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Publications List


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...

P4P Resources

P4P links WFP’s demand for staple food commodities with the technical expertise of a wide range of partners to support smallholder farmers boost their agricultural production and sell their...

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...

WFP’s School Feeding Policy: A Policy Evaluation

Commissioned by WFP’s Executive Board when approving the Policy, this early evaluation assessed: the quality of the Policy itself; results so far; and the factors influencing these results/...

P4P Monthly Updates - 2011

Every month the P4P team produces a handy PDF outlining all the key developments in this innovative five-year pilot programme to connect smallholder farmers to markets.

WFP's Agriculture and Market Support in Uganda (2009-2014): A Strategic Evaluation (mid-term)

This report presents the key findings, conclusions and recommendations of the mid-term strategic evaluation of the WFP Uganda Agriculture and Market Support Project (AMS) (2009 - 2014). AMS is the...

P4P Overview

The vision of Purchase for Progress (P4P) is to promote the development of agricultural markets in such a way that by 2013, at least 500,000 low-income smallholder farmers - most of whom are women -...

P4P Achievements

Since the official launch of Purchase for Progress (P4P) in September 2008, the initiative brings together demand, supply, credit and policy actors to support smallholder friendly market development.

WFP 2008 – 2013 Purchase for Progress (P4P) Initiative: A Strategic Evaluation (mid-term)

This report presents the key findings, conclusions and recommendations of the mid-term strategic evaluation of the WFP Purchase for Progress Initiative (P4P). P4P is a five-year pilot initiative...

P4P Monitoring and Evaluation

WFP has established a range of mechanisms to capture and share critical information, allowing for continuous monitoring and review of the conditions and impact of P4P on smallholders’...