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


25 November – International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Violence against women and girls is a problem of pandemic proportions.The 25 November is a time to galvanise action to end violence against women and girls around the world.

Field Ready: Bringing the Power of Production and Innovation to Local People

Our HIF Innovation Adviser reflects on the dilemmas, risks and potential of Field Ready, after a recent visit with them in Nepal.

Funding Now Open

Funding of up to £50,000 now open for problem recognition, advanced seed-funded projects and diffusion projects.


Getting started! Review impact of community engagement approaches on sanitation

Oxfam share some findings from their Landscape Review of community engagement approaches and sanitation in humanitarian emergencies

Sharing findings and learning: Reflections from the 2017 SVRI Forum

WAHA share their presentation from the 5th International Conference of the Sexual Violence Research Initiative held in Rio, Brazil

Providing safe water in emergencies: Context is king

CAWST continue to work to provide context-appropriate information on Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage, through the HWTS Knowledge Base mobile app and Country Focus pages


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

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