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World Food Programme chief lauds front line staff and partners after Nobel Peace Prize win.

Award spotlights conflict, climate change and coronavirus as drivers of a deepening global hunger crisis

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Faced with the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Food Programme (WFP) moved its innovation bootcamps online. As early as March 2020, we ran our first virtual bootcamp, sharing key lessons…

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Watch this interview: bit.ly/WFP-Ibaraki  Futurist Stephen Ibaraki talks in depth with World Food Programme (WFP) executive director David Beasley on the impact of COVID-19 on WFP's…

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27 teams and $17.5 million dollar fund focused on improving access to safe water and sanitation; energy; life saving information; and health supplies and services

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Iris Scans, Hydroponics And Blockchain: How Innovation Is Helping Fight Global Hunger Read the article at Forbes.com David Vetter, senior contributor at Forbes, met with Bernhard Kowatsch, head…

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WFP Innovation Accelerator hosted an expert panel at Goals House in Berlin, Germany, on 21 September 2020, as a side event to the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) activities…

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Hunger is on the rise. Unless swift action is taken, some 265 million people in low and middle-income countries will be in acute food insecurity by the end of 2020, due to conflict, climate shocks,…

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WFP Innovation Accelerator has been named among Fast Company’s Best Workplaces for Innovators in 2020 — and the New York-based magazine’s Innovation Team of the Year. The news comes as…

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The Innovation Accelerator is holding its first-ever WFP (SDG 2)-focused virtual bootcamp, this time with the support of USAID.

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We are proud to work with Google AI on a Machine Learning approach to satellite image analysis for building damage assessment, which has the potential to greatly reduce the time needed for crisis…

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WFP’s EMPACT digital livelihoods project has collected a list of free online courses to help you learn during COVID-19

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The Atrium is a platform to boost learning, collaboration and conversation about blockchain among the United Nations community.

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We sat down with Singularity University to discuss how WFP is implementing creative, tech-driven solutions to food supply chain, production, and delivery systems—and how innovative startups and…

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WFP is leading the charge on two breakthrough digital solutions as part of a bold effort to enhance the wider UN system.

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We sat down with World Food Program USA's Hacking Hunger podcast to discuss how innovation can help solve hunger during a pandemic.

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Our partner Singularity University wrote a blog about how we're harnessing tech and innovation to help solve the world’s most urgent challenges.

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WFP supports three new innovations to transform grain storage and distribution

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Innovations scaling up with the support of the WFP Innovation Accelerator reached 1.4 million people in 2019.

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New system serving 46,000 people in Cox’s Bazar is empowering women and helping families maintain social distancing

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Food Matters Live Podcast: Hila Cohen, Head of Business Development at the WFP Innovation Accelerator explains how we support entrepreneurs and startups working towards ending hunger.

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In 2019, we marked our fourth year together at the WFP Innovation Accelerator—a year full of impact, growth and partnerships. Thanks to the dedicated support of our partners, we have accelerated over…