Principles in Practice

Humanitarian Standards and Codes

  • Title: The Core Humanitarian Standard
    Author and Date: The Core Humanitarian Standard Alliance (2015)
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  • Title: Islamic Charter of the Work of Goodness
    Author and Date: Cordoba Foundation of Geneva (2011)
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  • Title: Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response
    Author and Date: The Sphere Project (2011)
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  • Title: The Sphere Handbook
    Author and Date: The Sphere Project (2011)
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  • Title: The HAP Standard in Accountability and Quality Management
    Author and Date: The Humanitarian Accountability Project (2010)
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  • Title: Background Document for the ICVA Code of Conduct Learning Events
    Author and Date: R. Rana (2010)
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  • Title: European Consensus on Humanitarian Aid
    Author and Date: The European Commission (2008)
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  • Title: A Living Document? The code of conduct of the Red Cross and Red Crescent movement and NGOs in disaster relief
    Author and Date: D. Hilhorst - Disaster Studies Wageningen University (2004)
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  • Title: Code of Good Practice in the management and support of aid personnel
    Author and Date: People In Aid (2003)
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  • Title: Codes of Conduct: Who Needs Them?
    Author and Date: N. Leader - Relief & Rehabilitation Network (1999)
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  • Title: Code of Conduct for the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Disaster Relief
    Author and Date: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (1994)
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  • Title: Principles and Good Practice of Humanitarian Donorship
    Author and Date: The Development Assistance Committee (1991)
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  • Title: Principles for Evaluation of Development Assistance
    Author and Date: The Development Assistance Committee (1991)
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