The Core Humanitarian Standard was launched in Spanish in Bogota, Colombia, on 18 February 2015. The event drew participants from across Latin America and the Spanish speaking world, and demonstrated the keen interest in quality and accountability in both Colombia and across the region.

Videos from the event

The following video captures the thoughts of presenters and participants on the launch of the CHS in Colombia and its relevance to the region.

Interviews with participants

CHS events
CHS events

The launch of the CHS in Copenhagen, Denmark

One of the most important things about the CHS is that it fully recognises the primacy of people and communities as the architects of their own recovery and the architects of their own development.
Geoff O'Donoghue, International Director, CAFOD
CHS Alliance
Groupe URD
Sphere Project