World Humanitarian Summit Working Group

United Nations Major Group Children & Youth

World Humanitarian Summit

Shaping the Future of Humanitarian Action


What is the Process about?

  • The United Nations Secretary-General will convene the first-ever global humanitarian summit of this scale in Istanbul in 2016.
  • The goal of this summit is to find new ways to tackle humanitarian needs in our fast-changing world.
  • This three-year initiative is being managed by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) The summit will set a new agenda for global humanitarian action

WHS Themes

Humanitarian Effectiveness

Reducing vulnerability and Managing Risk

Transforming through Innovation

Serving the Needs of People in Conflict

Time Frame

WHS Calendar

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s