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P4P 6th Annual Consultation Reports

This sixth Purchase for Progress (P4P) Annual Consultation, “Beyond the Pilot – A Dialogue on Future Opportunities", provided an opportunity for partners to discuss lessons that...

P4P Procurement - Final Consolidated Report

The Final Consolidated Procurement Report (2013 - 2013) provides a comprehensive overview of Purchase for Progress (P4P) experience with smallholder-friendly procurement. For five years,...

The P4P Story - Connecting Farmers to Markets

This publication provides an overview of the achievements made, challenges faced and lessons learned throughout the five year Purchase for Progress (P4P) pilot. It highlights the experience of...

Purchase for Progress (P4P) - Reflections on the pilot

This report presents WFP’s perspective on the five-year pilot, from the unique vantage point of the principal implementing agency. It provides a comprehensive view of key components of the...

P4P Partnerships - Final Consolidated Report

The Final Consolidated Partnerships Report provides an overview of P4P’s partnerships from September 2008-December 2013. P4P has engaged in over 500 partnerships over the pilot period, bringing...

P4P Farmers' Organizations and Capacity Development - Final Consolidated Report

The Final Consolidated Farmers’ Organizations (FOs) and Capacity Development Report provides a snapshot of P4P’s engagement with FOs from 2009 to 2013. P4P engaged with over 830 FOs over...

P4P’s Women’s Empowerment Pathways: Roadblocks and Successes

Throughout the five year pilot, Purchase for Progress (P4P) has grown from a gender-conscious project to a gender-transformative one, specifically targeting and testing models that benefit women...

P4P Gender Strategy

The Agriculture Learning and Impacts Network (ALINe), based within the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), undertook an extensive literature review to establish best practices and also carried...

Report from the 4th P4P Technical Review Panel

The Fourth Technical Review Panel meeting (TRP) meeting, bringing together nine experts on agricultural economics, market development and M&E who have served in an advisory capacity to WFP since...

Report from P4P Monitoring and Evaluation technical meeting 2011

In April 2011, WFP convened a two day meeting in Washington, D.C., USA to discuss various aspects of the local and regional procurement of food. The participants represented a range of stakeholders...