Even now, he said that other than a few exceptions there are not many inconsistencies between the principles governing modern-day humanitarian
laws and the values taught by Islam.
Conflict continues to remain as a main driver of humanitarian
He said that humanitarian
needs vary from emergency responses, search and rescue, evacuations, disaster risk reduction and cash transfer programmes.
"It also improves the humanitarian
response to gender-based violence, which increases during emergencies."
'Their presence makes aid operations more effective by increasing their reach,' he said, calling on world leaders and parties to conflict everywhere to live up to their legal obligations to protect all humanitarians
Five years later, the General Assembly adopted a resolution designating 19 August as World Humanitarian
Antonio Guterres said that on World Humanitarian
Day 2019 we honour the work of women in crises throughout the world.
Commenting on the significance of the day, Mageed Yahia, Director of the UN WFP Office in the UAE, WFP Representative to the GCC and Acting UN Resident Coordinator, said that "Every year, on the 19th of August, the humanitarian
community stands together to pay tribute to those among them who risk their lives to serve people in need, and highlight the global humanitarian
efforts in support of those affected by emergencies and crises around the world.
During my two year-tenure in South Sudan as Humanitarian
Coordinator, I have seen the work that women humanitarians
do -- from the grassroots to the highest levels of coordination.
The statement said that the attack the attacks on humanitarian
offices and assets took place on 28 May.
The election was held at a joint meeting of the Board of the Fund, the CIS Council for Humanitarian
Cooperation and the Council of Heads of State News Agencies, held at the Moscow headquarters of the CIS Interstate Humanitarian