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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...

Food Procurement Annual Report 2009

WFP’s general policy is to purchase from pre-qualified suppliers through a competitive bidding process. Competitive bidding guarantees that the best possible prices are obtained and that the...

Evaluation of Guatemala protracted relief and recovery operation 104570: "Recovery and Prevention of undernutrition for vulnerable groups"

This report evaluates WFP Guatemala PRRO supporting the Government efforts to address chronic undernutrition.  The evaluation found that its design is based on thorough knowledge of needs,...

Joint Thematic Evaluation of FAO and WFP Support to Information Systems for Food Security.

This first joint evaluation of FAO and WFP support to information systems for food security concludes that collaboration between FAO and WFP is greater than expected, challenging the common...

Cameroun - Evaluation approfondie de la securite alimentaire et de l'autosuffisance des refugies centrafricains dans les regions de l'Adamaoua et de l'Est du Cameroun, January 2010

Les réfugiés centrafricains (Mbororos, Gbaya et autres) affluent au Cameroun depuis l’année 2005 jusqu’à ce jour. Le dernier recensement/enregistrement du HCR d’octobre 2009 indique...

Philippines - Emergency Food Security Assessment of IDPs and Returnees in Mindanao, January 2010

The primary objective of this assessment was to update the existing information on the situation of IDPs in evacuation camps and examine the status of returnees and resettlers in terms of food...

Bolivia - Food Security Monitoring, 2010

This report reviews the effects of the drought and updates on the current food security condition. In the end of 2009 El Chaco regions of the departments of Santa Cruz, Tarija and Chuquisaca...