Challenges of Humanitarian and Developmental Action – Reporting back from Forum Espace Humanitaire

Challenges of Humanitarian and Developmental Action – Reporting back from Forum Espace Humanitaire

In January, CONCORD Director, Seamus Jefferson participated in the Forum Espace Humanitaire taking place in Annecy, France. During this meeting, delegates from the major humanitarian and development organisations have gathered to share views on today’s challenges of humanitarian and developmental action. Seamus’ intervention focuses on four main tasks for the sector.

A GAP in Political Will

European Commission’s new Framework for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment in External EU policies leaves a large GAP in Political Will. (Brussels, 23/09/2015) Yesterday the European Commission published jointly with the European External Action Service a new...