An Agenda for Action and Change

The Agenda for Humanity sets out five major areas for action and change, the 5 Core Responsibilities, that are needed to address and reduce humanitarian need, risk and vulnerability, and 24 key transformations that will help achieve them. Learn more by clicking on the icons below. 

 

Discover Initiatives

More than a dozen initiatives, partnerships, platforms and alliances were either newly developed or strengthened through the World Humanitarian Summit process and will help implement the Core Responsibilities and turn the Agenda for Humanity into reality.

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    When conflict or crisis erupts, the educational needs of children and youth are often the last consideration – an afterthought following food, water...

  • Platform on Disaster Displacement

    Disaster displacement is one of the biggest humanitarian challenges of the 21st century. Every year, millions of people are forced to leave their...

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    The Rationale of the Global Preparedness Partnership (GPP) is to save lives, time and money when disaster strikes through focused, coherent,...

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    Recognizing that humanitarian and development actors, governments, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and private sector actors have been...

  • Commitment to Action: Transcending humanitarian-development divides

    In his report on the World Humanitarian Summit “One Humanity: Shared Responsibility”, the former UN Secretary-General proposed an Agenda for Humanity...

  • Connecting Business Initiative

    With the scale of humanitarian need fast outpacing the ability of traditional actors to respond, it is more important than ever to engage the private...