Can a citizen-driven response improve humanitarian action?

Can a citizen-driven response improve humanitarian action?

With the rapid onset of digital technologies, a new kind of humanitarian action is appearing: the citizen-driven response. This is transforming the role of humanitarian organisations. Jennie Phillips, a PhD ...

Private sector engagement: Making the case for collaboration

Private sector engagement: Making the case for collaboration

Annual meeting of the Corporate Support Group issues call for new partnerships to drive innovation and find solutions. To innovate, you need to collaborate. And at a time of increasing ...

How collaboration can cure “pilotitis”

How collaboration can cure “pilotitis”

As part of Devex’s Making Markets Work campaign, ICRC’s Mechthild Rombach and Thalie Bareilles submitted a guest column on the subject of collaboration, innovation, pilots and the importance of bringing ...

LafargeHolcim and ICRC exchange skills and expertise for greater humanitarian impact

LafargeHolcim and ICRC exchange skills and expertise for greater humanitarian impact

LafargeHolcim, and member of the Corporate Support Group of the ICRC, has been involved in a skills exchange programme with the ICRC’s Water and Habitat unit for over 5 years…

ABB state-of-the-art microgrid to power African hub of the ICRC

ABB state-of-the-art microgrid to power African hub of the ICRC

ABB’s hybrid microgrid to provide uninterrupted power supply derived from traditional and renewable energy sources while reducing carbon emissions