Ockenden International Prize for YARID!

The Ockenden International Prize is an award that aims to reward amazing innovations that focus on on-the-ground projects that allow for the spotlight to focus on the self-reliance of refugees as well as of those of displaced individuals. YARID is considered as the first organization for refugees that have attained success through the help of the refugees as well. It …

Hip2014

Explaining the Dynamics of Debt and Credit Debt and credit are the two significant terms we must define before we proceed further. The amount that an individual or corporation borrows from someone (e.g., banks) is called debt. On the other hand, the credit is the legal agreement which defines that the borrower will return the amount within the specific period …

Refugee Economies: Rethinking Popular Assumptions

The report is one of the most pivotal reports of the generation as it looks at the economic life of refugees and the fundamental challenges that they face with the existing models of refugee assistance. Based on participatory and mixed methods research with about 1,600 surveys in Uganda, the research has seen the full impact of the problem, and it …

Military Humanitarian Innovation

The military has long been the main source of governmental support for humanitarian action. Military spending is focused not only on the specific purpose of war and conflict but also in ensuring that humanitarian effort always reaches far-flung areas that need support and humanitarian aid. Miscommunications often lead to suboptimal outcomes. With the Military Humanitarian Innovation, a ‘rebranding’ of the …