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Organizations mark World Humanitarian Day

August 19, 2022 10:20 am

In accordance with this year's theme, "#ItTakesAVillage," the ICRC Suva team hosted a workshop yesterday where participants discussed ethical humanitarian action in current crises. [Source: Supplied]

Governments must ensure significant regulations such as the laws of war that safeguard citizens during conflicts are also mirrored in their domestic laws.

In accordance with this year’s theme, “#ItTakesAVillage,” the ICRC Suva team hosted a workshop yesterday where participants discussed ethical humanitarian action in current crises.

Head of Regional Delegation for the ICRC, Vincent Ochilet emphasized that millions of people in the Asia-Pacific region are facing a number of challenges, including war, other forms of violence, natural catastrophes, and climate change.

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He adds World Humanitarian Day allows us to raise awareness on these crises.