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Thematic Evaluation of the WFP School Feeding in Emergency Situations

This evaluation focused on demonstrating how WFP’s school feeding can address the needs of people in emergency contexts, with a view to learning from current practice and improving future...

Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies

At its Annual Session in 2002, WFP's Executive Board welcomed the Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies and asked the Secretariat to submit the latest version of the policy framework as an...

Evaluation of Indonesia Special Operation 10498.0

This information note summarizes findings, recommendations and lessons learned from an evaluation of the WFP Shipping Service (WFPSS), which was undertaken by the Office of Evaluation (OEDE) at the...

Ethiopia: integrated risk financing to protect livelihoods and foster development (2006)

A proposal for reform to the emergency relief system in Ethiopia by building on recent innovations in resource mobilization as well as delivery mechanisms to better address the needs of beneficiaries...

World Hunger Series 2006: Hunger and Learning

When most people think about hunger, they focus on its physical manifestations: the emaciation of famine-affected populations, the small stature of chronically malnourished people. But for those who...

Mid-Term Evaluation of the Indonesia PRRO 10069 "Assistance to Recovery and Nutritional Rehabilitation"

In Indonesia, a low-income food-deficit country, more than 100 million people live near or below the poverty line. There are numerous slums; many rural areas lack basic infrastructure; high levels of...

Food Procurement in Developing Countries

WFP’s current policy is to procure food in a manner that is cost-effective, timely and appropriate to beneficiary needs, encouraging procurement from developing countries to the widest extent...

Evaluation of EMOP 10339.0/01: Assistance to populations affected by conflict in greater Darfur, West Sudan.

This independent evaluation examined the work of the emergency operation in Darfur from April 2004 to December 2005. The purposes were accountability to the Board, donors, beneficiaries and...

WFP Annual Report 2006

While there were no catastrophic events like the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami or the 2005 Kashmir earthquake, there were several large natural disasters in 2006, for example the May earthquake in...