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Statement from A4EP on Cyclone IDAI Response

Cyclone IDAI made landfall during the night of 14 to 15 March 2019, bringing torrential rains and winds to the Provinces of Zambezia, Manica,...

Localisation in Vanuatu: Demonstrating Change_January 2019

VANGO, PIANGO and Humanitarian Advisory Group would like to thank the many people who have contributed to this baselining process. This includes local, national...

Accelerating Localisation Through Partnerships

Thanks to the research advisory group of the Accelerating Localisation through Partnerships consortium for guiding the research: Victor Arokoyo (Christian Aid Nigeria), Jane Backhurst...

NGOs & RISK Managing Uncertainty in Local-International Partnerships

In humanitarian emergencies where access is limited and risk is high, people’s ability to obtain vital assistance often depends on partnerships between national and...

Prepared for Partnership? Trust and Distrust in international Cooperation

Much of my professional work takes place in two sectors of international cooperation: relief work and peacebuilding, mostly in violent crises. Yet when it...

Let the local responder lead in Sulawesi Tsunami Response: Duplication of Mistakes will become...

A series of earthquakes, the strongest 7.4 magnitude, struck Central Sulawesi’s on 28 September, 6pm local time. Indonesian authorities confirmed that a tsunami hit...

Localisation in Practice: Emerging Indicators & Practical Recommendation

The concept of localisation of aid has been present in the humanitarian sector for decades in the form of ‘building on local capacities.’ However,...

Understanding Disaster Response value chain- lessons from ground zero – Kerala

The Indian state of Kerala has suffered from an unprecedented flooding. According to the report released by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on 25 August,...

Localisation: Partnership Chronicles.

“Partnership” is one of the most abused words in the international cooperation jargon. It stands for any and all collaborations, whatever their nature and...

Understanding The Localisation Debate: Koenraad Van Brabant & Smruti Patel

The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) in May 2016 led to a voluntary commitment of major governmental donors and international relief agencies, known as the...