The impact of localisation on humanitarian crisis response

IOB commissioned the Humanitarian Policy Group (HPG) and Humanitarian Advisory Group (HAG) to conduct a literature study on local humanitarian action. After assessing the existing evidence base on local humanitarian action, the study makes a number of strategic recommendations for the Netherlands and other donors. This literature study supports the on-going evaluation of humanitarian assistance of the Netherlands, funding and diplomacy between 2015 to 2020.

Interrogating the evidence base on humanitarian localisation