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

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Systems change in practice: learning from the Start Network’s Drought Financing Facility

The Start Network’s Drought Financing Facility project sought to revolutionise the way the humanitarian system responds to major droughts. Our Outreach and Engagement Adviser Ian McClelland finds out about the challenges they’ve faced and what they've learned in the process.

Elrha partners with Call to Action

Elrha is delighted to announce that it has joined the Call to Action on Protection from Gender-based violence in Emergencies.

Supporting innovation: where humanitarians struggle most, and how our new field guide will help

Read more about the latest progress and next steps as we work to develop a practical field guide for innovation management in the humanitarian sector.

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Who’s Taking Ownership of Surface Water Anyway?

Coventry University are exploring who takes on the responsibility and ownership of WASH at the initial phases of a camp’s life, and the negative effective that a lack of clarity on roles and responsibilities can have on drainage.

New-look KnowledgePoint goes live!

The new KnowledgePoint platform is live - a valuable resource for humanitarian workers in the field, providing fast and free technical advice, now with an improved user experience, increased data security, and an innovative use of gaming technology.

Provider experiences with measuring felt stigma and psycho-social well-being

IRC are piloting their M&E tools among 200 female GBV survivors in Kenya and Jordan, and received positive feedback that the tool is helpful for measuring outcomes of GBV interventions, and enables case managers to understand the burden of violence

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