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P4P Primer

The P4P Primer describes the evolution of the P4P pilot during the first three years of implementation. It provides the internal and external background and context for P4P, reviews P4P in detail (...

P4P Monthly Updates - 2014

Every month the Purchase for Progress (P4P) team produces a newsletter, highlighting events, reports, stories from the field and other key developments in this innovative five-year...

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...

Building resilience through asset creation

Building resilience is about concerted efforts to enhance the capacities, assets and systems of the most vulnerable households, communities and countries to prepare for, withstand and bounce back...

WFP 2008-2013 ‘Purchase for Progress’ Pilot Initiative - A Strategic Final Evaluation. Terms of Reference.

The terms of reference of the  ‘Purchase for Progress’ pilot initiative aim to inform stakeholders about the evaluation, clarify expectations and requirements and guide the...

Purchase for Progress (P4P) Fourth Annual Consultation Report

In January 2013, 98 World Food Programme (WFP) staff and 99 partners from 25 countries gathered at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome, Italy...

P4P Gender

 P4P seeks to facilitate fair and full inclusion of male and female smallholder farmers participating in the initiative and foster equal opportunity to benefit from their participation. This...

WFP Gender Policy: A Policy Evaluation

The evaluation covers WFP’s 2009 Policy for “Promoting Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Addressing Food and Nutrition Challenges” and its associated Corporate Action...

P4P Annual Consultation - Executive Summary

The Fourth P4P Annual Consultation was held in Rome in late January, with almost 200 participants from 25 countries.

P4P Monthly Updates - 2013

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.