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Newsletter May 2019

Newsletter

Newsletter May 2019

Would you like to know what happened last month and engage with our call to action for Safety & Protection? Have a look at the May newsletter right… Read more

Meet Our New Team Lead Guido Jilderda

Team

Meet Our New Team Lead Guido Jilderda

What is your background?

My background. Well, over the last 10 years, I have developed and executed (open-) innovation development strategies… Read more

Freelance assignment for Project Manager (applications closed)

Team

Freelance assignment for Project Manager (applications closed)

On the 26th June 2019, Leiden University‚Äôs Centre for Innovation, Elrha, and the Dutch Coalition for Humanitarian Innovation (DCHI) will organize… Read more

Inviting partners to share expertise and solutions to humanitarian challenges by DRA partners

Humanitarian Accelerator Programme

Inviting partners to share expertise and solutions to humanitarian challenges by DRA partners

We hereby invite different parties from the coalition to share opportunities and ideas to better address the current challenges which crisis… Read more

Peer to Peer Feedback Session: ‘Safety & Protection’ Challenge Briefs

Humanitarian Accelerator Programme

Peer to Peer Feedback Session: ‘Safety & Protection’ Challenge Briefs

On Tuesday 16th April the Dutch Relief Alliance (DRA) Partners came together again for a Peer to Peer feedback session on the final drafts of their… Read more

‘Access to Modern Energy’: Peer to Peer Review

Energy

‘Access to Modern Energy’: Peer to Peer Review

On April 11th the Access to Modern Energy pilot took the next step within a second meeting facilitated by RVO and DCHI. Following the kick-off, the… 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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