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


journey to scale: the winners

Earlier this year we launched a call looking for the most promising, tested, cutting-edge innovations that were ready to scale. Following our successful Retreat back in August, we can now reveal our final 3 innovations!

STORIFY: innovation Retreat

Our recap of the start of our Journey to Scale initiative, where we brought 9 shortlisted teams together for our very first innovation retreat

Journey to Scale: UPDATE #1

HIF new scaling initiative: the Journey has officially started!



In the latest post from the WAHA, they discuss participatory research methods as part of their project which targets a gap in humanitarian research and programming by developing and testing a novel intervention to reduce IPV in displaced Muslim communities in sub-Saharan Africa...

Using Design and co-creation to address Gender based violence

Rethink Relief's guiding principal is that innovation thrives when you bring together people from different disciplines and backgrounds. They put this into action as they began work on their seed-funded GBV project - Addressing GBV through refugee-led innovation...

Back to Business

Translators without Borders has come a long way since it's inception, with the team leading the way on language matters in the humanitarian sector. Here, the team discuss how they are using their diffusion grant to recruit a business leader from outside the NGO world to take them to the next level...


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