Future Generations advances innovations in five key areas (health, community capacity building, conservation, peacebuilding, and technology) that are consistent with its mission.

Innovations are guided by a process known as SEED-SCALE, which activates the energy and resources of communities (Seed) and expands successes across large regions through government partnerships (Scale). SEED-SCALE can be applied to any issue that the community deems important.

While our goal is to foster holistic and comprehensive change that integrates many sectors of development, innovations have come forward in such areas as: