Local leadership of humanitarian action – Ways forward on engaging national and local faith-based organisations in the context of the Grand Bargain 2.0 and the country-level coordination of crisis response

A webinar co-convened on Monday 14 June 2021 by CAFOD in partnership with Caritas Internationalis, Islamic Relief Worldwide, Lutheran World Federation, Christian Aid, the ACT Alliance and Tearfund to discuss challenges and ways forward in support to the role of national faith actors in humanitarian action.

Speakers included:

  • Christine Allen, Director, CAFOD
  • Allan Calma, Global Humanitarian Coordinator, Lutheran World Federation
  • Nkese Maria Udongwo, Director Humanitarian Services, Catholic Caritas Foundation of Nigeria
  • Atallah Fitzgibbon, Faith and Partnerships Advisor, Islamic Relief Worldwide
  • Marina Skuric-Prodanovic, Chief of System Wide Approaches and Practices, OCHA
  • Stella Ogunlade, Chief NGO and Civil Society Unit, UNHCR His Grace
  • Archbishop Buti Joseph Tlhagale, O.M.I. of Johannesburg, South Africa

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