News

  • Project funding for satellite data

    14.06.2018

    Innovation Norway seeks new, future-oriented projects utilizing satellite-based data as part of the solution. The call is open to all sectors.

  • Project funding for circular economy

    14.06.2018

    Innovation Norway seeks new, future-oriented projects utilizing satellite-based data as part of the solution. The call is open to all sectors.

  • Digital innovation saves lives

    04.06.2018

    Humanitarian organizations are happy with Astrup's initiative, and would like to cooperate. (Article from Dagsavisen available in Norwegian).

  • Humanitarian Innovation Day 2018: Meeting humanitarian needs through scalable solutions and innovative partnerships

    24.05.2018

    Building on the positive experiences from last year, the Humanitarian Innovation Platform* organized Humanitarian Innovation Day on May 23rd. The main topic of the day was scaling of innovative soluti...

  • Delegation to Geneva: public-private partnerships in health emergencies

    08.05.2018

    In April, NOREPS and the Permanent Mission of Norway in Geneva hosted a delegation for companies within the health sector. The aim of the mission was to get updated on current challenges and needs in ...

  • Meeting humanitarian challenges through innovative partnerships

    25.04.2018

    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 T...

  • INFORM Global Risk Index 2018

    21.03.2018

    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...

  • Vision 2030 Call for Innovations

    12.03.2018

    Do you have an innovative solution within health or education that can contribute to reduce poverty in developing countries? Vision 2030 can finance your project. Application deadline is 20th April. (...

  • Call for innovations to advance the SDGs

    27.02.2018

    The Call for Innovations for the SDGs 2018 is initiated by the UN in collaboration with the Global Innovation Exchange, and will take place from February 26 to April 4 2018. The Call seeks concrete sc...

  • The First Flight Kit launched at DIHAD 2018

    28.02.2018

    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 a...

  • Augmented and Virtual reality at OCHA's Network and Partnership Week

    16.02.2018

    The use of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) in humanitarian response was the theme of the booth hosted by the Norwegian Delegation at OCHA’s Humanitarian Networks and Partnership Week (...

  • We are launching NOREPS 2.0

    04.04.2017

    The number of companies in the NOREPS network has grown substantially in the last few years and we are therefore launching a new structure for our services to ensure we deliver the most suitable offer...

  • 16 Norwegian companies presented innovative solutions at DIHAD

    03.04.2017

    A total of 16 Norwegian companies were present at the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition - DIHAD 21-13 March 2017. DIHAD is the largest humanitarian event in th...

  • News on the Solar4Health-project

    29.03.2017

    NOREPS supports UNDP and the Government of Zambia through the Solar 4 Health project with renewable solutions for health facilities. Follow the links below to read more about the project.

  • Norwegian companies taking more of the UN market

    29.03.2017

    Norwegian companies are increasing their share in the global market for equipment and services to humanitarian aid. Super absorbing bed sheets and solar lamps are among Norwegian products which are su...

  • UNOPS Possibilities Portal

    24.03.2017

    The UNOPS Possibilities Portal invites small- and medium-sized enterprises to demontstrate how your product or service can enhance the possibilities of UNOPS's projects, withe the aim of improving the...

  • Exploring the needs to find effective solutions

    20.03.2017

    A delegation of six company representatives and staff from NOREPS/ Innovation Norway visited Zambia this spring to explore further needs in the Solar4Health-project managed by the United Nations Devel...

  • A historical innovation agreement is signed

    10.03.2017

    The historical innovation agreement between Innovation Norway and UN Women was signed in Trondheim on March 7th. The agreement will connect the needs that UN Women identify in their humanitarian work ...

  • From speeches to practice

    03.03.2017

    On the morning of the Private Sector Conference on Internationalization and Development, Innovation Norway in cooperation with Oslo Ed-tech cluster held a practical breakfast workshop on the topic of ...

  • NOREPS launches tender guide

    17.02.2017

    NOREPS launched its latest offering during a workshop in Oslo on the 16th of February: A how-to guide on the preparation of tenders and monitoring of tender portals for the UN and the humanitarian mar...