The Humanitarian Innovation Fund supports organisations and individuals to identify, nurture and share innovative and scalable solutions to the challenges facing effective humanitarian assistance.


Collaborate and innovate to tackle GBV

HIF is providing seed funding to encourage the development of multi-disciplinary teams which can generate ideas for collaborative programmes that explore key challenges surrounding GBV in emergencies, and innovative new approaches to overcoming those challenges.

Innovative ways to end violence against women

Marking the Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, the following Devex article by Benjamin Kumpf, Policy Specialist for Innovation at UNDP highlights the lack of evidence on what mitigates GBV; the need for innovation; and who the key players are leading this work.

HelpAge international Launches RAM-OP

HelpAge international launches low cost tool to assess needs of older people in emergencies.


When the contingency planning comes into play…

the pilot team is now working on developing an approach to digital Mine Risk Education that is as efficient and sustainable as possible

RAM-OP: why you should use it!

HelpAge International’s Emergency Humanitarian Health and Nutrition Adviser, Pascale Fritch, gives her insights on their newly launched innovation: RAM-OP – a low-cost tool to test the health needs of older people in emergencies

Final Q&A: Reflections from Translators Without Borders

Rebecca Petras discusses the Words of Relief project with us in detail in this final Q&A session.


ELRHA is hosted by Save the Children, a registered charity in England and Wales (213890) and Scotland (SC039570).

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