Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Food Security and Nutrition in Guatemala

This Strategic Review aims to provide an independent analysis of food and nutrition security in Guatemala as well as recommendations for the Government and other relevant actors, including international agencies, on...

2017 - Food Security and Nutrition in the Philippines

This Strategic Review supports achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 2 and the country’s vision as spelled out in Ambisyon Natin 2040, and complements the formulation of the Philippine Development Plan (...

2017 - Uganda - Zero Hunger Review

The aim of this Strategic Review was to analyze: the situation of hunger, food and nutrition security in Uganda in line with SDG2 targets; the policy, legal and institutional frameworks to the extent to...

Shock-responsive social protection in Latin America and the Caribbean

What factors enable social protection systems to be more responsive to shocks?

This is the main research question of the Study on Shock-responsive Social Protection in Latin America...

2016 - WFP and Bangladesh - Review of 2016

During 2016, Bangladesh has seen a period of continued and impressive economic progress registering a GDP growth of 7.1 percent for the year and with strong social development gains.

2017 - Water for food security - Lessons learned from a review of water-related interventions

Water, food security and nutrition are inextricably interlinked. This report, developed by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), provides an insight on the comparative advantages, challenges, and opportunities of...

2016 in Review - WFP-EU Partnership

As the WFP and European Union continue to work closely together towards Zero Hunger, changing lives, investing in futures, and leaving no one behind are the common values we hold.

2016 - Comprehensive Food Security Monitoring Exercise (CFSME)

The 2016 WFP/REACH CFSME builds on our experience from 2014 and 2015. Importantly, it provides directly comparable data to the previous years, enabling us to identify trends and better inform our...

2016 - R4 - Rural Resilience Initiative - Quarterly Report Oct-Dec

During this quarter, end of season assessments were carried out in Ethiopia and Senegal. In Malawi, smallholders registered for insurance for the 2016/2017 season, while in Zambia land preparation...

2017 - The impacts of climate change on food security and livelihoods in Karamoja

Karamoja’s population is highly dependent on subsistence agriculture, which is sensitive to climate conditions, making agriculture one of the most vulnerable sectors to the impacts of climate change. The...