Policy / Publications

Key Publications

2017 - Two minutes to learn about school meals

In the fight against hunger, school meals are a sound investment in the next generation, which is why WFP provided meals, snacks or take-home food to 16.4 million children in 60 countries last year. 

2017 - How Climate drives Hunger

This document provides a compendium of the main findings and lessons learnt from food security climate analyses undertaken by WFP and partners under the Climate Adaptation Management and Innovation Initiative (C-...

2017 - Counting the Beans - the true cost of a plate of food around the world

Where in the world is the most expensive plate of food? This publication exposes the relative price of a nutritious meal in countries around the globe when compared to the average daily income.

2017 - Pro-Smallholder Food Assistance: A Strategy for Boosting Smallholder Resilience and Market Access Worldwide

This strategy and background paper provide an integrated view of and rationale for WFP's wide and deep pro-smallholder portfolio.

2017 - WFP Aviation Snapshot (January-June)

Read about how WFP Aviation assisted in responding to some of the most complex humanitarian crises around the world through the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service and other services.

2017 - Rural Resilience Initiative - Quarterly Report (April-June 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 - The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) Report

This year’s edition of The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World marks the beginning of a regular monitoring of progress towards achieving the food security and nutrition targets set by the 2030...

Le coût de la faim en Afrique - Tchad

L’incidence sociale et économique de la sous-nutrition chez l’enfant au Tchad.

2017 - WFP Environmental Policy

The Environmental Policy commits WFP to consistently respond to environmental risks and opportunities in its own activities, so that WFP can better help to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and end hunger....

2017 - Working for Zero Hunger

The World Food Programme saves lives in emergencies and empowers people to create a more secure, nourishing future. Amid funding challenges, we work hard, with governments and multiple partners, to...