World Food Prize


The World Food Prize is an international award to recognize the achievements of individual(s) who have advanced and high human development by improving the quality, quantity, or availability of food in the world.[1]

World Food Prize
Awarded forOutstanding achievement in advancement of human development through improved food quality, quantity, or availability
LocationDes Moines, Iowa, United States
Presented byWorld Food Prize Foundation, with various sponsor companies
First awarded1987


  1. "World Food Prize 2019". CGIAR. Retrieved 2021-04-25.