Building Blocks

Established
2017
Countries
Pakistan

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…

Hydroponic Food Computers

Established
2017
Countries
Jordan

AIMs

Established
2017
Countries
South Sudan

Satellite-based asset monitoring system (AIMs) seeks to enhance WFP’s ability to monitor the impact of Food Assistance for Assets (FFA) programme on local communities…

AgriUp

Established
2016
Countries
Guatemala

The lives of small-holder farmers could be revolutionized by AgriUp, a low bandwidth smartphone application currently under development.

Maano - Virtual Farmers Market

Established
2016
Countries
Zambia

Virtual Farmers Market (VFM) is an app-based information platform where farmers’ surplus and buyers’ demand for crops are advertised and traded. Relying on the same …

Tech For Food

Established
2016
Countries
Lebanon

In the Middle East, WFP is helping Syrian refugees build a brighter future by building digital skills and forging new livelihood opportunities. 

Hydroponic Growing | Peru

Established
2016
Countries
Peru

In Lima, Peru, WFP is using low tech hydroponics to provide important access to nutritious foods and support local businesswomen. 

Nutrifami

Established
2016
Countries
Colombia

NutriFami is an e-learning and food purchase tracking application designed to help train insecure communities on good nutrition and healthy eating habits.

MAPS

Established
2016
Countries
El Salvador

WFP El Salvador is finalising the development of the Monitoring App for Social Programmes (MAPS in its Spanish acronym) – previously known as Nutrimiles – with the…

Transformers

Established
2016
Countries
Kenya

Transformers is re-purposing surplus food, destined for landfill, into nutritious school meals for thousands of schoolchildren in Kenya.

Zero Post Harvest Losses

Established
2015
Countries
East Africa

WFP is scaling up a Zero Post Harvest Losses Programme that sells low cost, locally produced silos and provides training to smallholder farmers in developing countries.

ShareTheMeal

Established
2014
Countries
Global

ShareTheMeal is a smartphone app that enables users to "share their meal" with hungry children – with just a tap. 

Adaptive Programming

Established
2014
Countries
Global

WFP is currently scaling up a real-time data analysis and adaptive programming project across countries in Africa and Latin America.