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17 Nov 2017 description

During the 2016 World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), UN Member States, Civil Society Organizations, private sector and media gathered on the topic of Transforming Humanitarian Action with and for Young People, and called to align strategies, approaches and programmatic responses to reach all young people and empower young women and men, and adolescent girls and boys to be agents of positive transformation.

20 Jan 2017 description
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10 STEPS TO REPORT ON YOUR COMMITMENTS
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Guidance on self-reporting on WHS commitments and the Agenda for Humanity.

Dear Colleagues,

With this message we would like to brief you on important developments post-World Humanitarian Summit and call for your action to continue the momentum.

01 Dec 2016 description
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The World Humanitarian Summit regional consultation for North and South-East Asia was held in Tokyo, Japan on 23 and 24 July 2014. It was co-hosted by the Government of Japan, Government of Indonesia and UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

29 Nov 2016 description

SYNTHÈSE DES PRINCIPALES CONSTATATIONS

Les engagements issus du Sommet mondial sur l'action humanitaire témoignent du large soutien que recueille le Programme d'action pour l'humanité et ses cinq responsabilités fondamentales. Leur nombre − NOuP QR 3 140 engagements individuels et conjoints à ce jour – est, à lui seul, un signe clair de la volonté de toutes les parties prenantes d'améliorer le sort des millions de personnes qui risquent d'être laissées pour compte en raison de conflits ou de catastrophes.

07 Oct 2016 description

This document contains the priorities and recommendations of youth who participated in the consultation process leading up to and including the WHS Global Youth Consultation (GYC) in Doha, Qatar, that took place on 1-2 September 2015. This document is the product of months of work, preparation, outreach, consultation, analysis and evaluation which have culminated in the GYC and is based on previous UN MGCY papers on WHS, particularly the July 2015 World Humanitarian Summit Position Paper and the Thematic Position Papers developed for the same process.

05 Oct 2016 description

Introduction

OCHA’s Private Sector Section (PSS) and the Netherlands Enterprise Agency hosted a business consultation on 10 June 2015 in The Hague, Netherlands. 72 representatives from the private sector (multi-national and national), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and civil society attended the consultation. The consultation focused on identifying issues, providing recommendations and making commitments from the perspective of the Dutch business community in emergency preparedness and response.

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05 Oct 2016 description

Introduction

The Government of Luxembourg and the Emergency Telecommunication Cluster (ETC), led by the World Food Programme (WFP), hosted a World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) Business Consultation focused on the satellite industry on 9-10 June 2015 at the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs in Luxembourg.

22 Sep 2016 description

(New York, 22 September 2016): United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on global leaders, civil society and international organizations to take forward major changes to address the growing human consequences of humanitarian crises, and reduce humanitarian need, risk and vulnerability in the years to come.

08 Sep 2016 description
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Summary of Key Findings

The commitments generated through the World Humanitarian Summit indicate broad-based support for the Agenda for Humanity and its five core responsibilities. The sheer volume - more than 3,140 individual and joint commitments collected to date - is a clear indication of a desire of all stakeholders involved in the Summit to achieve better outcomes for the millions of people who are at risk of being left behind due to conflicts and disasters.

23 Jun 2016 description

1. Introduction

In preparation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the WHS secretariat commissioned Ipsos to conduct community consultations with crisis-affected communities in multiple focus countries. The countries chosen for the consultations were Afghanistan, Guinea, South Sudan,
Syria, and Ukraine, representing a diverse range of geographic regions, humanitarian contexts, and actors.

23 Jun 2016 description

1. Introduction

In preparation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the WHS secretariat commissioned Ipsos to conduct community consultations with crisis-affected communities in multiple focus countries. The countries chosen for the consultations were Afghanistan, Guinea, South Sudan,
Syria, and Ukraine, representing a diverse range of geographic regions, humanitarian contexts, and actors.

23 Jun 2016 description

INTRODUCTION

In preparation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the WHS secretariat commissioned Ipsos to conduct community consultations with crisis-affected communities in multiple focus countries. The countries chosen for the consultations were Afghanistan, Guinea, South Sudan,
Syria, and Ukraine, representing a diverse range of geographic regions, humanitarian contexts, and actors.

23 Jun 2016 description

1. Introduction

In preparation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the WHS secretariat commissioned Ipsos to conduct community consultations with crisis-affected communities in multiple focus countries. The countries chosen for the consultations were Afghanistan, Guinea, South Sudan,
Syria, and Ukraine, representing a diverse range of geographic regions, humanitarian contexts, and actors.

23 Jun 2016 description

1. Introduction

In preparation for the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the WHS secretariat commissioned Ipsos to conduct community consultations with crisis-affected communities in multiple focus countries. The countries chosen for the consultations were Afghanistan, Guinea, South Sudan,
Syria, and Ukraine, representing a diverse range of geographic regions, humanitarian contexts, and actors.

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.

27 May 2016 description

New Youth Compact to reshape humanitarian work signed at the World Humanitarian Summit

The first World Humanitarian Summit convened by UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-Moon and hosted by the Government of Turkey, which took place on 23-24 May 2016 in Istanbul, saw a strong emphasis on the urgent need to address the needs and safeguard the rights of young people and engage them in humanitarian response efforts.

26 May 2016 description

(Istanbul, 24 May 2016) - At the World Humanitarian Summit, leaders from governments, United Nations, inter-governmental, regional and non-governmental organizations confirmed that achieving Zero Hunger and malnutrition in all its forms by 2030 is possible.

26 May 2016 description

Consulta a personas afectadas por con ictos y desastres naturales en Colombia. Llevada a cabo por Plan Internacional Alemania y Fundación Plan en Colombia.
Septiembre – Diciembre 2015
Con la colaboración del Ministerio Federal de Relaciones Exteriores de Alemania

Alcance del documento

26 May 2016 description

A consultation with persons affected by conflict and natural disasters in Colombia led by Plan International Germany and Fundación Plan in Colombia
September – December 2015
with the support of the German Federal Foreign Office

Scope of the document

This document aims to give a voice to affected persons regarding the topics of the WHS and to present the ideas put forward in the various consultations con­ducted in Colombia.