Thematic Notes

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Guest Expert
18 August 2017
On 20 July, PHAP and ICVA hosted an online session on NGO fora and consortia exploring the functions of these structures in empowering local and international NGOs in humanitarian response and fostering their participation in coordination mechanisms and policy discussions.
Raphael Gorgeu
14 July 2017
On 20 July, PHAP and ICVA will be hosting the third session of the learning stream on humanitarian coordination.
Guest Expert
11 July 2017
On 22 June, PHAP and ICVA hosted the second session of the Learning stream on humanitarian coordination, which focused on the main humanitarian coordination mechanisms available at the country level.
Paul Knox Clarke
14 June 2017
In the first session of PHAP’s and ICVA’s new learning stream on humanitarian coordination, presenters together with participants identified several challenges faced by NGOs when engaging with the IASC coordinati