In March 2014, UNHCR issued provisional guidance to its field operations setting out principles and priorities to facilitate programming for UNHCR’s engagement in IDP situations (hereinafter referred to as “IDP guidance”). UNHCR shared the March 2014 draft with NGOs for feedback. This included a dedicated session on the IDP guidance at the June 2014 UNHCR-NGO Annual Consultations, where the “NGO Friends of the High Commissioner’s Dialogue for IDPs” provided consolidated feedback. So that partners would have more time to consult and review the March 2014 draft, a follow-up meeting was organized in September at UNHCR’s headquarters. Thiis is the summary note of that meeting.
UNHCR Consultation with NGOs on its IDP Guidance for the Field