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Humanitarian donors mobilising for a more environmentally-responsible system
An important study on the integration of the Environment in the humanitarian sector was presented on 23 June during the 2014 ECOSOC conferences. The study, which was commissioned by the GHDI [...] was organized by the Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit and was carried out by ProAct Network and Groupe URD. It establishes a picture of current donor strategies [...]
Access to basic services
Aid architecture Crises and vulnerability Disaster risk reduction Environment Food security - Nutrition
Humanitarian space and IHL Linking relief, rehabilitation and development Participation The Quality of Aid Urban development – Shelter
Water and Sanitation
Training course: Evaluating the Quality of Humanitarian Action
Groupe URD organize a training course: Evaluating the Quality of Humanitarian Action, from 22 to 26 September 2014, in Plaisians.
Summary of the National Humanitarian Conference
The second National Humanitarian Conference took place on 31 March 2014 in the Ministerial Conference Centre in Paris. Attached is a summary of the event and all the filmed debates and the video which was prepared for the opening by Groupe URD.
Reinforcing training skills in Haiti
In 2014, with the Observatory now well established, Groupe URD’s Haiti team is investing in the country’s vital forces, focusing its efforts on building the capacity of national organisations.