An NGO Perspective on the Response to the Humanitarian Crisis in Myanmar

Upon the invitation of the international NGO (INGO) Forum in Myanmar, InterAction and ICVA - represented by Julien Schopp and Raphael Gorgeu - traveled to Myanmar from September 28 through October 7, 2016. The team visited Yangon, as well as Myitkyina and Sittwe, and reviewed humanitarian practice and policy issues, including inter-agency response leadership; NGO coordination structures; humanitarian access and delivery modalities; and as humanitarian and development issues.  

Within this report, written by the mission participants, InterAction and ICVA provide observations, key findings and recommendations for Myanmar and the wider Inter Agency Standing Committee (IASC).