MENA Youth Capacity building in Humanitarian Action (MCYHA) The three days event to Empower youth people in humanitarian settings throughout the MENA region to assure their meaningful participation in preparedness, response and conflict resolution.
Venue: Hamad Bin Khalifa University - Student Center in Qatar Foundation
The Conference Objectives are to:
This year's Conference Themes
1) Dimensions of Humanitarian Action
a. History and evolution
b. Humanitarian Action Life cycle and transitions- Preparedness, early warning systems, disaster response, recovery long-term development.
c. H System, International Humanitarian law, stakeholders, scale and complexity (cross cutting themes), coordination, principles and standards(Sphere, NGO code), Islam and humanitarianism,
d. Man-made disasters- displacement, gender vulnerability, dignity and protection of civilians, (MENA specific themes)
2) Provision of Education as a humanitarian response
3) Climate change and nature caused disaster- droughts, famines, floods, typhoons, volcanoes.
4) Influencing and advocacy in humanitarian action- (Media and humanitarian work, H diplomacy and conflict resolution, National and multilateral humanitarian influencing, WHS)5) Youth engagement and innovation in humanitarian work: volunteerism, social media and use of technology in H action.
· Day 1 Agenda (TBD)
· Day 2 Agenda (TBD)
· Day 3 Agenda (TBD)
World Humanitarian Summit Qatar 2015
MENA Youth Capacity building in Humanitarian Action (MYCHA) | Events
MENA Youth Capacity building in Humanitarian Action (MYCHA)