IASC, Protocol 2. ‘Empowered Leadership’ in a Humanitarian System-Wide Scale-Up Activation, 2018

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Protocol 2 of the Scale-Up activation document serves as guidance on the Humanitarian Coordinator’s empowered leadership following an IASC Scale-Up activation.

 The document includes the following sections:

  1. What empowered leadership means;
  2. How empowered leadership is reflected in the HC’s actions:
    1. In setting priorities and planning;
    2. In leading overall cluster coordination;
    3. In leading advocacy and relationships with national authorities and with donor and other partners;
    4. In ensuring adequate information and monitoring of the response
    5. In leading humanitarian funding strategies;
    6. In aiming for strengthened accountability.

This reference document replaces the March 2014 Concept Paper on ‘Empowered Leadership’.