Protection Mainstreaming Toolkit, Global Protection Cluster (2017)
|Post date||Tuesday, 11 December, 2018 - 09:01|
|Document Type||Tools and Guidance|
|Content Themes||Humanitarian Response Planning, Protection, Food Security|
|Sources||Global Protection Cluster|
Cross-cutting issues focus on particular areas of concern in humanitarian response and addresses individual, group or general vulnerability issues. Some of these issues are: Age, Gender and Diversity, Child Protection, Gender-Based Violence, Mental Health and Psychosocial Support, Disability, HIV/AIDS. Protection Mainstreaming comprises the four key principles of prioritizing safety and dignity and avoid causing harm, ensuring meaningful access, accountability, and participation and empowerment. The toolkit provides concrete guidance and tools to mainstream protection into organizational programmes and throughout the humanitarian program cycle.