Connecting Deeper With Innovators in Canberra

31/03/2016By Davar ArdalanBlog

The ten first round winners of the Pacific Humanitarian Challenge met at the innovationXchange in Canberra, Australia this week. The $2 million Challenge, launched by Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop last year, is generating new, innovative ideas to enable better disaster response in the Pacific. The projects fall in three categories: communication and interpretation of … Read More

Updated: Watch our #RethinkingResponse Digital Event

22/03/2016By Davar ArdalanBlog

Updated 3/30: Watch the event video below The Top 10 First Round Winners of the Pacific Humanitarian Challenge will be in Canberra, Australia March 29-30 getting coaching and support for the implementation of their projects in the Pacific Region. These First Round Winners have innovative projects that represent a new way to tackle disaster response … Read More

How Robots Are #RethinkingResponse

25/01/2016By Davar ArdalanBlog

The Pacific Humanitarian Challenge is seeking innovative ways to prepare and respond to natural disasters in the Pacific. As the February 7, 2016 application deadline approaches, Patrick Meier, author of Digital Humanitarians, and a leading thinker in humanitarian technology and innovation, shares his thoughts about innovation in this space. 1. Your book, Digital Humanitarians, looks … Read More