Food for Peace Fiscal Year 2018 Fact Sheet

In Fiscal Year 2018, USAID's Office of Food for Peace reached approximately 76 million people in 59 countries, including 68 million people with emergency assistance and 8 million people with development assistance.

Food Assistance by Funding Account

Total Development Food Assistance $430.6 million 254,275 MT 15 countries
Development Food Assistance (TitleII) $350.6 million 254,275 MT 14 countries
Community Development Funds (CDF) $80.0 million --- 6 countries
Total Emergency Food Assistance $3,283.8 million 2,244,815 MT 58 countries
International Food Relief Partnership (Title II) $11.6 million 2,561 MT 19 countries
Emergency Food Assistance (Title II) $1,428.9 million 1,209,931 MT 27 countries
Emergency Food Security Program (IDA) $1,843.3 million 1,032,323 MT 48 countries
Total Food Assistance $3,714.5 million 2,499,0990 MT 59 countries

* The total number of countries is not the sum of countries by funding account because many programs overlap geographically and each country is only counted once. 

Food Assistance Funding by Modality

U.S. In-Kind  46%
Regional & International Procurement 18%
Food Vouchers 13%
Cash Transfers for Food 9%
Local Procurement 9%
Other 4%

* Other operations included twinning, complementary services, monitoring and evaluation.

Top Five Emergency Responses

Somalia $258 million
Ethiopia $305 million
Yemen $361 million
South Sudan $398 million
Syria Response $515 million

 

Development Assistance

Food for Peace adresses chronic hunger through activities around:

  • Maternal & Child Health & Nutrition
  • Agriculture & Livelihoods
  • Water, Sanitation & Hygiene
  • Infrastructure & Assets
  • Access to Markets & Finance
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Last updated: May 13, 2019