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


Handwashing Challenge: event invitees ANNOUNCED

Announcing the eight teams moving forward to the next stage of the HIF's Handwashing Challenge 2016!

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


How to operationalise ‘closing the feedback loop’: where is the Solution?

The first post from the team at Oxfam introducing their project to support field staff to capture (currently undocumented) informal feedback received face-to-face

VirWaTest Concentration Step

University of Barcelona, and partners Oxfam Intermon, describe the equipment and method of their concentration step - a protocol for concentration of viruses in water.

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


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

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