Silicon Valley Bootcamp Start-Ups Disrupt Global Hunger

Global Hunger Map Live us an open-source dashboard that uses AI and machine learning to help analyse global food crises live.
HungerMapLive is a dashboard fueled by artificial intelligence and machine learning to provide real time data to humanitarian responders and help predict hunger crises before they happen.

Early-Stage Teams:

The bootcamp is where most early-stage innovators begin their journey from idea to prototyping. Over five days, innovation and humanitarian experts help start-up teams deep-dive challenges, ideate solutions and refine project plans. Bootcamps combine innovation techniques, such as human-centred design, with WFP’s deep field knowledge and operational excellence.

GrainMate helps small holder farmers monitor moisture in grain storage, to reduce post-harvest losses.
GrainMate is a tool to help smallholder farmers monitor grain moisture to help reduce post-harvest losses in storage.
myPDS is a mobile app ID system to aid in the delivery of services.

Innovation Pitch Night

Watch the Innovation Pitch Night on WFP-USA’s Facebook page on Tuesday 15 October 2019 at 7pm PT.

WFP Innovation Accelerator

The WFP Innovation Accelerator identifies, nurtures and scales bold new solutions to end hunger. The Innovation Accelerator supports WFP entrepreneurs and start-ups through funding, hands-on technical support and access to WFP’s global operations. WFP believes that unprecedented advances in digital innovation, such as mobile technology, artificial intelligence, big data and blockchain, offer an opportunity to make a difference in the way it serves vulnerable communities across the world.

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WFP Innovation Accelerator

WFP Innovation Accelerator

Sourcing, supporting and scaling high-impact innovations to disrupt hunger.