NWOW Workshop in İstanbul

NWOW Workshop in İstanbul

The Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with UN OCHA an UNDP, hosted the Advancing the New Way of Working Working (NWOW) Workshop in İstanbul on 18-19 May 2017. The NWOW is an initiative which was among the most important outcomes of the World Humanitarian Sumnmit held in May last year and is coherent with Turkey’s development oriented humanitarian approach. On the occasion of the NWOW Istanbul Workshop and in commemoration of the first anniversarry of the WHS, a High Level Panel on the post summit process was also held.

MIKTA Experts Meeting

MIKTA Experts Meeting

MIKTA Experts Meeting on Post-World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) Process and Follow-Up of the Commitments was held on 21 April 2017 in Istanbul, in context of Turkey’s MIKTA Chair for 2017

"NWOW: Advancing Implementation" Workshop Held in Copenhagen

"NWOW: Advancing Implementation" Workshop Held in Copenhagen

Second workshop within the context of “New Way of Working” initiative, which was launched at the World Humanitarian Summit to seek ways of coordination between humanitarian and development aid, was held in Copenhagen on 13-14 March 2017. In addition to relevant UN agencies (OCHA, UNDP, UNICEF, UNHCR) officials and representatives from Ministries of Foreign Affairs, EU delegations, Red Cross and Red Crescent societies, financial institutions including World Bank and NGOs attended the workshop.

"New Way of Working" (NWOW) Workshop Held in Dakar

"New Way of Working" (NWOW) Workshop Held in Dakar

UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA hosted a workshop on 18-19 January 2017 in Dakar within the context of “New Way of Working” (NWOW) initiative, which was launched at the World Humanitarian Summit to seek ways of coordination between humanitarian and development aid.

Turkey Extended Helping Hand to Rohingya People

Turkey Extended Helping Hand to Rohingya People

ILO head praises Turkey's treatment of Syrian refugees

ILO head praises Turkey's treatment of Syrian refugees

'Turkey is one of the countries - with its open-door policy - from which Europe should take lessons,' says Guy Ryder

Erdogan urges world to act on humanitarian crisis

Erdogan urges world to act on humanitarian crisis

Turkish president deems current humanitarian system 'inadequate for solving urgent problems

UN's Ban Ki-moon urges 'fixing' humanitarian gap

UN's Ban Ki-moon urges 'fixing' humanitarian gap

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says world humanitarian organizations 'must work closer together' and 'share priorities'

First-ever World Humanitarian Summit begins in Istanbul

First-ever World Humanitarian Summit begins in Istanbul

At least 125 United Nations member states gather in Istanbul on Monday and Tuesday to address intl humanitarian concerns

World Humanitarian Summit can fulfill people's needs: UN official

World Humanitarian Summit can fulfill people's needs: UN official

According to UN data, 130 million people around world need humanitarian aid, says Under-Secretary-General Stephen O’Brien

Turkey deserves more help for refugees: UN chief

Turkey deserves more help for refugees: UN chief

'Turkey has experience and knowledge to respond to humanitarian crisis,' Ban Ki-moon says

World's first humanitarian summit to start in Istanbul

World's first humanitarian summit to start in Istanbul

At least 125 United Nations member states to gather in Istanbul on Monday and Tuesday

Turkey to continue 'taking care of Syrian refugees'

Turkey to continue 'taking care of Syrian refugees'

Two days before World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, presidential spokesman stresses Turkey's commitment to Syrian refugees

Turkey's AFAD to propose intl body for sustainable aid

Turkey's AFAD to propose intl body for sustainable aid

Oktay speaks of Turkish disaster management agency's plans for World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul next week

Turkish NGOs Say Istanbul Summit Must Deliver

Turkish NGOs Say Istanbul Summit Must Deliver

International aid must be reformed and localized to end bureaucracy and empower activists on the ground, Turkish groups say

Envoy Praises Turkey's Help In Palestine Development

Envoy Praises Turkey's Help In Palestine Development

Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) implemented 349 projects in Palestine since 2005.

Istanbul to Host 125 Nations at World Humanitarian Summit

Istanbul to Host 125 Nations at World Humanitarian Summit

Gathering will be first of its kind since the UN founding

AFAD President Oktay: 80,000 Syrian children receive education in refugee camps

AFAD President Oktay: 80,000 Syrian children receive education in refugee camps

President of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Fuat Oktay said that all Syrian girls living in 26 refugee camps set up in 10 different provinces of Turkey attend schools

TIKA Sends Medical Aid to Gaza

TIKA Sends Medical Aid to Gaza

Medical supplies sent by Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) arrived at Gaza Strip.

Turkey Sends Aid Ship To Somalia

Turkey Sends Aid Ship To Somalia

Ship with 11,000 tons of aid leaves Istanbul