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The Centrality of Protection in Humanitarian Action - Statement by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Principals


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Resource type:Plans, policy and strategy
Keywords:Development & humanitarian aid, Protection, human rights & security
Agency:IASC - Inter Agency Standing Committee
Date published:17 December 2013

This statement affirms the commitment of the IASC Principals to ensuring the centrality of protection in humanitarian action and the role of Humanitarian Coordinators, Humanitarian Country Teams and Clusters to implement this commitment in all aspects of humanitarian action. It is part of a number of measures that will be adopted by IASC to ensure more effective protection of people in humanitarian crises.


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