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Reducing poverty and hunger: the critical role of financing for food, agriculture and rural development (2002)

At the 2002 International Conference on Financing for Development in Monterrey, FAO, IFAD and WFP developed a common approach to highlight the critical role of financing rural development, food and...

WFP Annual Report 2002

Despite global abundance, nearly 800 million people in developing countries are chronically hungry. Wherever hunger is a crisis, WFP is on the front line, meeting the nutritional needs of today while...

Cambodia - Estimation of Poverty Rates at Commune-Level: Using the Small-Area Estimation Technique to Obtain Reliable Estimates, October 2002

The purpose of this report is to provide refined poverty maps for Cambodia using the recently developed small-area estimation technique. The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has...

India - Food Insecurity Atlas of Urban India, October 2002

This study is organised into six chapters. This first chapter introduces the topic. The second chapter is on food availability and affordability. Food availability, physical access to food, levels of...

Afghanistan - Countrywide Food Needs Assessment for Rural Settled Populations, September 2002

During July and September 2002, a nationwide assessment to estimate the levels to which rural settled populations in Afghanistan could meet food requirements in the coming year, was conducted. This...

Mid-Term Evaluation of the Kenya Country Programme (1999-2003)

The mid-term evaluation of the Kenya Country Programme (CP) is one in a series of evaluations of CPs mandated by the Executive Board to assess the merits of moving from individual development...

Thematic Evaluation of Special Operations

Although WFP has undertaken special logistics interventions during most of its history, the Special Operations (SO) category became an official, separate, programme category following discussions on...