Innovation is critical to enable the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to deliver on its mandate to end hunger.

 

The WFP Innovation Accelerator 2017 a year in review

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WFP is deploying bold new tools and approaches across its global operations to help solve hunger. Explore the tools, technologies and approaches driving change.

Dalili

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2017
Location
Lebanon

Dalili is an online application giving hundreds of thousands of Syrian and Lebanese families up-to-date information on food prices and special offers at stores…

Maano - Virtual Farmers Market

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2016
Location
Zambia

Virtual Farmers’ Market (VFM) is an app-based e-commerce platform where farmers’ surplus and buyers’ demand for crops are advertised and traded. VFM provides a…

Building Blocks

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2016
Location
Jordan

WFP is taking first steps to harness blockchain technology to enhance our ability to provide effective, efficient assistance to the people we serve – and save…

Innovation

accelerator

Launched in 2016, the WFP Innovation Accelerator identifies, supports and scales high-potential solutions to hunger worldwide. The Innovation Accelerator is based in Munich, Germany.

Innovation Challenges
Innovation Bootcamps
Sprint Programme
Thought Leadership
Innovation Fund
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New blockchain and artificial intelligence solutions take top billing at the latest WFP Innovation Bootcamp in Munich, Germany...
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This is the story of Teresa, a mother who inspired others in the fight against malnutrition in Uganda.

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For football fanatics, there’s the World Cup. For all things innovation, music and film, there’s South by Southwest (SXSW). SXSW or simply ‘South by’, is the place to be…