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

2020. The year that changed everything

Read our 2020 year in review


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


Connecting youth to the future of work - Graduated Project

CODA (Conditional On-Demand Assistance)

Simplified solutions for complex programmes


Growing food in impossible places



The WFP Innovation Accelerator sources, supports and scales high-potential solutions to end hunger worldwide. We provide WFP staff, entrepreneurs, start-ups, companies and non-governmental organizations with access to funding, mentorship, hands-on support and WFP operations. 

Innovation Bootcamps
Sprint Programme
Scale-up Enablement
Frontier Innovation
Innovation Services

The WFP Innovation Accelerator adds 2021’s Most Innovative Companies to its list of distinguished awards.

The WFP Innovation Accelerator partnered with Google Research to set up the SKAI platform to automatically assess damage post disasters and speed up humanitarian response.


New systemic approaches and innovative solutions are needed to put us on track toward a world free from hunger. Therefore, this year’s World Food Programme (WFP) Innovation Challenge,&nbsp…