Two types of commitments were gathered before and during the World Humanitarian Summit. Participants were invited to align themselves with 32 core commitments, derived from stakeholder consultations and anchored in the Agenda for Humanity. They were also invited to make additional individual or joint commitments to help achieve the Agenda for Humanity.
Individual Commitments (8)
- Commitment Type
- Core Responsibility
- Agenda for Humanity Transformation(s)
ActionAid endorses the Call to Action on Protection from GBV in emergencies in 2016, and commits to integrate women-led community based protection mechanisms as part of its core humanitarian response programming by 2020. ...Policy Uphold the Norms that Safeguard Humanity 2D Take concrete steps to improve compliance and accountability
ActionAid commits by 2020 to ensure the meaningful participation of women in all formal and informal decision making processes, ensuring that women make up at least 50% of rights-holders engaged in community decision making and consultation processes that ActionAid leads.
ActionAid commits to ensure all of its humanitarian programming is gender responsive by 2020.Operational Leave No One Behind 3D Empower and protect women and girls
ActionAid commits to ensure at least 50% of its implementing partners in humanitarian action are women-led or women's organisations by 2020.Operational Leave No One Behind 3D Empower and protect women and girls
ActionAid commits to ensure at least 50% of leadership positions in humanitarian contexts are held by women by 2020, and that at least 50% of staff at all levels are women by 2020.
ActionAid commits to increase funding and capacity development to local and national women's groups as equal partners in our humanitarian action.
ActionAid will ensure in each response that its staff will be accompanied by front-line responders and local organisations when attending collective coordination platforms. ActionAid will also advocate for the inclusion of front-line responders and local organisations to ensure they have a seat at t...Partnership Change People's Lives: From Delivering Aid to Ending Need 4A Reinforce, do not replace, national and local systems
ActionAid commits to provide increased support by way of direct funding and capacity building to national and local NGOs by 2020. This support will empower and allow them to play a central role in the programming and delivering of principled and coordinated humanitarian assistance.