8 disruptive innovations for a world without hunger

Participants in an in-person WFP Innovation Bootcamp in Munich, Germany, 2019. Photo: WFP/Joerg Koch.

WFP Innovation Bootcamp and Pitch Event

To secure a seat at the WFP Pitch Event, register here.

Payment Instrument Tracking (PIT) — Digitizing cash assistance

Munyange holds up the digital cash card from WFP which she will use to buy food. The cash meets the immediate food gap while families build resilience against climate-related shocks. Photo: WFP/Martin Karimi.

Kitchen in a Box — Enabling safe school meals

Aanika Biosciences — Molecular-level solutions to global problems

Illustration of the Aanika technology. Illustration: Aanika Biosciences, Inc.

Rebug to Debug — Insect farming for zero waste

GeoTar — Geospatial vulnerability profiling and targeting system

GeoTar will use satellite imagery to improve the precision of geographic targeting. Photo: ESA/ATG medialab.

Sustainable Fuel for Cooking — Biogas from an alternative source

Chimoney — Global cash transfers

Global value transfers to contributors, campaigns, and communities: Chimoney can be sent from and to anyone in the world. Illustration: Chimoney/Faheed Alli-Balogun.

CROPS Nutri Bar — Locally produced nutritious bars

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