Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

OCHA is the part of the United Nations Secretariat responsible for bringing together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to emergencies. OCHA also ensures there is a framework within which each actor can contribute to the overall response effort.

OCHA’s role is to bring together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to emergencies. The core function of the organization is to mobilize and coordinate effective humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors; advocate the rights of people in need; promote preparedness and prevention and facilitate sustainable solutions.

Current projects

Provision of Consultancy Services under Afghanistan Community Resilience and Livelihoods Project

Responding to the multi-sectoral humanitarian needs of directly conflict-affected and displaced populations

Immediate multi-sectorial humanitarian relief to IDPs and conflict-affected populations in Ukraine

Provision of Emergency WASH Assistance to vulnerable people in Kandahar

CCCM Multi-sectorial Service Provision and Coordination in ISETs in Mazar-e-Sharif and Jalalabad

Responding to emergency livestock and agricultural needs in Badakshan province

Pillar 2 and 3: Localized and more accountable, inclusive and coordinated humanitarian response across pockets of vulnerability across Baalbek and a second location to be identified

Enable a more accountable, evidence-based and inclusive response : Multi-sectorial Needs Assessment Phase II Support for Evidence-Based Aid Planning and Delivery in Lebanon 2022

Provision of protection services and emergency shelter to vulnerable displaced people in Loikaw, Demoso and Hpruso townships (Kayah State)