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 future of work - Graduated Project

H2Grow

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.

DEFAST

Producing fertilizer and cooking briquettes in refugee camps

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

Takachar

Turning crop waste into fertilizer

Ancestral Markets

Bridging worlds to guarantee nutritious food for all

SHAPES

Data-driven simulations to enhance humanitarian response

Digital Microwork

Promoting jobs and financial inclusion for the unbanked

Eco-Friendly Cold Storage

Innovative refrigeration systems for fresh food

Mbala Pinda

Improving nutrition and empowering women through traditional snacks

Community Inclusion Currencies

Blockchain for community-driven credit

HungerMap LIVE

Tracking hunger in near real-time

Rapid Response Connectivity Carrier (R2C2)

Using drones for humanitarian emergency response

Meza

Digitising paper records for smart phones

School Connect

Digitalising inventory management and attendance tracking

Nutri-India

Training India's school cooks on nutrition

Saving Grains

Turning food losses into income

Last Mile Ecosystem

Improving the diets of school children in Tunisia

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.

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

Sustainable School Meals

Cargo on Demand