Policy / Publications

Key Publications

2017 - Virtual Farmers’ Market: A digital solution connecting farmers to markets

The Virtual Farmers Market is an app-based market place where farmers and buyers can meet, negotiate deals and make transactions. This 2-pager provides an overview of the project and the piloting of ‘Maano...

Myanmar Operational Report - Release 3/2017

In this release:-

Successful continuation of e-wallet pilot project

External evaluation of WFP's programmes in Myanmar published

Study to Brazil on school feeding programmes

Study trip...

2016 - Fast Facts: WFP's policy for South-South and Triangular Cooperation

Driven by rising country demand and a changing operating environment, WFP is strengthening its efforts in facilitating South-South and triangular cooperation. Approved in May 2015, WFP’s Policy on Supporting...

WFP Country Offices engaged in South-South cooperation

In 2015, more than 60 percent of WFP Country Offices were engaged in South-South cooperation. For WFP, brokering South-South cooperation means changing our roles from direct implementers to facilitators, connectors...

2016 - Two minutes on Country Capacity Strengthening

Provides an overview of WFP's engagement and role in strengthening countries' capacities to achieve Food Security and Nutrition objectives.

2015 - All About WFP

An infographic showing WFP key facts for 2015

WFP and Urban Safety Nets

The World Food Programme (WFP) is working with governments at all levels to maximize food security and nutrition through safety net programmes, including in urban environments.

This two-pager explains why...

2016 - WFP at Habitat III

Habitat III is the United Nations third conference (1976, 1996 and 2016) on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. This year, it will take place in Quito, Ecuador, from 17-20 October 2016. These factsheets...

2016 - Aviation Operational Snapshot Jan- June 2016

Between January and June 2016, WFP Aviation moved 8,808 mt of cargo through airlifts and airfreights. During the same period, the United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) transported passengers to more than...

2016 - WFP at the UN General Assembly

Every year, heads of government and heads of state from the 193 member countries of the United Nations gather in New York for the UN General Assembly's High-Level Week. These factsheets highlight some of the...