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DfID’s Lowcock Welcomed As New OCHA Head, But Faces Challenges

Mark Lowcock, the new United Nations humanitarian chief, will have his work cut out for him when he soon takes the reigns of a shrinking U.N. Office for the Coordination for Humanitarian Affairs

May 26, 2017
Blog Post

How to Turbocharge the Peace Process in Afghanistan

I am the country director for a large American humanitarian organization working in Afghanistan that has been providing emergency and…

March 30, 2021
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Lowcock Starts At OCHA, Casts Attention To Aid Worker Security

"There is a whole list of crises he could be speaking out about...so how does he determine which of those he is going to spend his energy and time speaking to member states and donors about and calling attention to?"

September 8, 2017
Blog Post

Retreat Explores Innovative Financing for Development in Emerging and Fragile Contexts

NGO and corporate leaders gathered to to identify market-based solutions that support sustainable development in complex environments.

November 21, 2018
Blog Post

Stock-Take On The IASC Protection Policy And The Centrality Of Protection

The outcome report following an October 2018 workshop to take stock of implementation of the IASC Policy on Protection in Humanitarian Action (2016) and the IASC Principals Statement on the Centrality of Protection in Humanitarian Action (2013).

November 7, 2018
Blog Post

Letter on Appointing the Next Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs

Dear Mr. Secretary-General, We write to you as major consortia of non-governmental organizations responding to crises around the world to…

February 16, 2021
Blog Post

On Eighth Anniversary of Yemen Conflict, Tens of Millions Need Assistance

Over 21 million people in Yemen need humanitarian assistance as the country continues to face extreme hunger and instability.

March 27, 2023
Blog Post

Report on South Sudan’s Humanitarian Architecture

Over a decade after gaining independence, South Sudan still faces significant humanitarian need, with an estimated 9.4…

August 9, 2023
Statement

Statement by Principals of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee

As humanitarian leaders, our position is clear: We will not participate in the establishment of any ”safe zone” in Gaza…

November 16, 2023

Aid Delivers 2021

October 23, 2020