The Humanitarian Innovation Fund supports organisations and individuals to identify, nurture and share innovative and scalable solutions to the challenges facing effective humanitarian assistance.
Follow Field Ready, Translators without Borders, and Panzi Foundation and Make Music Matter as they continue to explore topics like the benefits of forming partnerships, how to scale to address a particular need and working towards a new (and improved) humanitarian future. Watch their vlogs...
Despite increased investment in the area, scaling humanitarian innovations is still a big and ongoing challenge. In our latest report we identify key barriers and explore ways of moving forward.
The steps to washing your hands seem simple. You just grab the soap, turn on the tap and follow the guidance. But what if you don’t have soap, or any clean water? Sometimes it takes more than 3 steps to wash your hands.
Whilst carrying out follow up assessments, the Little Ripples team are struck by the challenge the families they work with face - one of basic survival
IFRC have been busy working on the dissemination of their MHM Guidelines and tools, including holding a Global MHM workshop and publishing a case study
Oxfam are debuting their new handwashing kit prototype at AidEx - a simpler design that is easier to assemble, and extremely durable