stands for Voluntary Organisations in Cooperation in Emergencies. It is a network representing 82 European non governmental organisations (NGOs) active in humanitarian aid worldwide. Unlike its members, VOICE is not operational.
Seeking to involve its members in advocacy, common positioning and information exchange, VOICE is the main NGO interlocutor with the European Union on emergency aid and disaster risk reduction and it promotes the values of humanitarian NGOs. more
VOICE advocacy for EU humanitarian aid funding in 2014 [11/04/2014] The EU is a major humanitarian donor, supporting 120 million people in 2013. The European Commission recently addressed a request to the European Parliament and Council for a transfer of funds. VOICE and its network members have been active across the European Union, urging decision-makers to respond positively to this request. more
In 2013… - VOICE in Figures [25/02/2014] 2013 was a busy year for VOICE, but also a fruitful one. The annual report, giving a deep insight into all activities and achievements of the network, is still in preparation. Nevertheless, before it will be published, the Secretariat would like to share some of the figures indicating VOICE undertakings in the past year. more
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