10 year anniversary
Governance & Assurance
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Donors and Partners
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Locally led action
New forms of financing
We're tackling what we believe are the biggest systemic problems that the sector faces.
Start Fund COVID-19
Start Fund Bangladesh
Start Fund Nepal
Anticipation & Risk Financing
Our initiatives aim to transform humanitarian action through innovation, fast funding, early action, and localisation.
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Crisis Response Summaries
Annual Review 2020
We are committed to transparency, accountability, evidence-led decision-making and using learning to continuously evolve.
News & Blogs
Start Network Annual Assembly
News and blog articles from across the Start Network.
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At the heart of the December 2014 UNOCHA global humanitarian policy conference was the concept of “humanitarian interoperability”.
Thinking like a forecaster
Three more Start Build projects join the DEPP
Spotlight on the Start Fund
Using the 1% to implement minimum standards in downward accountability in Puntland
Can we use climate forecasts to allocate funds before a crisis hits?
First double Start Fund activation for Somalia and Nigeria
A double alert for the Start Fund has resulted in an activation for two simultaneous crises in Somalia and Nigeria.
Talent Development Project to launch next week in East Africa