2016 World Humanitarian Summit

HRA was the only Caribbean Diaspora representative at the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit, set that took place in Istanbul on 23-24 May 2016, a global call to action by the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

An initiative of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, managed by UN OCHA, to bring together governments, humanitarian organizations, people affected by humanitarian crises and new partners including the private sector to propose solutions to our most pressing challenges and set an agenda to keep humanitarian action fit for the future.

HRA is a signator of the JOINT DIASPORA COMMITMENTS STATEMENT with the follow core responsibility

Click here to view the full statement