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Access to Modern Energy; RVO and DCHI opens its Humanitarian Acceleration Programme (HAP)

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Access to Modern Energy; RVO and DCHI opens its Humanitarian Acceleration Programme (HAP)

Access to a network and modern energy development The Access to Modern Energy (AME) programme of RVO and DCHI provides the perfect means to get into… Read more

From Idea, to Innovation, to Scale: The DCHI Academy, Thursday 2nd July

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From Idea, to Innovation, to Scale: The DCHI Academy, Thursday 2nd July

Innovators know that an idea is only the beginning. Bringing the idea to reality requires creativity and dedication. DCHI is excited to invite Read more

Top Tips from our Innovation Managers on Partnership Engagement

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Top Tips from our Innovation Managers on Partnership Engagement

Are you already using the Partnership Canvas? DCHI is currently in the process of preparing two Humanitarian Acceleration Programs (HAP), for… Read more

NEWSLETTER MAY 2020

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NEWSLETTER MAY 2020

Innovation doesn’t always come easy. Even when ideas flow, putting them into action and business models can bring up all sorts of challenges. DCHI… Read more

TeamUp – Supporting Refugee & Migrant Children through Play

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TeamUp – Supporting Refugee & Migrant Children through Play

Today, over half of those on the run from war torn countries and persecution are children. The psychological and emotional stresses that such experiences… Read more

Sneak Peak: New Platform in Response to COVID-19 ‘Source2gather’

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Sneak Peak: New Platform in Response to COVID-19 ‘Source2gather’

In the face of the global pandemic, working together and seeking help from other sources has never been more important. This platform been created… Read more

Current initiatives

Energy

Energy

Access to Modern Energy is increasingly recognized as an area of humanitarian concern. If communities affected by crises go without proper access to energy, it becomes impossible for them to meet the basic needs of life. In fact, if humanitarian organisations do not adequately address access to energy in their programmes, they risk contributing to the very same problems they aim to solve.

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Project Spotlights: Collaboration

Project Spotlights: Collaboration

To continue inspiring our readers, we will increasingly be sharing our coalitions stories about projects that serve as excellent examples of humanitarian innovation in action. In particular, we will be spotlighting projects that have collaborated with different partners to fulfill their desired impact. If you want a project to be spotlighted within the coalition, get in touch!

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Focal Point Café

Focal Point Café

DCHI is very excited to announce that we will be hosting regular Focal Point Café meetings in 2020 as our newest networking opportunity within the Humanitarian Innovation Sector! We will host regular meet-ups that will offer the perfect opportunity to network in a casual-setting, whilst having the opportunity to hear about humanitarian innovation cases and relevant themes, as well as exploring best practices and lessons learnt from various organisations.

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Global Scaling Strategy for ‘Team Up’

Global Scaling Strategy for ‘Team Up’

TeamUp is an intervention developed by Save the Children, UNICEF and War Child to meet the urgent psychosocial needs of refugee children. Following the successful pilots and growing interest from country offices, other organisations and donors, TeamUp is now ready to scale as a global intervention. DCHI was approached in order to facilitate the scaling strategy, supporting in making decisions and documenting the plan of action. DCHI has focused on defining the ambition, describing the different approaches to scale and aligning the different visions and ideas within the coalition.

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