Following several enquiries received over the past few days regarding the outbreak of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 30 January 2020, we would like to stress that the development of contingency plans is and remains under the lead of governments, supported by WHO and other health partners with the relevant technical expertise.
The results of the online survey and request for comments related to the CM Standards have just been released in a final report by the International Association of Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP).
The report summarizes the results of the online survey and captured comments that participants had on the draft document.
As part of of the CCCM ToT(Training of Trainers) that took place in Amman, each attendee worked on an action plan, to put into practice their skills and knowledge gained during the ToT. The following report is from Yasmine Colijn, who, as part of her action plan, recently conducted a CCCM training in the Bahamas:
We are proud to present Chapter 3 and 4 of the CCCM Case Studies. Chapter 3 of the CCCM (Camp Management and Camp Coordination) case study collection focuses on operations in which the authorities assume the responsibility for site management with the support of humanitarian agencies. These case studies present programmes that have been developed to adapt to an increasingly frequent context of humanitarian agencies providing Site Management Support to the authorities instead of doing Site Management themselves.