2016 GNC working (face to face) meeting

Categories: Events / GNC Meetings / Comments OffPosted on: January 27, 2016

Date: 30-31 March 2016
Location: Washington, DC

The 2016 GNC Annual Working (Face-to-Face) Meeting, organised by the GNC-CT and hosted by the International Medical Corps, took place in Washington, DC, USA from 30 to 31 March 2016. The GNC SAG meeting followed on the 1st of April 2016.

The agenda of the meeting can be downloaded here, the list of participants is here.

Working meeting objectives:

  • To review the results achieved, the impact and benefit of the 2014-2016 GNC strategy and the workplan, identify implementation bottlenecks and the tasks ahead to consider in the development of the 2017-2019 GNC strategy.
  • To review the progress made toward the major GNC projects and the way forward:
  1. Study on transition from cluster to sector
  2. Role of the GNC in technical discussions
  3. Revision of the GNC handbook
  • To discuss and agree on next steps for the implementations of the strategies and operational guideline and inter-cluster initiatives:
  1. GNC Advocacy strategy and toolkit (ACF-UK)
  2. Accountability to affected population guidance and toolkit
  3. Fundraising strategy and resource mobilization
  4. Inter-cluster working group on food security and nutrition and next steps for inter cluster initiative with WASH, Health and gFSC clusters
  •  To outline main pillars and objectives and broad activities for the GNC 2017-2019 Strategic plan and to agree on the way forward with regards to the Strategy development

Background documents for the meeting:

Presentations Day 1:

Presentations Day 2:

Technical presentations:

Briefing Kit