HUMANITARIAN CORE STANDARDS

UniRef commits with the highest norms and standards of international action

 

In order to assure quality, accountability and success expected by actors of the relief sector, standards and methodologies have been developed and summarized into open access resources for practitioners. UniRef commits to respect the Humanitarian Core Standards that are the best humanitarian framework, created by the CHS Alliance and the URD Group on quality and accountability principles, part of the Sphere standardization project and other initiatives to create guidelines and tools.

To do so, UniRef follows the Sphere Handbook as main reference but also uses international frameworks (SDG, DAC OECD criteria) guideline, methods and tools offered by cooperation consortia of humanitarian and development actors, international organization and NGOs.