High School General Assembly 2


Sicong Gu

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Committee: General Assembly Committee Two Topic: Bringing Humanitarian and Development Work Together. Country: Global Leader Education Delegate :SiCong Gu Humanitarian assistance aims to short-term relief to victims until the government and other agencies provide long-term relief. Humanitarian assistance considers "the basic manifestation of the universal value of solidarity among people" and "the need for morality." Humanitarian aid can come from the local community or from the international community. In the Philippines, departments coordinate and provide relief, but the first response is usually to non-governmental organizations that are followed by local government units. In entering the international community, the United Nations (UN) in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) coordinates the response to emergencies. The Inter-Agency Standing Committee of each member to wh...