World Food Programme

The World Food Programme (WFP) is the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide, delivering food assistance in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build resilience. Each year, WFP assists some 80 million people in around 80 countries. See www.wfp.org for more information. 

WFP describes the partnership in the following terms:

"WFP will collaborate towards the shared goals of member organisations of GHL by: sharing experience and successful projects from WFP innovation initiatives; developing best practice around lean startup and human-centered design in humanitarian contexts; and sharing technical expertise within the humanitarian innovation space. WFP’s Innovation Accelerator offers a capacity to identify, support and scale up innovaitons contributing to end hunger globally by 2030 and will offer accessto its innovation processes and working space in its Innovation Accelerator in Munich, collaborating on specific projects and networks where applicable."