Scale-Up Enablement Programme

The Scale-Up Enablement Programme supports advanced stage innovations which have already proven their project concepts within WFP field operations, and are working to optimize their impact and reach at regional or global levels.

The WFP PHL Venture

Sustainable PHL business models to enhance food security and income for smallholder farmers


Changing the measurement game for better health outcomes


Data-driven insights to save lives


Connecting youth to the future of work - Graduated Project


Growing food in impossible places

CODA (Conditional On-Demand Assistance)

Simplified solutions for complex programmes

Sprint Programme

Our Sprint Programme is an intensive six-month acceleration programme that helps innovators and start-ups reach proof-of-concept and develop prototypes ready for implementation. Teams receive up to US$100,000 in funding, world-class mentors, and access to WFP’s global network of partners field operations.


Treating aflatoxin-infected maize at scale


Producing fertilizer and cooking briquettes in refugee camps

Circular Food Assistance

Upcycling waste into useful products


Developing solar-powered water pumps and services for regenerative agriculture

Voice to Text AI

Artificial intelligence for nutrition surveying

Electric Pressure Cookers for Schools (EPC4S)

Clean cooking solution for school canteens

Clean Cooking Haiti

Heat Retention Bags for clean cooking in school canteens


Turning crop waste into fertilizer

Ancestral Markets

Bridging worlds to guarantee nutritious food for all


Alumni projects have completed their life cycle with the WFP Innovation Accelerator. Some have scaled-up or were rolled into WFP’s operations, while others may have gone their own way. All have had the chance to test their innovations in WFP’s field projects and gained valuable insights that will inform their future paths.

Thrive Agric

Enabling agriculture

Humanitarian Topographic Atlas

Making maps for those in need


NINAYO users with a device and seeds


Increasing incomes and improving access with digital tools
Hello Tractor

Hello Tractor

Mobile IoT app connecting smallholder farmers with tractor services


Innovative boxes to grow productive fruit trees with little water


Sustainable School Meals