MAAPSI affiliated observer member of ALNAP,UK

MAAPSI affiliated observer member of ALNAP recently. ALNAP was established in 1997, following the multi-agency evaluation of the Rwanda genocide. It is a collective response by the humanitarian sector, dedicated to improving humanitarian performance through increased learning and accountability.

ALNAP is a unique network that incorporates many of the key humanitarian organisations and experts from across the humanitarian sector, including members from donor, NGO, Red Cross/Crescent, UN and independent/academic organisations. As such, ALNAP is able to utilise the broad range of experience and expertise within its membership to produce tools and analyses relevant and accessible to the humanitarian sector as a whole.

ALNAPís workplan is aimed at improving humanitarian performance through learning and accountability, and consists of core activities, project activities and linked activities.

Mission Statement:
ALNAP, as a unique sector wide active learning membership network, is dedicated to improving the quality and accountability of humanitarian action, by sharing lessons; identifying common problems; and where appropriate, building consensus on approaches.

ALNAP Secretariat

Overseas Development Institute
111 Westminster Bridge Road
London SE1 7JD, UK
Tel: + 44 (0)20 7922 0300
Fax:+ 44 (0)20 7922 0399

Current secretariat staffs are:

John Mitchell - Head of ALNAP
Maurice Herson - Senior Projects Manager
Colin Hadkiss - Administrator
Sarah Skeels - Communications & Information Assistant