Policy / Publications

Publications List


Sierra Leone - Market Analysis Bulletin (Major Food and Cash Crops), 2010

This report provides important information on what motivates migration, who migrates, and where they end up working. It highlights the immense economic benefits of migration, both to individuals and...

Ethiopia - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission, February 2010

Accompanied by experts from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MoARD), the Central Statistics Authority (CSA) and by observers from USAID/FEWSNet and the Joint Research Centre of the...

2008 Annual Evaluation Report

This report summarizes the findings of three strategic evaluations (WFP policies for gender, capacity development and HIV and AIDS) and four operations evaluations (in Colombia, Kenya, Nicaragua, and...

WFP Evaluation Policy 2008

WFP’s evaluation policy (2008) defines a framework that ensures the independence, credibility and utility of evaluation at WFP. It confirms that the role of the Office of Evaluation is to...

Sudan - FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission, February 2010

An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited Southern Sudan from 19 October to 14 November 2009 to estimate cereal production and assess the overall food-security situation....

Opening Remarks to the WFP Executive Board; Rome, Italy (08/02/10)

My thanks to all who have been mentioned in a year of service, your great service to the World Food Programme. Mr. President, I think it is unanimous, you have successfully shepherded this Board...

Speech by Mr J. Sachs, Director of Earth Institute, and Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary-General on the Millenium Development Goals (09/02/10)

"I am here because I admire the World Food Programme tremendously. It is one of the most effective and most operational of all our multilateral institutions."

Occasional Paper 21 - Capacity Development for Hunger Solutions: Policy and Operational Frameworks - S.W. Omamo, H. Johnstone, U. Gentilini

Recent upheavals in the global food system have exposed tens of millions more people across the world to hunger. They have also laid bare the pressing need for investment in the policy, institutional...