Fact Sheets & Infographics
2016
08/29/2016 - 14:04
Low access to fortified products, in rural areas and particularly in the arid lands, remains a huge constraint to meeting the populations’ micronutrient needs. Fortification at the small scale...
Fact Sheets & Infographics
2016
08/29/2016 - 14:28
WFP’s role in fighting undernutrition is not only to treat it but also to prevent it being part of its contribution to addressing sustainable development goal 2 of ending hunger, achieving food...
2016
08/29/2016 - 13:25
Nutrition surveys carried out in June 2016 show that the rates of acute malnutrition are above 20 percent in four counties (Turkana, Marsabit, Mandera and East Pokot (in Baringo)) and 15 percent in...
Climate Change
Climate Change
08/29/2016 - 10:13
The R4 Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) is a strategic partnership between Oxfam America (OA) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP). R4 was initiated in 2011 to respond to the challenges faced by...
Fact Sheets & Infographics
2016
08/29/2016 - 14:51
Kenya is home to 600,000 refugees, the majority fleeing conflict in Somalia and South Sudan. This is the second largest refugee population in Africa, after Ethiopia. In Kenya, refugees live in camps...
Strategic Plans
2016
2016, India, Strategic Plans
2016, India, Strategic Plans
08/26/2016 - 11:50
India’s economic growth, self-sufficiency in cereal production in the last two decades and subsequent classification as a Lower Middle Income Country has necessitated redefining the role of WFP...
Fact Sheets & Infographics
2016
08/26/2016 - 11:41
Shan State, the largest State in Myanmar, borders with China in the north, Laos in the east and Thailand in the south. Its territory constitutes 23.2 percent of the entire country and is divided into...
EFSA - Emergency Assessments
2016
08/26/2016 - 15:28
In the urban areas assessed in June 2016, 30% of the households are food insecure with 2% severely food insecure. The level of food insecurity is considerably less than that seen in the drought...
FSMS - Monitoring, Updates and Bulletins
2016
08/25/2016 - 10:11
In May 2016, mVAM launched in Lesotho. Data collection began in June 2016, with food security data collected from traders and households, using both in-house operators and a commercial call center....
Impact Evaluations
2015
08/25/2016 - 10:01
The external mid-term evaluation of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) McGovern Dole (MGD)-supported World Food Program (WFP) School Feeding Program (SFP) in Kenya covers the period...