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U.S. Global Food Security Policy

Fighting hunger abroad starts at home. World Food Program USA works to protect and promote U.S. policies and programs aimed at ending global hunger.

History of U.S. Global Food Security Policy

We work with Congress to advance policies that ensure the world's most vulnerable people have access to nutritious food.

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Reports and Publications

Read the WFP USA research that shapes policy on key food security and humanitarian issues.

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Policy Resources

Take a look at the data that helps us achieve our policy and advocacy goals.

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What We're Reading

Check out our archive of reports, articles, and other publications that we're reading day to day.

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Testimony and Public Appearances

WFP USA actively participates in conversations around food security in Washington, D.C. and beyond.

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Awards and Events

Meet the men and women who are leading the humanitarian fight to end world hunger.

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Featured Op-Eds

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Photo: WFP/George Fominyen School Meals Funding Is an Invaluable Investment in Humanity

Hungry children do not build prosperous economies or peaceful societies. School meals represent one of the most affordable and effective investments we can ever make in humanity.

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Photo: AP/Anupam Nath The Private Sector Can Play a Role in Easing World Hunger

Mark Kennedy, chairman of the Economic Club of Minnesota, and Rick Leach, WFP USA CEO, explain how the private sector and charities can work together.

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Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: Hunger in Latin America

What can be done to get progress in Latin America back on track? Andy Jarvis, a data scientist at CIAT, and Chase Sova, sr. director of public policy at WFP USA weigh in.

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