Innovation is critical to enable the United Nations World Food Programme to deliver on its mandate to reach Zero Hunger. 

Design. Fail. Iterate. Scale.

 

Explore our Year in Review

Discover

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

Hydroponics | Chad

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2018
Location
Chad

Refugees in Chad are building low-tech hydroponics units to grow fresh animal fodder and fight hunger

Dalili

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2017
Location
Lebanon

The Dalili smartphone application gives hundreds of thousands of Syrian and Lebanese families up-to-date information on food prices and special offers at stores…

Tech for Food

Supported by
Innovation Accelerator
Established
2016
Location
Lebanon - Iraq

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

Innovation

accelerator

The WFP Innovation Accelerator identifies, supports and scales high-potential solutions to hunger worldwide. We provide WFP entrepreneurs, start-ups, companies and NGOs access to mentorship, financial support, expert insights and WFP operations.

Innovation Challenges
Innovation Bootcamps
Sprint Programme
Thought Leadership
Innovation Fund

Discover what a year full of creativity, bold ideas and success looked like for the World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Accelerator.

Blog

WFP’s Dalili App is innovating humanitarian assistance, digitizing retail sectors, and empowering Syrian refugees in Lebanon The historical image associated with humanitarian aid is one of…

News

BEIRUT – The World Food Programme (WFP) has announced the nationwide availability of a smartphone application that uses geo-location services to identify the closest and best food deals in Lebanon…