Event/ Webinar: Contested Evidence: The challenges and limitations of evidence-based approaches in humanitarian action

Event/ Webinar: Contested Evidence: The challenges and limitations of evidence-based approaches in humanitarian action Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP), 7 November 2017   As part of Humanitarian Evidence Week, PHAP convened an online panel discussion with evaluators and practitioners speaking to evidence-based approaches in humanitarian action. The event …

Event/ Webinar: Resisting War: How Communities Protect Themselves

Event/ Webinar: Resisting War: How Communities Protect Themselves U.S. Institute of Peace, 2 October 2017 On October 2, the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) convened a panel discussion on the new research within Oliver Kaplan’s book, Resisting War, exploring how communities use cohesion and social structures to non-violently influence armed groups. …

Webinar: What is Results-Based Protection?

To complement and contextualize the launch of the Results-Based Protection video, InterAction also hosted a webinar discussion with RBP Steering Group members and practitioners to unpack what RBP is, how it diverges from standard approaches, and what the practical application looks like in humanitarian practice. The following panelists of Steering …

Webinar and Video Launch: What is Results-Based Protection?

Please join us, in person or remotely via GoToWebinar, for the launch of InterAction’s video on results-based protection (RBP) and webinar discussion as we unpack what RBP is, why it is useful, and what the practical application looks like in humanitarian practice. The webinar will provide a space for stakeholders …

Webinar: Continuous Context-Specific Analysis: Collaborating with Protection, Security, and Peacebuilding Actors to Support Informed Humanitarian Action

Supporting exploration of a key element of results-based protection, Interaction hosted a webinar to unpack how a diversity of actors are conducting continuous context-specific analysis of risk as a basis for strategy development, program design, management of security risks, and program implementation. This webinar discussion engaged practitioners from the security, …

Webinar: The IASC Protection Policy – What does it mean for NGOs?

This webinar explores the background and content of the recently adopted IASC Policy on Protection in Humanitarian Action. Jenny McAvoy (Director of Protection, InterAction) and Brooke Lauten (Humanitarian Policy and Protection Advisor, Norwegian Refugee Council) present the IASC Protection Policy, highlighting the background, the drafting process and key content, with …

Event: Collaboration through storytelling: lessons from Nepal

This event followed a screening of the documentary, “On Shifting Ground”, which provides a first-hand appraisal of the way six humanitarian organizations responded to the earthquake in Nepal. The Hilton Prize Coalition Storytelling Program provided an opportunity for humanitarians to reflect on the response, identify lessons learned around community collaboration …

Event: Evaluating humanitarian action: ask the experts

For the last six years, ALNAP has been developing the first Evaluating Humanitarian Action Guide to help humanitarian actors increase the quality and usefulness of evaluating findings and results. This event launched the Guide and looks at some of the key issues in evaluating humanitarian action today, such as how …