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MENA Region

WHS Middle East & North Africa Consultation Meeting

After months of national consultations, The Humanitarian Forum among other participants, was invited to join the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) Regional Meeting on 3rd and 4th March 2015 to discuss the findings. The regional meeting took place in Amman, Jordan and aimed to present data and ideas about categorising and understanding the humanitarian system as it […]

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WHS Saudi Arabia Consultation

More than 35 participants representing different Saudi civil society organisations attended the national consultation workshop in Riyadh on 17th September. It was hosted by Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation and in coordination with UNOCHA. In addition to the themes of the WHS, the role of humanitarian action in the midst of current events was discussed intensively. The […]

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WHS Libya Consultation

The Humanitarian Forum held the Libyan consultation in Tunisia due to the deteriorating security situation in Libya at the time. The consultation was hosted by Sheikh Tahir Azzawi Charitable Organisation on 3rd and 4th September 2014, with support from UN OCHA. It was attended by 70 participants representing the local and national humanitarian and civil society organisations […]

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WHS Palestine National Consultation

There were 2 consultations organised in Palestine. The first took place in the West Bank, Ramallah and the second in Gaza on 13th and 14th December 2014 respectively. They were organised jointly by UN OCHA, Qatar Charity, The Humanitarian Forum and Palestinian Non-Governmental Organisations Network (PNGO). Key recommendations from the consultations included allocating sufficient humanitarian […]

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WHS Iraq Consultation

The Iraqi Red Crescent hosted the national consultation in Baghdad on 20th November 2014,  in coordination with UN OCHA. The participants were from 23 different Iraqi civil society organisations. The themes of the WHS were discussed, with a focus on the need to maintain humanitarian principles and the sustainability of the work being done. The […]

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WHS Lebanon Consultation

Amel Association in collaboration with the International Council of Voluntary Agencies (ICVA) and The Humanitarian Forum and supported by UN OCHA, organised a consultative workshop which took place at the Commodore Hotel in Beirut. It was attended by representatives from over 30 civil society organisations and actors in the humanitarian field. The participants identified the […]

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WHS Jordan Consultation

The Humanitarian Forum alongside UN OCHA and Jordan Hashemite Charitable Organisation hosted the national consultation workshop in Jordan. It was attended by 20 representatives from national and international humanitarian organisations. Important points raised at the consultation included: the difference in traditions and cultural norms between the refugee communities and host communities and how those differences […]

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WHS Yemen Consultation

On 18th June, the Yemen branch of The Humanitarian Forum organised the Yemeni national consultation in partnership with Islamic Relief Yemen and UN OCHA. The consultation was attended by 60 representatives of local NGOs and civil society organisations. Prime Minister Mohammed Salem Basendwah and Minister of Planning and Cooperation, Mr. Mohammed Al-Saadi also attended. The […]

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