Strengthening National and Local Response and Risk Management Capacity: Towards More Effective International Support and Investment

Author(s)
Carpenter, S.
Language
English
Pages
6
Date published
01 May 2014
Type
Research, reports and studies
Keywords
Capacity development, Local capacity, Development & humanitarian aid, System-wide performance, Global Forum

This paper was used as a source for synthesised recommendations used in the Briefing Papers for the Global Forum on Improving Humanitarian Action, taking place in New York on 4/5 June 2015.

The Briefing Papers are intended to provide a general background to the key obstacles that inhibit good, effective humanitarian action, and the recommendations that have been put forward around the WHS process to address these obstacles.