What does the Philips Foundation seek from its innovative partnerships with organizations like the International Committee of the Red Cross?
It’s about getting the best out of each partner and learning from each other, Philips Foundation Director Katy Hartley told Devex associate editor Richard Jones on the sidelines of the 32nd International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent in Geneva.
Watch on the above clip to learn Hartley’s tips for other private sector companies looking to work with development partners — based on the Philips Foundation’s experience with the ICRC — and how she refutes certain misconceptions about private sector-led innovation in the humanitarian sector.
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