Developing an app from scratch in a year

Meet Anas, the first graduate of the WFP’s digital skills programme to find work in the global tech world

One hundred Lebanese and Syrian youths like Anas completed the digital skills course. Photo: WFP/Edward Johnson
One year ago, Anas had never used a computer before. Now he is launching an app. Photo: WFP/Edward Johnson
The phone that launched Anas’ global aspirations. Photo: WFP/Edward Johnson



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Edward Johnson

Communications guy at @wfp #Ethiopia. Into all things food. My views. #ZeroHunger