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Launch of the Humanitarian Encyclopedia platform

We are excited to introduce the online Humanitarian Encyclopedia platform, which aims to bring greater clarity and understanding across 129 commonly used humanitarian concepts such as accountability, capacity building, community engagement and localisation.

May 25, 2021
HNPW 2021
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April 20th Worskhop during the HNPW

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April 14, 2021
Online workshop: Humanitarian Encyclopedia at WSIS Forum 2021
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Online workshop: Humanitarian Encyclopedia at WSIS Forum 2021

Our Humanitarian Encyclopedia team is organizing a workshop on Tuesday, 6 April (12.00 – 13.00 CET) as part of the World Summit on the Information Society Forum, WSIS Forum 2021.

March 29, 2021
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Workshop: Local perspectives on key humanitarian concepts in Mexico – Central America - March 18th 2021

As part of the “Seminario Internacional: La accion humanitarian México – Centroamérica” on 18 March 2020 organised by the Instituto Mora and UNOCHA, our Humanitarian Encyclopedia project team will facilitate a workshop on “Local perspectives on key humanitarian concepts in Mexico – Central America”.

March 16, 2021
Example Word Sketch analysis of the concept "Epidemic"
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Exploring how humanitarian actors use key COVID-19 concepts

In the latest issue of All India Disaster Mitigation Institute (AIDMI) journal SouthAsiaDisasters.net, authors Alex Odlum and Joy Muller explain how the Humanitarian Encyclopedia's concept analysis can help diverse actors involved in the COVID-19 response to speak a mutually understood language.

February 25, 2021