Upon completion of this activity, students should gain a basic understanding of the role that the basic principles of Neutrality and Independence play in attaining effectiveness in the delivery of humanitarian aid.
Watch the video clip "Principles in action: How do neutrality and independence contribute to humanitarian effectiveness?" and answer the following questions.
An official side event of the 2015 ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment gathered senior Red Cross Red Crescent representatives, the Ambassador of Mexico to the UN, the Secretary General of the Lebanese Red Cross and a major scholar of humanitarianism. They discussed the principles of Neutrality and Independence and how these two principles serve to contribute to humanitarian effectiveness.Take quiz