80 MILLION PEOPLE
reached with food assistance in
Children remained the primary focus
of WFP's support, accounting for
of total beneficiaries
WFP reduced the average lead time
FROM 120 TO 68 DAYS
to procure and move food to recipient countries
WFP assisted more than
42 MILLION PEOPLE
WFP assisted more than a million people forced to flee their homes
due to breakdown of law and order.
Conflict across vast parts of the country in the summer of 2014 triggered widespread internal displacement and overwhelming humanitarian needs. WFP responded by providing food assistance to some 2.2 million people.
WFP provided more than a million people with food and cash following the Super-Typhoon Haiyan that smashed into the Philippines archipelago in 2013 and posed a logistics challenge requiring massive mobilisation of resources.
Conflict pushed millions into food insecurity in the world's newest country. Even before the conflict, WFP was assisting more than 2 million people.
The Syrian Regional Emergency continued to be WFP's largest and most complex operation. WFP provided food for as many as 4.9 million people inside Syria and assisted more than a million refugees in neighbouring countries.
The 2014 Ebola epidemic was the largest in history, affecting multiple countries in West Africa - Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone. In response, WFP provided critically needed food to more than 2 million people, logistics expertise to humanitarian agencies and built treatment centres in the three countries
Women and Children
25.3 million boys and
25.7 million girls
Internally displaced people
Pregnant women and nursing mothers receiving additional nutrition support
People affected by HIV/AIDS receiving
Countries receiving assistance for tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS
Health centres and clinics receiving
the amount of food
procured in 92 Countries
The percentage of food procured in developing Countries
Emergency operations (EMOPs)
Country programmes (CPs)
Special operations (SOs)
Protracted relief and recovery operations (PRROs)
Development projects (DEVs)
Girls as a percentage of all schoolchildren receiving WFP Assistance
Hectares of land protected or improved
Kilometres of roads and
123 bridges constructed or repaired
Government Staff Trained
Value of cash and voucher transfers compared to US$506 million in 2013
More than 90 percent of cash and voucher transfers were provided within emergency programmes aimed at saving lives and livelihoods
The amount of food purchased under the P4P project
WFP's partnerships seek to:
alleviate hunger through food assistance, nutrition support and social safety nets; eliminate the root causes of hunger and poverty through long-term support to sustainable agricultural development and rural transformation for the most vulnerable people.
The amount of cash and in-kind donations from corporations, foundations
of one year or longer
Women among international recruits and professional officers
In 2015, WFP plans
to provide more than
WFP is the world’s largest humanitarian organization fighting hunger worldwide.
In 2014, WFP reached 80 million people with food assistance in 82 countries.
For more information about our work, please visit www.wfp.org