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Occasional Paper 23 - WFP and Climate Change: a Review of Ongoing Experience and Recommendations for Action

Climate change could impact hard-won development gains and affect the food and nutrition security of many of the world's poorest and most vulnerable people.  As a frontline actor in the...

2011 - WFP in Asia

Despite its rapid economic growth, the Asia Pacific region is home to an estimated 642 million hungry people - more than any other continent - and it has more than half of the world's billion...

Guinee - Suivi de la securite alimentaire, 2010

Guinea is a coastal west african county of some 11 million, undergoing a democratic transition. Shocks affecting the food security of Guinean households include global market shocks and political...

Madagascar - Mission FAO/PAM d'évaluation de la sécurité alimentaire, Novembre 2010

An FAO/WFP mission, comprising Ministry of Agriculture technical staff and WFP/FAO consultants, was conducted in Madagascar from 28 June to 31 July 2010 to evaluate the harvests and the state of food...

P4P Overview

The vision of Purchase for Progress (P4P) is to promote the development of agricultural markets in such a way that by 2013, at least 500,000 low-income smallholder farmers - most of whom are women -...

Sudan - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission to Southern Sudan, January 2011

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited Southern Sudan from 18 October to 12 November 2010 to estimate cereal production and assess the overall food-security situation....

EQAS Guidance Materials for Policy Evaluations

The Evaluation Quality Assurance System (EQAS) was developed to safeguard the evaluation principles of: independence, by setting standards that increase the impartiality in the evaluation processes...

P4P Achievements

Since the official launch of Purchase for Progress (P4P) in September 2008, the initiative brings together demand, supply, credit and policy actors to support smallholder friendly market development.

Impact Evaluation of WFP School Feeding Programmesin Kenya (1999-2008): A Mixed-Methods Approach

The first in a series of evaluations of the impact of school meals concludes that meals have helped boys and girls get into and through primary school and even on to secondary school. But the school...