UNHCR launches Fund to drive innovation in operations

UNHCR launches Fund to drive innovation in operations

UNHCR’s funding mechanism for innovation-driven projects, the Innovation Fund, has received 102 applications for its first-ever call for proposals. The initiative is part of a wider effort spurred by the UNHCR’s Innovation Unit to support innovators who wish to bring...
New publication: Innovation Quarterly | Issue 2

New publication: Innovation Quarterly | Issue 2

Download the second issue of Innovation Quarterly to read about how UNHCR is incorporating innovation into its response strategy, and other great stories about humanitarian innovation.          
New report: Innovation at UNHCR 2014

New report: Innovation at UNHCR 2014

Download your copy of the new report, Innovation at UNHCR, 2014 to learn about how UNHCR incorporated innovation into its response last year.  
10 infographics that show the insane scale of global displacement

10 infographics that show the insane scale of global displacement

The media has been actively covering UNHCR’s recently released Annual Global Trends Report which highlighted the insane fact that worldwide displacement is at the highest level ever recorded. António Guterres, the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, said in the...
Humanitarian Innovation Jam 2015

Humanitarian Innovation Jam 2015

Humanitarian Innovation Jam, January 15-16, Washington DC How can we create healthy ecosystems for managing humanitarian innovation? We’re once again looking for humanitarian pracitioners, students, scholars, and private sector partners to converse and...