Policy / Publications

Key Publications


2017 -WFP and Social Protection - Haiti Case Study

The government of Haiti, with support from WFP and partners, is setting up safety nets for the most vulnerable households in the country and for pregnant and lactating women. WFP’s support includes government...

2017 - WFP and Social Protection - Somalia Case Study

WFP is working with the government and humanitarian partners to help Somalia develop its social protection policy and system.

2017 - Sri Lanka Drought Impact Assessment

Drought impact assessment and monitoring using computer-assisted telephone interviewing (CATI) services.

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.

2016 - School Meals infographic

WFP’s School meals programmes are effective safety nets, helping to ensure that every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This infographic highlights important figures from 2016.

2017 - Assistant Executive Director - Biography

Ramiro Armando de Oliveira Lopes da Silva became Deputy Executive Director in March 2010. In October 2012, his title was changed from Deputy Executive Director
to Assistant Executive Director. Prior...

2017 - Assistant Executive Director - Biography

Manoj Juneja became Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Executive Director for Resource Management at the World Food Programme in January 2013. The appointment follows a career spanning five years in the private...

2017 - WFP Deputy Executive Director - Biography

Amir Mahmoud Abdulla became the Deputy Executive Director of the World Food Programme in March 2009.

Mr Abdulla is currently based in Rome and leads the implementation of the new corporate...

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...