World Crisis Database

  • Type: UN Humanitarian Programme
  • Location: Italy
  • Address:

    Parco dei Medici 00148 - Rome - Italy

  • Phone: 3906651312
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World Food Programme



Organization Summary

The World Food Programme (WFP) is the food aid branch of the United Nations, and the world's largest humanitarian organization addressing hunger worldwide. WFP provides food, on average, to 90 million people per year, 58 million of whom are children. From its headquarters in Rome and more than 80 country offices around the world, WFP works to help people who are unable to produce or obtain enough food for themselves and their families. It is a member of the United Nations Development Group and part of its Executive Committee.