The Humanitarian Innovation Fund supports organisations and individuals to identify, nurture and share innovative and scalable solutions to the challenges facing effective humanitarian assistance.
The HIF to hold a Business Model Canvas event next month to help support humanitarian innovators
Following an extensive GAP analayis, The HIF launches a series of reports exploring current problems faced in WASH in emergencies, focusing on faecal sludge management, water treatment, solid waste management, handwashing, and surface water drainage
A product demonstration of therefore’s LatrineLight, funded by the HIF will take place Thursday 4th February from 2 – 4pm. The prototype has been designed but now needs to go to the next level of product development and in-field testing. For this, we would like to enlist your help!
The project team are busy promoting mechanisms for disaster risk transfer and insurance etc. in line with the Sendai Framework as well as developing an insurance product for small, informal businesses.
After analysis of the State Emergency Services was conducted, gaps were recorded that the project could address. This included streamlining the reporting system to ensure mine action can be taken more swiftly by the appropriate personnel.