Giorgia Pergolini

Climate Services and Communications

WFP Climate and Disaster Risk Reduction Programmes Unit leads the overall policy, programme and technical support to WFP climate and disaster risk reduction activities, as well as resource mobilization efforts for global climate and disaster risk reduction policy and programming initiatives; manages WFP's portfolio of innovative global climate and disaster risk reduction programs​ (this includes a range of initiatives focused in three main areas: i. Climate change adaption, analysis and services; ii. Resilience, risk management and micro-insurance; and iii. Fuel, protection, stoves, and carbon credits); coordinates WFP's technical and policy support to Country Offices, Regional Bureau, and through these offices to national government efforts to reduce the impacts of climate change and disasters on food security and nutrition; ​represents WFP in relevant inter-agency, inter-governmental and other processes and forums.

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Food security and climate change assessment: Sudan

This assessment, published jointly by WFP and the UK Met Office, outlines how climate risks impact household food security and livelihoods in Sudan.

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Sri Lanka: Consolidated Livelihood Exercise for Analysing Resilience

This case study focuses on livelihood mapping in rural areas in Sri Lanka to better understand spatial patterns of livelihood and vulnerability.

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The R4 Resilience Initiative in Senegal

This article explains the integrated, multi-faceted approach of the R4 Rural Resilience Initiative; a ground-breaking approach for improving food security in the poorest communities.

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Impacts of climate change on food security and livelihoods in Karamoja

This study provides information on the existing threats to food security and livelihoods among households in Karamoja, and how climate change will exacerbate the situation

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Afghanistan - Climate Change: What Does it Mean for Rural Livelihoods and Food Security?

In this report, we show how drought and flood risks have changed over the past thirty years, and what impact this has had on rural livelihoods and food security in the country. 

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Timor-Leste: Consolidated Livelihood Exercise for Analysing Resilience

This document provides an overview of the ways in which climate and livelihoods interact in the country. A special section on El Nino impacts is also included.

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