This operation has expired on 31 December 2015.
The Government of the Republic of Zambia has adopted the Sixth National Development Plan to combat malnutrition, promote stainable agriculture and provide essential social protection. WFP supports this through its food assistance programme, procuring most of the food locally.
- improving human capital through food-based safety nets, using in-kind food and vouchers and including school feeding and support for vulnerable groups;
- disaster risk management and response by increasing the Government’s capacity to reduce vulnerability to climate shocks, disasters and environmental degradation; and