Israel Innovation Authority
The Israel Innovation Authority works to provide a variety of practical tools and funding platforms, with the aim of addressing the changing needs of the local and international innovation ecosystems. This includes early stage entrepreneurs, established businesses or academic groups who want to transfer their ideas to the global market.
UNICEF Innovation Fund
The Innovation Fund provides funding for technological solutions aimed to help those facing global development challenges, through aiding business growth and product development. Startups also gain access to the Venture team's tech expertise and networks in order to grow their solution into a bigger project.
The Global Innovation Fund
As a non-profit innovation fund that invests in the development, rigorous testing, and scaling of innovations targeted at improving the lives of the world’s poorest people, the GIF provides grants to materialise innovative ideas into meaningful and effective solutions. Grants are provided to private companies, NGOs and government agencies.
As a hub for civil society organisations united in their goal to help eradicate global poverty, Bond platforms a range of funding opportunities currently offered by many organisations in the field of global development.
Humanitarian Grand Challenge
Creating Hope in Conflict: A Humanitarian Grand Challenge provides support to solutions that engage the private sector in an effort to find innovative and revolutionary ideas to address some of the challenges encountered by vulnerable people in the face of conflict.
Works to transform innovative ideas into actual development solutions, through the provision of seed money and the funding of the commercialisation of the technology. This initiative is powered by the Islamic Development Bank in an effort to use innovation to make a difference in the world.
WFP Innovation Accelerator
Finds, supports and scales transformative solutions that work to end global hunger, providing entrepreneurs, start-ups and NGOs with the tools and mentorship to develop their ideas into realities.
Mindset PCS is an organisation focused on researching and scaling innovation and the promotion of people-centred solutions for international organisations. It also provides updated information on external funding opportunities for start-ups and NGOs in the development sector.
Development Innovation Ventures USAID
DIV is USAID's innovation scheme which provides funding on a rolling basis to new innovative solutions that respond to the pressing development challenges faced by people globally.