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VIRTUAL OFFICE HOURS – LIVING WITH FLOODS CHALLENGE 

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VIRTUAL OFFICE HOURS – LIVING WITH FLOODS CHALLENGE 

Two weeks ago, The Netherlands Red Cross (NLRC) launched the call for partners, to help those most at risk from floods in the peri urban areas of Mozambique.Read more

You’re Invited to virtually join us @ImpactFest 2020

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You’re Invited to virtually join us @ImpactFest 2020

If we truly want to create more impact in the face of a crisis, we need to start asking the right questions  At ImpactFest 2020 the Dutch Coalition… Read more

Fighting Floods Together: We Need You!

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Fighting Floods Together: We Need You!

The Netherlands Red Cross (NLRC) is calling out for those most at risk from floods in the peri urban areas of Mozambique. Private sector actors… Read more

Going from Appetite to Movement in the Humanitarian Energy Transition

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Going from Appetite to Movement in the Humanitarian Energy Transition

Powered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) and DCHI recently hosted a special session on Humanitarian … Read more

You’re invited to our Breakfast Session @ImpactFest 2020 to launch our Humanitarian Challenge Award!

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You’re invited to our Breakfast Session @ImpactFest 2020 to launch our Humanitarian Challenge Award!

Invitation to identify todays humanitarian challenges  The Dutch Coalition for Humanitarian Innovation (DCHI)and Impact City are delightedRead more

The Official Launch of the DCHI & RVO Humanitarian Accelerator Programme on energy 2020

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The Official Launch of the DCHI & RVO Humanitarian Accelerator Programme on energy 2020

Joined by over 80 participants, DCHI together with the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs kicked off to accelerate Read more

Current initiatives

Living with Floods

Living with Floods

DCHI and The Netherlands Red Cross (NLRC) invite businesses of all sizes in the private sector, knowledge institutes & (local) government organisations to join forces on this challenge: Manage serious water risk and living with floods (in Mozambique). Following the principles of Open Innovation it aims to solve pressing humanitarian needs.  

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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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