Humanitarian Civil-Military Coordination: Publications

UN-CMCoord Field Handbook (June 2015)

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Humanitarian Civil-Military Coordination - A Guide for the Military - Version 1.0 (July 2014)

Humanitarian Civil-Military Coordination - A Guide for the Military - Version 1.0 (July 2014)

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Guidelines on the Use of Foreign Military and Civil Defence Assets in Disaster Relief – “Oslo Guidelines” - Rev. 1.1 (November 2007)

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Guidelines on the Use of Military and Civil Defence Assets to Support United Nations Humanitarian Activities in Complex Emergencies - "MCDA Guidelines" Rev. 1 (January 2006)

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Civil-Military Guidelines and References for Complex Emergencies (October 2014), Comprising: 

  • Guidelines on the Use of Military and Civil Defence Assets to Support United Nations Humanitarian Activities in Complex Emergencies – “MCDA Guidelines” - Rev. 1 (January 2006).
  • Civil-Military Relationship in Complex Emergencies – an IASC Reference Paper (June 2004).
  • Use of Military or Armed Escorts for Humanitarian Convoys – IASC Discussion Paper and Non-Binding Guidelines (February 2013).
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Foreign Military and Civil Defence Assets in Support of Humanitarian Emergency Operations: What Is Last Resort? (2012)


Guidance on Humanitarian Civil-Military Coordination and the Use of Military and Civil Defence Assets

Regional guidance

Country-Specific guidance

- Guidance on the Use of Foreign Military and Civil Defence Assets (MCDA) to Support Humanitarian Operations in the Context of the Current Military Intervention in Mali (1 February 2013)
- Guide sur l’utilisation des ressources militaires et de la protection civile (RMPC) étrangères en appui aux opérations humanitaires dans le contexte de l’intervention militaire en cours au Mali (1 février 2013)

 

Situation specific guidance

Mali
 

Discussion Papers, Reports and associated Guidelines on Civil-Military Relations

Peacekeeping Guidelines and References

Key Humanitarian References