Policy / Publications

Key Publications

2016 - WFP Aviation

WFP Aviation supports the humanitarian community’s response to multiple complex emergencies through a combination of airlifts, airfreights and airdrops.

The Cost of Hunger in Africa: Burkina Faso 2015

The Cost of Hunger in Africa (COHA) is an African Union Commission (AUC) led initiative through which countries are able to estimate the social and economic impact of child undernutrition in a given year.

2016 - WFP and Canada: Partnership against Hunger

The Government of Canada, through Global Affairs Canada,  is one of WFP’s most important partners and one of our largest overall contributors for the last five years.

2018 - WFP: Six Decades of Fighting Famine, Responding to Emergencies and Working to End Hunger

An overview of WFP's work in major emergencies since its establishment in 1961.

2018 - WFP's contribution to the SDGs

In seeking to end Hunger and promoting wide partnerships to do so, WFP works across the spectrum of Sustainable Development Goals enshrined in the 2030 Agenda.

2017 - Supply Chain at a Glance

​WFP's supply chain manages the entire process of end-to-end planning, procuring and delivering food assistance. This factsheet provides the facts and figures relating to WFP’s supply chain operations...

2018 - WFP and Food Fortification

This two-page document gives a brief introduction to food fortification and why it is a priority for WFP.


2018 - UNHRD mid-year review

See at a glance how the United Nations Humanitarian Response Depot supported its partners' response to global humanitarian crises in this overview of major shipments and events from January through June 2018....

2018 - WFP Malawi

A series of factsheets covering various topics including resilience, school meals, nutrition and refugee operations in Malawi. 

2018 - Bangladesh

 June 2018 - Emergency Dashboard