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Nutrition Causal Analysis Study

Acute malnutrition in south and central Somalia remain high, with GAM rates above the 15% emergency threshold, despite significant humanitarian interventions. The Nutrition Causal Analysis (NCA)...

The Complementarity Initiative - WFP simPESA, a cash response to sudden onset emergencies (Oct-Dec 2015)

In the first two weeks of December 2015, more than 40 WFP cash experts from around the world gathered in Kenya to test a new package of tools, systems and procedures for delivering cash quickly...

Iraq - mVAM Monitoring

In February 2015, WFP started remote phone-based data collection and food security monitoring in Iraq through the mVAM (mobile Vulnerability Analysis and Mapping) approach. Survey respondents are...

WFP Lebanon Situation Report #09, 03 February 2016

Highlights ·         In January, WFP assisted 594,899 Syrian refugees with USD 21.6. Approximately 52 percent of beneficiaries are female and 48 percent...

The Potential for Scale and Sustainability in Weather Index Insurance for Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods

Key lessons for donors and governments, backed-up with case study examples. 

Factsheet on WFP operations in North Kivu, DRC

Main facts and figures about WFP operations in North Kivu : map with WFP operations, figures per activities (General food distributions, Cash & Voucher, Food For Work, Emergency School Feeding,...

Weather Index-Based Insurance in Agricultural Development

A step-by-step guide decision-making tool to help practitioners decide if and how to implement weather index insurance.

Emergency School Feeding Factsheet in DRC

Key information about Emergency School Feeding in DRC (figures, what, why, who, where in DRC, challenges, opportunities).

WFP Ukraine Situation Report #13, 25 January 2016

Highlights In December 2015, WFP provided food to 120,000 people — the highest monthly distribution figure since the beginning of its Emergency Operation in November 2014. Ukraine EMOP Budget...

WFP El Niño Response in Ethiopia

WFP is working with the Government of Ethiopia to provide emergency food assistance to 7.6 million people in drought affected areas. More than ten million people are in need of assistance according...