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P4P Annual Review 2011 Report

WFP staff and partners gathered at the headquarters of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome, Italy for the third global Purchase for Progress (P4P) Annual Review to...

Enhancing Women's Leadership

During the COP17, the climate change negotiations in Durban at the end of last year, WFP, the UN Standing Committee on Nutrition, Action Against Hunger, the Public Health Institute, the World Bank...

Report from the 3rd P4P Technical Review Panel

The Technical Review Panel (TRP) meetingin September 2011 brought together a group of 10 experts on agricultural economics, market development and monitoring and evaluation. The TRP provides P4P with...

Reports on P4P Implementation

The P4P coordination unit at WFP's headquarter in Rome regularly consolidates reports from the 20 pilot countries and identifies key lessons and challenges.

Enhancing Market Transparency -- Agricultural Market Information System (AMIS)

This first, interim report introduces AMIS to a wide audience. It presents the rationale and process leading to the establishment of AMIS and illustrates the types of outputs that AMIS intends to...

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...

Occasional Paper 24 - Food Insecurity and Violent Conflict: Causes, Consequences, and Addressing the Challenges

This paper provides an overview of the link between food insecurity and violent conflict, addressing both traditional and emerging threats to security and political stability. It discusses the...

P4P Writeshop - Experience of P4P Capacity Building and Procurement from Farmer Organisations

One of the key deliverables of P4P is to document, publish and share lessons and best practices arising across the pilot countries with governments and other stakeholders. In six countries, fieldwork...

Occasional Paper 23 - WFP and Climate Change: a Review of Ongoing Experience and Recommendations for Action

Climate change could impact hard-won development gains and affect the food and nutrition security of many of the world's poorest and most vulnerable people.  As a frontline actor in the...