Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - UNHRD

See at a glance how the United Nation Humanitarian Response Depot supported its partners’ response to global humanitarian crises in this overview of major shipments and events in 2017.

2017 - Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS) - State of Odisha, India

WFP is currently supporting the state of Odisha to transform its Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS). This is one of the Indian Government's most important instruments of policy aimed at food security,...

2017 - Climate Risks and Food Security in Tajikistan

This document reviews some of the main existing studies, national strategies and reports related to climate impacts on food security and livelihoods in Tajikistan. It was produced under the Climate Adaptation...

2017 - SAFE Access to Fuel and Energy Initiative in DRC

Country specific factsheet for SAFE (Safe Access to Fuel and Energy) interventions in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The factsheet provides an overview of the success of SAFE in DRC that relies on an innovative...

2017 - SAFE Access to Fuel and Energy Initiative in Senegal

Country specific factsheet for SAFE (Safe Access to Fuel and Energy) interventions in Senegal. The factsheet provides an overview of the success of SAFE in Senegal that relies on an innovative combination of energy-...

2017 - R4 Rural Resilience Initiative - Quarterly Report July-September 2017

The R4 Rural Resilience Initiative (R4) is a strategic partnership between Oxfam America (OA) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP). R4 was initiated in 2011 to respond to the challenges faced by food-insecure...

2017 - What a 2°C and 4°C warmer world could mean for global food insecurity.

This infographic shows what a 2°C and 4°C warmer world could mean for global food insecurity. A 2°C warmer world could mean that 189 million people could experience levels of vulnerability to food...

2017 - Nutrition Policy Summary Brochure

In February 2017, WFP adopted a new nutrition policy (2017-2021), which reaffirms WFP’s commitment to prioritizing nutrition in its work to achieve zero hunger. The policy places the promotion of healthy diets...

2017 - Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon

Vulnerability Assessment of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon 

2017 - Chief of Staff, Rehan Asad - Biography

Rehan Asad was appointed as the World Food Programme’s Chief of Staff in July 2017. The new Department headed by Mr Asad will focus on strengthening the role WFP plays as one of the world’s...