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 digital economy - Graduated Project

Building Blocks

Blockchain network for humanitarian assistance - Graduated Project


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


Securing land rights for smallholder farmers

Kuza One

Reimagining the future of farming


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


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


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

Cargo on Demand


UAVs for Cargo Delivery

Green Kit

Maano - Virtual Farmers Market

Adaptive Programming

India, Gajapati, Odisha, 22 April 2014 | Improving child nutrition through rice fortification in Gajapati

Rice Fortification