The World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul brings together world leaders, international organizations, non-governmental organizations and civil society actors to review and rethink humanitarian action for our times. 

The World Food Programme will have an active presence at the summit, billed as a chance to stand up for humanity, We will be showcasing our expertise in pursuing the goal of Zero Hunger, and sharing our experience at the nexus of humanitarian action and sustainable development. By clicking on these links, you can access text, graphics and video that summarize our contribution to the debate.


The West African Ebola crisis mobilized the World Food Programme as never before – financially, logistically and technologically. It put to the test our capacity for speed and innovation, but also our staying power. Click here to visualize in simple graphics what we did and how we did it.

A look at the World Food Programme's response to the Ebola outbreak.