HRN Quarterly Meeting Agenda June 17-18

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Humanitarian Response Network of Canada

 

 

AGENDA – Day 1: HRN business and chronic crises

Facilitator – Brooke Gibson (HRN Coordinator)

Time

Topic

8:45

Arrival and coffee

9:00

Welcome – Presentation on 2013 Calgary floods – Calgary Emergency Management Agency

Response on Calgary floods – Brent Davis from Samaritan’s Purse

10:00

Global policy and events

  • Post Sendai Discussion (Joelle Martin from Government of Canada)
  • ALNAP Global Forum debriefing (Hong-Won Yu from DFATD)
  • Post-2015 Financing for Development - Humanitarian High-Level Panel on Financing (DFATD)
  • World Humanitarian Summit (Bart Witteveen from World Vision and Hong-Won from DFATD)

11:00

Coffee break

11:15

New crisis update and overview: Yemen (Kevin Dunbar from CARE Canada)

11:45

HRN planning

  • Group activity: HRN three year strategy, one year training plan and next Heads of Agency meeting

Lunch

  • Presentation from groups on the HRN strategy

15:30

Coffee

15:45

Roundtable discussion on current chronic crises – facilitation by Ann

  • Ebola – Kendall Kaufelt from Samaritan’s Purse
  • Syria and Iraq – Jean-Baptise from Oxfam Quebec
  • South Sudan – Oxfam Canada

17:00

Sphere Board debrief (Bart Witteveen from World Vision) – discussion on future role of HRN and Sphere Board

17:30

HRN housekeeping and AOB

 

 

AGENDA – Day 2: Learning event on Nepal

Facilitator – Brooke Gibson (HRN Coordinator)

Time

Topic

8:45

Arrival and coffee

9:00

A look back – A brief desktop review on lessons from the 2010 Haiti earthquake (Ann Witteveen from Oxfam Canada)

9:30

Overview of the Nepal earthquake context and crisis (Darren Tosh from Samaritan’s Purse)

10:00

Sector updates and challenges

  • Health (TBC)
  • Shelter (TBC)
  • Food security and early recovery (Ken Little from World Renew)
  • WASH (Ron Orcajada from Samaritan’s Purse)
  • Child Protection (Madeline Baker from Plan)
  • Gender (Brooke Gibson from CARE Canada)
  • Disability issues (Mitchell Wilkie from CBM)

11:15

Coffee break

11:30

DFATD debrief on the ISST and the DART (Krista House)

12:00

Resilient logistics’ networks – case study from Nepal (panel discussion led by Brent Davis from Samaritan’s Purse)

  • Global logistics systems
  • India procurement system
  • Regional logistics challenges and solutions within Nepal

13:30

Lunch

14:30

Discussion on matching funds – Lessons from the Nepal matching funds process (Nicolas Moyer from Humanitarian Coalition)

15:00

HRN collective response on Nepal wrap-up

15:30

Update on the private sector project and a wider group discussion on the private sector and humanitarian response (Nicolas Moyer from Humanitarian Coalition)

16:00

Action point wrap-up

16:30

Meeting finishes