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

BioAnalyt

Changing the measurement game for better health outcomes

Optimus

Data-driven insights to save lives

EMPACT

Connecting youth to the digital economy - Graduated Project

Building Blocks

Blockchain network for humanitarian assistance - Graduated Project

H2Grow

Growing food in impossible places

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.

CBT Cash Back

Cash-back incentives to promote healthy food consumption

School Feeding Management App

Connecting local farmers to school feeding programmes

Meridia

Securing land rights for smallholder farmers

Kuza One

Reimagining the future of farming

AflaSight

Treating aflatoxin-infected maize at scale

DEFAST

Producing fertilizer and cooking briquettes in refugee camps

Circular Food Assistance

Upcycling waste into useful products

Rainmaker

Developing solar-powered water pumps and services for regenerative agriculture

Voice to Text AI

Artificial intelligence for nutrition surveying

Alumni

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.

Apeel Sciences

Extending the shelf life of fresh produce

Thrive Agric

Enabling agriculture

Humanitarian Topographic Atlas

Making maps for those in need

Dalili

NINAYO users with a device and seeds

NINAYO

Increasing incomes and improving access with digital tools
Hello Tractor

Hello Tractor

Mobile IoT app connecting smallholder farmers with tractor services

Groasis

Innovative boxes to grow productive fruit trees with little water

Storytellers