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12 Dec 2014 description
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Better humanitarian assistance to be delivered by improved quality and accountability

04 Dec 2014 description

Geneva and London, 4 December 2014: The Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability (CHS) will be officially launched in Copenhagen on December 12 at an event that is expected to bring together many of the world’s key humanitarian thinkers and influencers, and practitioners

18 Jun 2014 description

The Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability (CHS) outlines what good humanitarian action looks like for those communities and people affected by crisis and the staff and organisations involved in responding to this. It provides a practical, verifiable framework of Eight Commitments to Quality and Accountability. Each Commitment is underpinned by the humanitarian principles of humanity, impartiality and independence. The CHS will help women, men, girls and boys affected by crisis to hold humanitarian organisations to account.

18 Jun 2014 description

The Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP), People In Aid and the Sphere Project, with the Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS) Technical Steering Group, are pleased to present the revised version of the CHS for testing and the second period of consultation.

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.

01 Apr 2014 description

The consultation for the Core Humanitarian Standard has now closed. HAP and People In Aid would like to thank all those who participated in the online survey and via the feedback from and other mechanisms.

05 Mar 2014 description

With just one month to feedback on the draft Core Humanitarian Standard, HAP and People In Aid, the organisations spearheading the consultation, encourage all those working in the humanitarian and development sectors to make their voice heard on what is expected to be a key document for the sectors in the coming years.