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Supporting Syria and The Region

Supporting Syria and The Region

On February 4th 2016, the UK, Norway, Germany, the United Nations and Kuwait co-hosted the 2016 Supporting Syria and the Region conference in London. This was the fourth annual pledging conference and this year it..
Strengthening the Role of Syrian Civil Society

Strengthening the Role of Syrian Civil Society

Strengthening the role of Syrian civil society is a primary concern for humanitarian organisations working in and around Syria. Over the course of two days on 6th & 7th December 2015, The Humanitarian Forum held..
Update on the humanitarian needs in Yemen

Update on the humanitarian needs in Yemen

As the conflict in Yemen rages on, humanitarian needs only multiply. The extract below is part of  longer, more informative statement from Johannes Van Der Klaauw, the UN Humanitarian Co-ordinator for Yemen: “We welcome any..
WHS Middle East & North Africa Consultation Meeting

WHS Middle East & North Africa Consultation Meeting

[huge_it_gallery id=”2″] After months of national consultations, The Humanitarian Forum among other participants, was invited to join the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) Regional Meeting on 3rd and 4th March 2015 to discuss the findings. The..
Failing Syria

Failing Syria

Here at The Humanitarian Forum, we wanted to highlight the dialogue fatigue that surrounds the crisis in Syria. Various recent newspaper articles have pointed out the apathy from the general public but there is also..
WHS Saudi Arabia Consultation

WHS Saudi Arabia Consultation

More than 35 participants representing different Saudi civil society organisations attended the national consultation workshop in Riyadh on 17th September. It was hosted by Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation and in coordination with UNOCHA. In addition to..