Project profile — Food Assistance - West Bank and Gaza - UN Consolidated Appeal 2013


WFP - World Food Programme (41140)
2013-07-01 - 2014-06-30
Global Affairs Canada
EGM Europe, Arctic, Middle East and Magh

Country / region 

• West Bank Gaza (100.00%)


• Emergency Response: Emergency food aid (72040) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (significant objective)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (significant objective)
• Youth Issues (significant objective)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (significant objective)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


This project aims improve the resilience of Palestinian women, men and children, by ensuring that about 285,000 non-refugee Palestinians in Gaza and 263,000 non-refugee Palestinians in the West Bank have access to safe, nutritious and sufficient food. Project activities include: providing emergency food assistance, distributing food vouchers, ensuring children at school receive sufficient food, and monitoring access to food. The project also provides support to institutions that care for the most vulnerable people.

Expected results 

The expected intermediate outcomes for this project include: increased access to food for hunger-affected women, men, and children to meet their basic human needs.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by implementing partners
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