Inter-Agency Standing Committee

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Spanish
Services Provided: 
Research
Policy development

Established in 1992 in response to General Assembly Resolution 46/182 which called for strengthened coordination of humanitarian assistance. The resolution set up the IASC as the primary mechanism for facilitating interagency decision-making in response to complex emergencies and natural disasters. The IASC is formed by the representatives of a broad range of UN and non-UN humanitarian partners.

Primary Telephone: 
+41 22 917 1438
Fax Number: 
+41 22 917 0020
Street Address: 
8-14, avenue de la Paix 1211
City: 
Geneva 10
Country: 
Switzerland