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Partnership Evaluation Tool Manual

Partnership Evaluation Tool Manual

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Duty of Care Workhsop Report organized by NGO Forum on 30 September 2019

Partnership WG and HRWG organized a joint, coordinated training on Duty of Care.

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Unpacking Localization

In mid-2019, three years after the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), the Grand Bargain and the Charter for Change, there are still widespread calls by non-government organizations (NGOs) to define localization and what it means to different stakeholders.

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Guidance for prevention of abuse of non-profit organizations for terrorist financing (2019)

Primarily, the Guidance gives general information about terrorist financing and the information of national and international legislation on the fight against the offence abovementioned. Moreover, the sector risks are defined and some suggestions are proposed for the future for the purpose of mitigating the risks in the last section.

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Principles of Partnership

Principles of Partnership- A Statement of Commitment Endorsed by the Global Humanitarian Platform, 12 July 2007

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International Humanitarian Law

IHL is based on a number of treaties, in particular the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols, and a series of other instruments.

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Sphere Handbook

The Sphere Handbook is the oldest initiative in the field of humanitarian standards. It has been field-tested over twenty years and regularly updated to ensure it remains fit for purpose in a changing world. What does not change is its rights-based foundations: people have the right to assistance, the right to life with dignity, the righ ...

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Legal Liability in the Humanitarian Sector

This paper provides a brief introduction to the legal issues regarding possible legal claims against international organizations for death or injury to their overseas staff. Despite the complexity of the underlying law due to the large number of possible legal claims, defenses and jurisdictions, there are several basic steps that NGOs can ...

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