United Nations Economic and Social Council - Humanitarian Affairs Segment
21-23 June 2017 Geneva, Switzerland - ECOSOC’s Humanitarian Affairs Segment is a unique platform that brings together UN Member States, UN organizations, humanitarian and development partners, the private sector and affected communities.
Each June, they discuss and agree on how to best tackle the most recent and pressing humanitarian concerns. Interactive panel discussions and side events share the latest information on current opportunities and challenges.
The Alliance is co-hosting a Side Event with the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Reference Group on Meeting Humanitarian Challenges in Urban Areas (IASC RG MHCUA) and the global Food Security Cluster (gFSC) entitled, "A new way of working: settlement-based coordination for inclusive and effective humanitarian responses to urban crises" on 21 June 2017 from 8:30-9:45 AM at the Palais des Nations. Please find the Concept Note here.