The R2HC programme aims to improve health outcomes by strengthening the evidence base for public health interventions in humanitarian crises.


Mental health and psychosocial support (MPHSS) research in humanitarian settings: WHO-Elrha meetin

On the 2-3 October, we jointly hosted a meeting in Geneva with the World Health Organization (WHO) sharing research findings from R2HC-funded studies on mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) in humanitarian settings.

R2HC Responsive Mechanism: Food and Nutrition Call

We recently piloted a new responsive research mechanism to enable the funding of short-term rapid research in a current humanitarian crisis, specifically the ongoing food insecurity crises.

Global Survey on Menstrual Hygiene Management

Columbia University, the International Rescue Committee (IRC), UNICEF, UNFPA, and UNHCR invite you to share your expertise as they work to improve the lives of displaced girls and women around the world.


Making space for palliative care in humanitarian action: Reflections on obstacles to the integration of palliative care approaches in humanitarian healthcare

Palliative care is the subject of discussion and reflection in the humanitarian sector and we are seeing new openness to addressing such needs during crises. Find out more!

The importance of the first 1000 days of life

Learn about some of the outcomes from ACF's research uptake conference in Nepal

Listening to Those Who Lived Through Ebola Trials First-hand

Update on a project gathering accounts of research conducted during the West Africa Ebola outbreak

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

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