Partner Content – May 22nd, 2019
ABOUT THE CHALLENGE
The Humanitarian Grand Challenge’s goal is to find and accelerate life-saving or life-improving innovations to help the most vulnerable and hardest-to-reach people impacted by humanitarian crises caused by conflict. Funding is worth $250,000 for seed innovations, and up to $1,000,000 for Transition To Scale innovations.
We seek innovations to help conflict-affected people, that provide, supply, or locally generate:
Creating Hope in Conflict: A Humanitarian Grand Challenge is a partnership of the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID), ), the U.K. Department for International Development (DFID), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and Grand Challenges Canada’
Round 2 RFP now open!
Opens: Tuesday 21 May 2019 at 11:00 am ET
Closes: Tuesday 16 July 2019 at 11:00 am ET
Through our call for innovations, we seek life-saving or life-improving innovations to help the most vulnerable and hardest-to-reach people impacted by humanitarian crises caused by conflict.
These innovations will engage the private sector and involve input from affected communities in order to provide, supply, or locally generate safe water and sanitation, energy, life-saving information, or health supplies and services to help conflict-affected people
The deadline for application submissions is Tuesday 16 July 2019 at 11:00 am ET
The Humanitarian Grand Challenge represents a multi-governmental partnership aimed at addressing the immediate needs of the world’s most vulnerable and underserved populations – people affected by conflict.
To reach our goal, we seek connections and strategic relationships that will help identify, promote, and scale up groundbreaking solutions that save and improve lives in complex emergency situations