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WFP's Assistance to China (1979-2005)

WFP has been present in China for 26 years. During this period, a total of 68 operations have been undertaken. These operations were related to development assistance, with the exception of four...

Madagascar - Profile des marchés pour les évaluations d'urgence de la sécurité alimentaire, January 2006

This study was undertaken as part of the World Food Programme (WFP) Strengthening Emergency Needs Assessments Capacity (SENAC) project. The objective of the project is to strengthen WFP capacity to...

Cote d'Ivoire - Profile des marchés pour les évaluations d'urgence de la sécurité alimentaire, January 2006

This study was undertaken as part of the World Food Programme (WFP) Strengthening Emergency Needs Assessments Capacity (SENAC) project. The objective of the project is to strengthen WFP capacity to...

République Démocratique du Congo - Profil des marchés pour les évaluations d'urgence en sécurité alimentaire, January 2006

This study was undertaken as part  of the World Food Programme (WFP) Strengthening Emergency Needs Assessments Capacity (SENAC) project. The objective of the project is to strengthen WFP...

Note on Humanitarian Access and its implications for WFP

This paper aims to explain the challenges faced by WFP in securing humanitarian access in conflict and non-conflict emergencies.  It also aims to describe WFP’s role and approach, within...

Targeting in Emergencies

Targeting is a process that spans the life of a food aid operation, not just the initial phases of identifying beneficiaries; finding the right balance between inclusion and exclusion errors,...

The Role and Application of Economic Analysis in WFP

The purpose of this paper is to present a framework for the role and use of economic analysis in WFP.  It will be used to focus WFP’s growing capacity in this area and to guide further...

Engagement in Poverty Reduction Strategies

This paper reflects on the opportunities and challenges for WFP engagement in the Poverty Reduction Strategy (PRS) process and associated programmes such as Sector-Wide Approaches (SWAPs). WFP/EB.A/...

Ending Child Hunger and Undernutrition Initiative: Global Framework for Action

The Ending Child Hunger and Undernutrition Initiative (ECHUI) is a global partnership that focuses attention on the causes and effects of child hunger and undernutrition. It aims to mobilize support...

Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies

This updated version of the policy framework includes four policies endorsed by WFP's Executive Board in 2006: (i) targeting in emergencies, (ii) food procurement in developing countries, (iii)...