Humanitarian principles and standards

Humanitarian principles and standards

These guide the work of humanitarian actors. The core humanitarian principles of humanityimpartialityindependence and neutrality are based on International Humanitarian Law and underpin the definition of what constitutes a ‘humanitarian’ response.

The Humanitarian Innovation Guide is a growing online resource to help individuals and organisations find their starting point and navigate the humanitarian innovation journey.

They have produced a great resource that defines and explores the humanitarian principles and standards in more detail.

The EU Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid on humanitarian principles, has a good video below which explores these principles in more detail.

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Vulernable groups in humanitarian emergencies