ECOSOC

Investing in humanity: Meeting the needs of vulnerable people in 2016

Humanitarian

Event This event is organised by Development Initiatives in partnership with the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs as part of the United Nations Economic and Social Council Humanitarian Affairs Segment taking place in New York from Monday 27 – Wednesday 29 June. Date 27 June 2016 Time 13:30–14:45 (EDT) Location: Room CR1, United Nations […]


One month on from the World Humanitarian Summit: What next for humanitarian financing?

Humanitarian

Event This event is organised by Development Initiatives as a member of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Humanitarian Financing Task Team in partnership with the Good Humanitarian Donorship Initiative as part of the United Nations Economic and Social Council Humanitarian Affairs Segment taking place in New York from Monday 27 – Wednesday 29 June. Date 27 June 2016 […]


ECOSOC's gender agenda

Humanitarian

The UN’s Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) High Level Segment (HLS) kicked off last week with the Annual Ministerial Review (AMR), which focused on gender equality and the empowerment of women and gender is on the agenda in a humanitarian segment side meeting next week too. The Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) -sponsored side meeting, Challenges […]