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Innovation Stories

The Red Cross and Red Crescent has a unique history of innovation. We showcase the stories of National Societies that work on global issues and are continually exploring new solutions, technologies, and partners that help them prepare better for current and future challenges.

Mastering Skills Using Alien Technology?

The aliens have invaded Europe and youth is last hope! Youth will kick the aliens out while developing personal skills through exciting missions. EuropAlien is a cooperative strategy game created in the context of Play4Change project and supported by Erasmus+ Youth in...

IFRC 2017, An Innovation Story

1.   Thriving in a complex world The level of change unfolding in the world today is extraordinary. It is widely recognized that current humanitarian systems and processes are already stretched beyond capacity and will likely face additional stress in the years ahead....

Multimedia Stories

We invited external experts in relevant topics to discuss trends and emerging issues that are affecting the humanitarian sector. Scroll down and read our latest visualizations.

TRENDS AND EMERGING ISSUES

Growing Middle Class and Increasing Inequality

TRENDS AND EMERGING ISSUES

Rise of Populism

TRENDS AND EMERGING ISSUES

Localisation and the resurgence of sovereignty

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Mastering Skills Using Alien Technology?

The aliens have invaded Europe and youth is last hope! Youth will kick the aliens out while developing personal skills through exciting missions. EuropAlien is a cooperative strategy game created in the context of Play4Change project and supported by Erasmus+ Youth in...

Act to Adapt: A Game on Climate Issues

A story from the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre Climate change is happening, and impacts are projected to increase severely in the future.  Children and youth can be relevant agents of change in raising awareness.  However, there is a need for recognition and...

From Waste to Work

Hurricane Irma knocked down the Caribbean in 2017. St. Maarten got the full blast damaging 91% of their buildings and leaving thousands of communities uninhabitable. In the first months, humanitarian response focused on emergency aid and securing food, water,...

Our Story is their Story

In the past, traditional approaches to engaging communities in monitoring humanitarian programmes consisted of mainly asking for data from the communities. Today, a greater emphasis has been placed on engaging communities throughout the monitoring and/or evaluation...

The Taste of Change

The Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre strives to use creative and unusual learning tools for impact. In the last couple years, they have explored a “tasty” way to raise awareness on climate issues, especially regarding food security. The Taste of Change experience...

Design for Change

An initiative by Spanish Red Cross The social innovation team at Spanish Red Cross partnered with Design for Change, an international movement that provides youth with tools to put their ideas into practice, starting in their own environments. A nationwide group of...

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