WFP works with smallholders by purchasing food from them to develop markets, boost local economies, and spur agricultural improvements, using learnings from its P4P pilot programme.
Poverty creates vulnerability to hunger and shocks that can push people closer to malnutrition and starvation. Social Protection tackles poverty and vulnerability directly and WFP supports a number of social...
Between January and June 2015, UNHAS operated flights in 17 countries, serving more than 300 scheduled destinations.
A world with zero hunger can only be achieved when every woman, man, girl and boy has equal opportunities, equal access to resources and equal voice in the decisions that shape their households, communities and...
Three months on from the earthquake that devastated huge areas of Nepal, WFP takes stock of its response.
WFP’s School meals is an effective safety net, helping to ensure every child has access to education, health and nutrition. This infographic summarises WFP’s interventions in 2014.
Eradicating world hunger sustainably by 2030 will require an estimated additional $267 billion/year on average for investments in rural and urban areas and in social protection.
The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa has become one of the largest global public health crises in recent history. WFP has worked on the frontline since the beginning of the outbreak.
These infographics provide a snapshot showing the gender balance in a number of WFP’s programmes and emergencies, comparing the statistics on women and men, girls and boys, receiving food assistance. ...
Produced by FAO, IFAD and WFP, the State of Food Insecurity in the World 2015 shows estimates of undernourishment and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal and World Food Summit hunger targets.