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
Humanitarians debate EU policy issues in Ireland NEW[11/04/2013] On April 3, VOICE and NOHA organised a humanitarian roundtable in Dublin at the occasion of the Irish presidency of the EU.The event brought together over 70 participants discussing the European Consensus on Humanitarian Aid, Resilience and the EU Aid Volunteers. more
UN Security Council undermines humanitarian aid in Somalia [11/03/2013] Three global NGO consortia – InterAction, ICVA and VOICE – are dismayed at the Security Council’s decision for all UN functions in Somalia to be integrated under one UN umbrella. The NGO consortia believe this decision will jeopardize the delivery of impartial humanitarian assistance in the country. more
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