Humanitarian organizations are operating in complex environments, and at the same time the growth in humanitarian funding is slowing down. There is a need to do more with less. Innovation Norway and The Humanitarian Innovation Platform hosted a breakfast seminar about the role of innovative partnerships and procurement in helping humanitarian agencies meet this challenge.
Read up on the report of the INFORM Global Risk Index for 2018. The INFORM Risk Index is a way to understand and measure the risk of humanitarian crises and disasters, and how the conditions that lead to them affect sustainable development.
This year, the First Flight Kit was launched at The International Humanitarian and Development Conference, DIHAD. The kit, which is a small basecamp intended for deployment during the first phase of an emergency, is developed by World Food Programme in collaboration with NorLense and A-Aqua.