Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - Food Assistance for Assets

Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) is one of WFP’s flagship initiatives aimed at addressing the most food-insecure people’s immediate food needs with cash, vouchers or food transfers and improving their...

2017 - The Three-pronged Approach (3PA) factsheet

An innovative programming approach, 3PA was developed by WFP in consultation with governments and partners. The aim is to strengthen the design, planning and implementation of programmes in resilience building,...

2017 - Emergency Preparedness Infographic

This infographic sets out how WFP prepares for an emergency operation. In 2015, WFP provided emergency assistance to 50 million people in 59 countries.

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 - 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...