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Leading The Way

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

Each year, WFP USA hosts events and lectures to award leaders in the fight against hunger and facilitate discussions around improving food security.

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