Food for Peace Fiscal Year 2019 Fact Sheet

In Fiscal Year 2019, USAID's Office of Food for Peace reached tens of millions of people in 55 countries.

Food Assistance by Funding Account

Total Emergency Food Assistance $4,027.3 million 2,343,392 MT 55 countries
International Food Relief Partnership (Title II) $8.1 million 1,558 14 countries
Emergency Food Assistance (Title II) $1,460.3 million 1,315,556 26 countries
Emergency Food Security Program (IDA) $2,559.0 million 1,026,277 48 countries
Total Development Food Assistance $361.9 million 243,180 MT 12 countries
Development Food Assistance (TitleII) $281.9 million 243,180 MT 12 countries
Community Development Funds (CDF) $80.0 million --- 5 countries
Total Food Assistance $4,389.2 million 2,499,090 MT 55 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  41%
Regional & International Procurement 17%
Food Vouchers 16%
Cash Transfers for Food 13%
Local Procurement 10%
Other 3%

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

Top Five Emergency Responses

Somalia $305 million
Ethiopia $336 million
South Sudan $376 million
Syria Regional Response $476 million
Yemen $585 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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Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 9:00am

Last updated: January 14, 2020