Forecasts for Anticipatory HUManitarian action

Project: Research

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Social Sciences


  • Risk, Disaster, Forecast-based Financing, Resilience


The aim of FATHUM is to enable the successful implementation and scale-up of Forecast-based Financing locally, nationally and internationally.

FATHUM researchers are linking together research on forecast predictability and skill, complex drivers of risk, multi-actor perspectives on successful implementation and financing mechanisms to catalyse and facilitate the scale-up of Forecast-based Financing (FbF) for effective, appropriate and impactful action before a disaster.
Short titleFATHUM
StatusNot started

Collaborative partners

  • Lund University
  • University of Oxford
  • University of Reading (lead)
  • Stellenbosch University