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Media Advisories

Action against Hunger calls for the creation of a Special Procedure for the protection of aid workers
May 20 2016PDF
Amnesty International Secretary General Salil Shetty is available for media interviews at the WHS in Istanbul
May 20 2016PDF
ASEAN-UN Partnership Moving Forward
May 21 2016PDF
CARE Spokespeople at the WHS
May 22 2016PDF
CHS Alliance WHS Media Advisory
May 20 2016PDF
Ericsson: Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative - Press Briefing Invitation
May 21 2016PDF
European Commission / FAO / WFP: A new paradigm for boosting the impact of humanitarian responses to food crises
May 23 2016PDF
Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect - Media Advisory
May 23 2016PDF
Humanity Road announces their commitment to empowering women in support of the Agenda for Humanity at the WHS
May 24 2016PDF
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement releases report on humanitarian priorities for the WHS
May 20 2016PDF
Launch of the Global Humanitarian Lab: 24 May 24, 10:45 am at the Innovation Marketplace
May 23 2016PDF
Norwegian Refugee Council staff at WHS Available for interviews
May 20 2016PDF
NRC: Jan Egeland press briefing on why aid is failing
May 23 2016PDF
Opening of ASEAN Exhibition
May 21 2016PDF
Press Briefing Invitation with European Investment Bank, Werner Hoyer
May 22 2016PDF
SAFE BIRTH EVEN HERE to be rolled-out by UNFPA, United Colors of Benetton at WHS
May 20 2016PDF
Special Event: Launch of the Grand Bargain
May 22 2016PDF
UNFPA: Special Session: Transforming Humanitarian Action with and for Young People
May 23 2016PDF
UNRWA Exhibition Opening: Half of UNRWA Schools Attacked or Shut Down by Conflict in the Last Five Years: Invitation to all media
May 20 2016PDF
UNRWA Press Conference: Half of UNRWA Schools Attacked or Shut Down by Conflict in the Last Five Years: Invitation to all media
May 20 2016PDF
WHO Media Advisory
May 20 2016PDF

Press Releases

'Concern Worldwide' calls for robust international mechanisms to prevent conflict and the escalation of humanitarian crises
May 23 2016PDF
ACT Alliance: Clear action on ways forward needed at WHS says ACT Alliance
May 20 2016PDF
ACT Alliance: Opportunities are there, Now transform words into action says ACT Alliance
May 24 2016PDF
CARE International: A message to the WHS: Save Lives by Including Women
May 22 2016PDF
CARE International: A+ for effort, B for achievement
May 24 2016PDF
Caritas: Aid system needs faith in religious agencies
May 20 2016PDF
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Denmark & WFP Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement at WHS
May 23 2016PDF
Donor Support Allows WFP to Extend Africa Disaster Insurance so Risks are Managed
May 24 2016PDF
Education Cannot Wait: OpEd by Børge Brende, Minister Foreign of Affairs of Norway
May 22 2016PDF
Ericsson Announces Emergency Wallet to Support Humanitarian Response
May 23 2016PDF
Global Business Coalition for Education: Private sector to mobilize $100 million for new fund for education in emergencies
May 23 2016PDF
Government of Nigeria and WFP Step Up Assistance to People Bearing Brunt of Boko Haram Violence
May 24 2016PDF
ICRC: World Humanitarian Summit: The test is what will follow
May 25 2016PDF
IFAD: We cannot keep jumping from crisis to crisis, IFAD’S Chief Strategiest to tell world leaders in Istanbul
May 20 2016PDF
IFRC: Building stronger, more resilient communities top of agenda for global coalition of leaders
May 22 2016PDF
InterAction: Statement by CEO Sam Worthington on Upholding The Norms That Safeguard Humanity
May 23 2016PDF
InterAction: U.S. NGO Commitments for the WHS
May 20 2016PDF
International Alert: Make peace a priority at the WHS
May 23 2016PDF
MasterCard to Expand Digital Aid Distribution Services
May 23 2016PDF
Mercy Corps: To fix a broken system, WHS must disrupt it
May 20 2016PDF
New Global Alliance Launches Innovative Approach to Addressing Urban Crises
May 23 2016PDF
Red Cross Red Crescent Movement welcomes “Grand Bargain”, calls for greater engagement of host governments and communities
May 24 2016PDF
The Global Humanitarian Lab: A worldwide partnership launches to incubate, make and accelerate humanitarian innovation with and for the most vulnerable people
May 23 2016PDF
The Sovereign Order of Malta at the WHS
May 23 2016PDF
Turkcell Represents the Telecommunications Community in the World Humanitarian Summit, Meets UN Secretary General
May 24 2016PDF
UN Education Envoy Gordon Brown Challenges World to Challenges World to Wake up to ‘Full-blown Crisis’ and Costs of a Lost Generation Denied Schooling
May 22 2016PDF
UN Special Envoy for Global Education, Gordon Brown: New Education In Emergencies Fund ‘Education Cannot Wait’ Launched at WHS
May 23 2016PDF
UNESCO: At World Humanitarian Summit protecting journalists key to reporting in crisis situations
May 25 2016PDF
UNFPA: Countries Commit to Boosting Support for Women, Girls during Crises
May 24 2016PDF
UNOCHA: Humanitarian Data Centre in the Netherlands will increase data use and impact in humanitarian sector
May 23 2016PDF
World Economic Forum, MasterCard and GSMA Commit to Lead Initiatives on Scaling-up Humanitarian Payments in Emergency Situations
May 23 2016PDF
“The Mediterranean often pays the price for an unbalanced world in the health sector” - PAM President at the WHS
May 27 2016PDF

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