IASC Terms of Reference for the Humanitarian Coordinator - Syria

While the affected State has the primary role in the initiation, organisation, coordination, and implementation of humanitarian assistance within its territory, in situations where a Humanitarian Coordinator (HC) is designated s/he is responsible for leading and coordinating humanitarian action of relevant organisations in country with a view to ensuring that it is principled, timely, effective and efficient, and contributes to longer-term recovery.

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Publication date: 
January, 2013