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


More than just luck – first study untangling how to innovate in humanitarian action

In partnership with ALNAP, we publish the first study to untangle how to innovate successfully in humanitarian action. Read the report.

Applying design thinking to humanitarian Gender Based Violence

Announcing the teams and projects chosen to receive seed funding of £10,000 to tackle GBV

Get ready to scale with the HIF

Accelerating the Journey to Scale - new funding for cutting edge innovations ready to scale! Apply by 5 June.


A day to celebrate clean hands

Celebrating the WHO's SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands global campaign, the team from John Hopkins highlight the successes of their simulation sessions for health workers in West Africa

System fully launched!

Danish Demining Group describe how the latest testing of their web platform has gone and the highlights from their promotional campaign.

Starting up the OptiDiag Project

The first post from the OptiDiag project which is working to determine how to best diagnose (and subsequently treat) children suffering from severe acute malnutrition (SAM)


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

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