Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 - The Weather Risk Management Facility (WRMF)

The Weather Risk Management Facility (WRMF) is a joint initiative by the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) established in 2008 to reduce smallholders'...

2017 - Lao PDR - Cook Book

Recipes for primary school and home meals

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 - Food security and emigration - El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras

Why people flee and the impact on family members left behind in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras shows the need to invest in long-term programmes to discourage people in the Dry Corridor from emigrating ...

2017- National Guidelines on the Management of Moderate Acute Malnutrition for children under five years

This publication was launched last week by WFP Philippines in partnership with the Department of Health .

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...

2017- Bangladesh Country Strategic Plan (CSP)

WFP Bangladesh Country Strategic Plan (2017-2020) focuses on longer-term national nutrition-sensitive social protection, resilience building, and emergency response preparedness to achieve Zero Hunger, while...

2017 - World Food Assistance - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

This global report provides a comprehensive quantitative and qualitative analysis of trends, challenges and innovative solutions in food assistance at a time of complex emergencies and soaring needs.