Foodicons Accelerator


Francisco Javier Cueto Avellaneda

Public Information Officer

United Nations OCHA

Foodicons Accelerator

Javier Cueto is the Head of Design and Multimedia in the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

Javier and his team, based in New York, Geneva and The Hague, are behind the Humanitarian Icons. A collection of more 350 icons that are used in reports, dashboards and infographics in humanitarian emergencies to represent crises-related concepts, such as “earthquake”, “refugee” or “food security”. Learn more about the Humanitarian Icons here.