IASC Key Messages on the Global Humanitarian Impact of High Food, Fuel, and Fertilizer Prices and the Climate Crisis
|Post date||Thursday, 8 December, 2022 - 17:29|
We are pleased to share with you the recently endorsed IASC key messages on The Global Impact of High Food, Fuel, and Fertilizer Prices, and the Climate Crisis. Please see attached.
IASC Key Messages on the Global Impact of High Food, Fuel, and Fertilizer Prices: The IASC is alarmed at the effects of a super-crisis driven by lack of accessible and available food and energy and coupled with economic shocks. As humanitarian agencies, our mission is to protect the lives and livelihoods of the poorest and most vulnerable people, including refugees and the internally displaced. These messages are about what the crisis means for these people, and our efforts to help and advocate for them.
IASC Key Messages on the Climate Crisis: The humanitarian community is calling for urgent and ambitious mitigation action to avert the worst outcomes of climate change, increased investments in building resilience and adaptation for the most vulnerable and worst affected, and meaningful decisions, concrete actions and increased finance to avert, minimize and address losses and damages.