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01 Jun 2016 description

We live in a world where conflicts, natural disasters and disease are driving ever greater numbers of people to seek desperate remedies for their hunger, safety and survival. The world has never been so wealthy and yet on the frontline of humanitarian action, where courageous work is taking place daily, the lack of available resources to save lives is a constantly growing risk. This massive, deepening deficit requires an ambitious, global and collective response.

29 May 2014 description

How can certification of humanitarian organisations contribute to greater effectiveness and accountability in humanitarian actions? Over the past 18 months, the Certification Review Project, sponsored by the Steering Committee for Humanitarian Response (SCHR), has been researching what a successful, sustainable certification model might look like and how to achieve it.

16 Apr 2014 description

How Certification relates to the Core Humanitarian Standard

Following many questions and concerns about how these two closely related projects are working side-by-side, we have drawn up a two-page description and table that explains clearly how and where the objectives and expected outcomes for each project connect.