NHRIs in Humanitarian action

International Humanitarian Law (IHL)

Humanitarian action definition and terms

Resources related to the definition of, and commonly used terms in humanitarian action.

Case studies

Find tales of success, best practices, and lessons learned.

The Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC)

Resources from the IASC

Vulernable groups in humanitarian emergencies

P2P video “Leaving No-one Behind”. This video is an interview with Kate Gilmore, the former Deputy High Commissioner from Human Rights. In the interview Ms Gilmore, talks about the “Leave no one behi…


Humanitarian principles and standards

Humanitarian principles and standards. These guide the work of humanitarian actors. The core humanitarian principles of humanity , impartiality , independence and neutrality are based on Internationa…