Connectivity for Refugees
Over the last 25 years, the internet and mobile communications have transformed life in the industrialized and developing worlds alike.
Year In Review 2017
In the humanitarian and innovation communities, the collective sense of urgency reached new heights this year.
Innovation Award 2018
UNHCR Annual Consultations with NGOs 2018
The UNHCR Annual Consultations with NGOs Innovation Award (“the Award”) celebrates efforts and achievements that advance the innovative delivery of services to refugees and other persons of concern to UNHCR. The Award is given to NGOs from any country/territory that demonstrate commitment and creativity to achieving improved efficiency of services for forcibly displaced people.
UNHCR’s Innovation Service facilitates innovation in UNHCR and aims to promote refugee-led innovation across the world.
Find out how you can experiment with us on humanitarian processes & solutions.
What does innovation even mean? Download our innovation glossary to find out (no, it’s not technology).
The ‘UNHCR Innovation Women Series’ highlights unique perspectives and challenges of women in UNHCR. They offer advice on being a woman in the humanitarian field, lessons learned, stories from their careers, and simple actions we can take to bring more equity into the workplace.
UNHCR Innovation Service’s new blog brings you a transparent looks at what humanitarian innovation looks like in practice for (and with) refugees.