The UN World Food Programme and the Development of Food Aid

Synopsis

This book is the first history of the World Food Programme, the food aid arm of the United Nations. It tells the story of the growth of WFP from modest beginings as a three-year experiment in 1963-65 to its current role as the main source of international food aid for both disaster relief and development against the background of the evolution and development of food aid.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2001