Presentation in Ottawa – Nepal 1 year later – Népal 1 an plus tard

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How can we ensure no one is left behind in emergencies and how can we improve accountability to the people we are trying to reach through our responses?

The Humanitarian Coalition recently completed a review of the projects funded to its members for their response after the Nepal earthquake.

While focussing on the Core Humanitarian Standard as the guiding framework, the review looked at inclusion and accountability as separate concepts linked by a common desired outcome: to ensure that affected people, the most vulnerable in particular, are active actors in the response and have a role in decision making on issues affecting their communities.

In the spirit of peer learning, the Humanitarian Coalition invites you to the release of this report and an ensuing panel discussion with experts in humanitarian programing.

When: April 15, 2016, from 2-4 pm
Where: University of Ottawa, Faculty of Social Sciences, room 1030
Find out more about this event.

Confirmed Panelists:
Kevin Dunbar, CARE Canada, Director, Humanitarian Assistance and Emergency Team
Bart Witteveen, World Vision Canada, Director, Humanitarian and Emergency Affairs
Silva Ferretti, independent consultant and team leader for the Humanitarian Coalition’s review of the Nepal earthquake response.

The discussion will be moderated by Sue Szabo, Director, Inclusive Economies at the IDRC.

Due to space considerations, we would request you confirm your presence.

We encourage you to share this invitation with your networks and look forward to seeing you there.


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