July 4, 2019

In celebration of International Women in Engineering day 2019, we decided to interview our Iraq Innovation Advisor, Wafa Al-Attas, who is leading Field Ready’s work on GIZ’s ICT for Youth Program in Iraq.

Wafa describes herself as…

A social entrepreneur.

She started as a...

June 25, 2019

Manila Maker Faire 2019

On 22nd and 23rd June, Field Ready’s maker extraordinaire in the Philippines, Charles Barrete, attended Manila’s third Maker Faire, which was bigger and better than ever. The Faire, branded ‘The Greatest Show-and-Tell on Earth’ took place in the...

June 23, 2019

If you visit our newly established Field Ready: Erbil Makerspace, housed in the Re:Coded House co-working space, you’ll find Ravin and Mariam leading our technical team, making it the only female led makerspace in Iraq! 

Both are extremely talented young engineers. Ravi...

June 6, 2019

Field Ready is pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new makerspace in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. 

Field Ready: Erbil Makerspace will form part of a growing network of innovation and co-working spaces across Iraq. On behalf of the German Federal Ministry for E...

May 30, 2019

It’s such a basic need. A bucket to gather, carry and store life-saving water. It's so vital that we put it in our logo. But it’s a need that often goes unmet, especially in emergencies. And without the right bucket, precious water can be lost.  

Moreover, 780 million p...

May 20, 2019

Field Ready has demonstrated its approach to transforming humanitarian aid in places as diverse as remote island communities to those deeply affected by conflict and forced displacement.

To remain our level of preparedness, we maintain an emergency response capacity. Wh...

May 9, 2019

Our earlier work in designing, making and distributing soap that encourages children to wash there hands was a definitive success. Last year, our partners Save the Children and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, with funding from the Humanitarian Innov...

May 2, 2019

The talks have failed. Those with ill-intentions and the means to cause violence step forward. Military operations are renewed in the northwest. And the innocent are forced to flee. The protracted regional crisis caused by the war in Syria has been described by the UN...

April 16, 2019

After an extensive review and auditing process, Field Ready has received the coveted Accredited Charity status carried out by the Better Business Bureau (BBB). The organization's Wise Giving Alliance (WGA) is a national charity monitoring organization in the US.

The WGA...

March 28, 2019

Field Ready has been working with the Anthropocene Insitute to create "how to" videos: how to repair a solar panel and how to make a water filter. These instructable videos are intended to be used by a wide audience looking to make and repair items in low-resource sett...

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