Technology & Data

New “forecast-based financing” helps most vulnerable before a crisis

The Bangladeshi government and humanitarian agencies trialled a new form of aid for...

WHO rolls out an early warning alert and response system across Mozambique

In a joint effort, the Mozambican Ministry of Health and WHO is rolling out an early...

ICRC to directly communicate with migrants using cell phones

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) have started to directly communicate...

Find out more about the AIDF Global Summit 2019

There is much talk about meeting the SDGs by 2030 and with just 11 years away now,...

UN-Habitat unveil new platform for reconstruction and development in Iraq

After a year of development, the Government of Iraq, in collaboration with the UN-Habitat,...

AIDF are pleased to open nominations for the Africa Innovator of the Year Award 2019!

Aid & International Development Forum are pleased to open nominations for the...

DFID launch new satellite programme to protect millions of farmers in Africa

The UK Department for International Development (DFID) is using new early-warning...

Nuclear technology is key to achieving SDGs, says FAO

According to Maria Helena Semedo, Deputy Director-General of Food and Agriculture...

New technology empowers women farmers in India

Since its inception almost a decade ago, JEEVIKA, a World Bank program that supports...

IOM’s app for migrants launches four additional languages

On 13 November, the UN Migration Agency (IOM) launched it’s ‘MigApp’...

Big data from space to be used for disaster prevention in Africa

On Monday, outer space and disaster response experts gathered at a United Nations...

World Bank highlights new ways to measure and address poverty

The World Bank’s 2018 Poverty and Shared Prosperity Report explores how poverty...

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