Discover Initiatives

More than a dozen initiatives, partnerships, platforms and alliances were either newly developed or strengthened through the World Humanitarian Summit process and will help implement the Core Responsibilities and turn the Agenda for Humanity into reality.

  • New Way of Working

    Recognizing that humanitarian and development actors, governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and private sector actors have been...

  • Peace Promise

    The Peace Promise is a set of common commitments of humanitarian, development and peacebuilding actors to simultaneously deliver humanitarian...
  • Charter for Faith-Based Humanitarian Action

    Many religious institutions and faith-based NGOs (FBOs) have a unique comparative advantage in humanitarian contexts: they have an established...

  • Connecting Business Initiative

    With the scale of humanitarian need fast outpacing the ability of traditional actors to respond, it is more important than ever to engage the...

  • The Grand Bargain

    The Grand Bargain is an agreement between more than 30 of the biggest donors and aid providers, which aims to get more means into the hands...

  • Charter for Change

    Local organisations such as National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and national NGOs are among the first responders to disasters and...

News & Updates

Think Responsibly: How We’re Helping NGOs Protect Humanitarian Data | 21 March 2017
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Supporting local humanitarian action in Myanmar | 16 March 2017
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"We need to invest in collective outcomes" USG O'Brien told on the New Way of Working UNOCHA | 13 March 2017
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Speak out on violations | 10 March 2017
Speak out on violations | 10 March 2017
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Unlocking the Power of Digital Financial Services for Humanitarian Response | 02 March 2017
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