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Newsletter June 2019

Newsletter

Newsletter June 2019

Would you like to know what happened last month, and know more about upcoming events and opportunities? Have a look at the June newsletter right… Read more

DRA Innovation Fund 2018: Learning Event

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DRA Innovation Fund 2018: Learning Event

On Thursday 30th of May, DCHI facilitated a learning session for the projects that were granted the DRA Innovation Fund (DIF) for 2018, at the PwC… Read more

Meet our new Communications & Events Manager Marcela Rilovic

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Meet our new Communications & Events Manager Marcela Rilovic

What is your background?
My professional background is quite diverse. I started off my career in book publishing, moved to teaching and coaching,… Read more

HIF Funding Opportunities: There is up to £1.5 million of funding for your next humanitarian innovation

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HIF Funding Opportunities: There is up to £1.5 million of funding for your next humanitarian innovation

“Help us find solutions to some of the biggest humanitarian problems. Help us make lives better for those caught up in crises.”
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Saying Goodbye to our Innovation Manager Stephanie van Drunen Littel…for now!

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Saying Goodbye to our Innovation Manager Stephanie van Drunen Littel…for now!

Our Innovation Manager Stephanie will be on Maternity leave until the end of this year. Before she leaves we wanted to hear about her highlights
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Meet our new Innovation Manager Sandra Jaipal

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Meet our new Innovation Manager Sandra Jaipal

What is your background?
I have a background in Project management. For the past decade I’ve been realising all kinds of projects for ANWB, ranging… 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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Safety and Protection

Safety and Protection

If people affected by crisis are provided with food and medical aid, but remain unsafe from conflict, something vital is missing from an adequate humanitarian response. To better address the current issues around safety and protection which crisis affected populations and humanitarian staff are facing, the opportunities provided by new technologies and innovation, need to be explored.

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