ICVA organized a panel session at the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) “Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week” titled “More Inclusive Coordination for The Global South.” At the session, IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation Coordinator for International Affairs Talha Keskin gave a presentation.
During the panel, contributions to the international humanitarian aid system of human aid organizations in Turkey, Indonesia and China were addressed. How the international aid organizations in countries outside Europe deliver aid; how they interacted with the local societies and actors and formed partnerships, and how they developed relations with the international humanitarian aid actors were discussed.
IHH General Secretary Durmuş Aydın and IHH Deputy Chairman for Foreign Affairs Hasan Aynacı also attended the Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week held in Geneva.
The Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week is held in Geneva annually
The Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week, aimed at increasing cooperation between UN agencies, NGOs, development agencies and representatives from the private sector is organized annually by OCHA in Geneva.
IHH has been a Member of ICVA for 3 Years
ICVA is an umbrella organization that aims to strengthen humanitarian policies, increase cooperation among NGOs and structure humanitarian aid policies of states and the United Nations in favor of helpless, vulnerable people. IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation has been an ICVA member since 2018.