IASC: Centrality of Protection in Humanitarian Action

A Call for Change

In 2013, at a high-level event, tucked away in a London-based location, heads of state, ministers, and senior leaders from around the world, met to collectively commit to end violence against women and girls in emergencies.  Through a Call to Action, mobilizing various actors to make individual commitments to address …

DFID scoping study: What works in protection and how do we know?

The 2013 DFID study, “What Works in Protection?” noted: A lack of a common protection framework restricts comparability Few research studies have focused on looking at the impact of protection programming.  Most evaluations focus on capacity gaps, coordination issues and other practical matters. Protection interventions and how success is defined …