Using innovation to save lives and alleviate suffering.


Our Approach

Human-centred innovation.


We deploy a human-centred innovation approach, involving a wide range of stakeholders to explore challenges and opportunities facing MSF in the field.


We carry out concrete design and development cases, addressing operational needs through exploration of new products, technologies and services.


We design and implement new organizational processes and practices, aimed at improving the innovation capability of individuals and teams.

Our Innovation Process

From needs to solutions.


Lessons Learned

How to support innovation in crisis settings.

innovation-in-international-development MSF Sweden Innovation Unit has contributed to the Nesta book “Innovation for International Development: Navigating the Paths and Pitfalls”, where we share some of our lessons learned and experiences from how to support innovation in crisis settings. Download your own free PDF copy here.