Emergency Humanitarian Action - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/?xtor=RSS-1 Emergency humanitarian action aims to provide assistance and protection for vulnerable populations and meet the fundamental needs of those affected by a natural disaster or conflict such as access to water and sanitation, food, shelter and medical care. It complements the assistance provided by the authorities of the country affected by a crisis and is part of a wider framework of assistance provided by the international community and, first and foremost, international organizations. The Crisis and Support Centre (CDCS) is the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs' main tool for providing (…) enMinistry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/local/cache-vignettes/L144xH72/visuel_defaut_une_fd-44916-890bc.jpg?1614684369https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr?xtor=RSS-1 Launch of a Crisis and Support Centre call for projects: Fund to support structural humanitarian initiativeshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/launch-of-a-crisis-and-support-centre-call-for-projects-fund-to-support?xtor=RSS-1 In accordance with the commitments France made at the National Humanitarian Conference and the recommendations for the external evaluation of the Humanitarian Emergency Fund, the Humanitarian and Stabilization Operations Department of the Crisis and Support Centre is opening a support fund in 2021 for structural humanitarian initiatives. This tool aims to support initiatives by humanitarian actors to respond to the growing challenges for aid due to the increasing scale of humanitarian (…) 2021-05-26 15:06:3460151_259048National Humanitarian Conference: a forum for dialogue bringing together all humanitarian stakeholders (17 Dec. 20)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/national-humanitarian-conference-a-forum-for-dialogue-bringing-together-all?xtor=RSS-1 The National Humanitarian Conference (NHC), which was created in 2011, is a forum for consultation, reflection and dialogue. It is organized jointly by the Crisis and Support Centre of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and by French international solidarity NGOs grouped under the umbrella of Coordination Sud. Every two years it brings together humanitarian actors working at the international level, the French State, members of the French National Assembly, international (…) 2020-12-16 15:48:3560151_254598World Humanitarian Day (19 Aug. 2020)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/world-humanitarian-day-19-aug-2020?xtor=RSS-1 On this World Humanitarian Day, France reaffirms its resolute commitment in support of humanitarian action. In the face of the current crises, France has made humanitarian action a pillar of its foreign policy and, at the request of President Macron, has increased its financial effort within the framework of its 2018-2022 strategy by tripling the overall amount of its humanitarian assistance from €150 million to €500 million by 2022. This year, France pays special tribute to all humanitarian (…) 2020-08-20 18:15:3160151_251559Signing of an agreement between France and the International Organization for Migration on welcoming 100 Yazidi women (10.05.19)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/signing-of-an-agreement-between-france-and-the-international-organization-for?xtor=RSS-1 France and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) signed an agreement today to admit Yazidi women to France. The agreement was signed by Eric Chevallier, director of the Crisis and Support Center of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Sara Abbas, director of IOM France. The ceremony was attended by 2018 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad.2019-05-10 19:18:5660151_242101World Humanitarian Day (19.08.18)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/world-humanitarian-day-19-08-18?xtor=RSS-1 On the occasion of World Humanitarian Day, France reaffirms that humanitarian action is a pillar of its foreign policy.2018-08-22 10:40:4160151_2372224th French National Humanitarian Conference (22.03.18)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/emergency-humanitarian-action/news/article/4th-french-national-humanitarian-conference-22-03-18?xtor=RSS-1 This morning, Jean-Yves Le Drian opened the fourth edition of the French National Humanitarian Conference. The Conference The French National Humanitarian Conference brings together representatives of the main international and non-governmental organizations that partner with France in its humanitarian efforts, and therefore offers a chance for all of these very diverse humanitarian actors to meet and hold discussions. Discussions are held on the main aspects of the new humanitarian (…) 2018-03-22 19:13:1360151_234025