About HDIF

HDIF aims to identify and support innovations that have the potential to create social impact in education, health and, water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) across Tanzania. With a focus on market driven solutions, HDIF catalyses the development, testing and scaling of innovative models of service delivery, information and communication technologies for development (ICT4D), and product solutions in health, education and WASH.

The following are three main components of the programme:

INSPIRING

Inspiring quad-aligned networking and strategic awards that cultivate the innovation ecosystem in human development.

CATALYZING

Catalyzing the diffusion of innovations in human development.

TRANSFORMING

Transforming the focus and quantity of evidence available to key stakeholders on the practice of innovation in human development.

OUR MISSION

To catalyse social impact through innovation in education, health and WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) by supporting innovators through a challenge fund and expert assistance.

OUR VISION

A Tanzania that embraces and actively promotes, supports and utilizes innovation.

CROSS CUTTING THEMES

PRIVATE SECTOR ENGAGEMENT

ICT UPTAKE

YOUTH, JOBS AND SKILLS

GENDER

SOUTH – SOUTH COOPERATION