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Follow-up to General Assembly Resolution 63/232 on Operational Activities for Development of the United Nations System: Extension of the WFP Strategic Plan

The Executive Director recommends that the Board extend the current WFP Strategic Plan by two years, until the end of 2013. A mid-term review of the WFP Strategic Plan (2008–2011) would be...

Responding for Results: WFP Delivers on its HIV and AIDS Programmes

 Update on WFP's response to HIV and AIDS

WFP Policy on Capacity Development

This document provides an update on the implementation of the 2004 policy “Building National and Regional Capacities” (WFP/EB.3/2004/4-B), which developed a framework for WFP’s then...

Consolidated Framework of WFP Policies

The document provides the Board and Secretariat with a compendium of all policies that remain relevant to WFP’s strategy and have not been superseded by newer policies. This framework continues...

WFP Evaluation Policy

 Evaluation at WFP was initiated in 1965 when it was recognized as an essential function to support good management practices. Since then, the evaluation function has undergone a number of...

Preparing for Tomorrow Today: Strategy for Managing and Developing Human Resources (2008-2011)

The Human Resources Division has initiated a multi-year strategy that responds to WFP’s Strategic Plan (2008–2011), which marks a historic shift from WFP as a food aid agency to WFP as a...

WFP Gender Policy: Corporate Action Plan (2010-2011)

The Corporate Action Plan is the operational tool for the WFP gender policy. The plan covers both the normative and the operational functions of WFP, and translates the gender policy into actions...

Global Challenge, National Response: WFP's Support to National AIDS Programmes

 Annual Update on WFP's response to HIV and AIDS

WFP Communications Strategy

This document sets out the strategic framework through which WFP will communicate its mission, work and results in alleviating global hunger. It defines our target audiences and the core messages we...

Ethiopia - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission, April 2012

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission visited Ethiopia from 31 October to 26 November 2011 to estimate the 2011 main meher season cereal and pulse production; review the 2011 secondary...