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  • Applying humanitarian standards to fight COVID-19
    English 2020 By Sphere and partners
    The Sphere Handbook and the other Humanitarian Standards Partnership (HSP) initiatives offer guidance on the COVID-19 response. They establish what needs to be in place for affected populations to survive and recover with dignity.
  • The Humanitarian Standards Partnership (brochure)
    English 2.19 MB pdf 2020 By Sphere
    This brochure presents the work and members of the Humanitarian Standards Partnership (HSP). The aim of the Partnership is to improve the quality and accountability of humanitarian action across all sectors and a harmonised approach to support users in the application of standards.
  • What are humanitarian standards? - Animated video
    English 248.99 MB mp4 2019 By Sphere
    What are humanitarian standards? How are they developed and updated? Why are they so important to people affected by disaster and crisis? This video produced by the members of the Humanitarian Standards Partnership (HSP) aims to answer these questions in a simple and effective manner. It allows everyone to familiarise with the seven standard initiatives which compose the Partnership.
  • Minimum Standards for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action (CPMS)
    The Alliance for Child Protection in Humanitarian Action, one of Sphere’s partner standard initiatives, released the second edition of the Child Protection Minimum Standard (CPMS) in October. The CPMS handbook guides humanitarian professionals in preventing harm and supporting the recovery of children caught up in crises.
  • Minimum standard for market analysis (MISMA) - English
    English 1.17 MB pdf 2018 By CaLP
    The objective of the Minimum Standard for Market Analysis (MISMA) is to guide the work of humanitarian practitioners across sectors and to ensure that, irrespective of the tool used, the key standard of market analysis is being met.
  • Humanitarian inclusion standards for older people and people with disabilities
    Spanish 2.90 MB pdf 2018 By ADCAP
    The Humanitarian inclusion standards for older people and people with disabilities provide humanitarian organisations with inclusion standards to ensure older people and people with disabilities are not marginalised in emergency responses.
  • Sphere Handbook 2018
    Spanish 5.98 MB pdf 2018 By Sphere
    The Sphere Handbook is one of the most widely known and internationally recognised sets of common principles and universal minimum standards in humanitarian response.
  • Minimum Economic Recovery Standards (MERS)
    Spanish 4.07 MB pdf 2017 By The SEEP Network
    The Minimum Economic Recovery Standards (MERS) are the internationally recognised consensus on best practices for building economic resilience for crisis-affected communities. SEEP developed and refined MERS over a ten-year process with input from hundreds of organisations and practitioners.
  • Livestock Emergency Guidelines and Standards (LEGS)
    Spanish 3.66 MB pdf 2014 By LEGS
    LEGS is underpinned by a livelihoods approach and is based on three livelihoods objectives: providing immediate benefits to crisis-affected communities; protecting the livestock-related assets of crisis-affected communities; assisting the re-building of key assets among crisis-affected communities.
  • Minimum Standards for Education: Preparedness, Response, Recovery
    Spanish 1.29 MB pdf 2010 By INEE
    INEE’s Minimum Standards were founded on the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the Dakar 2000 Education for All goals, and the Humanitarian Charter.