Howard Mollett

Howard Mollett

CAFOD

Howard Mollett is Head of Humanitarian Policy at CAFOD. He is also a member of the Charter4Change Coordination and Advocacy Groups, and CAFOD currently hosts the Charter4Change secretariat. Charter4Change is a coalition of 35 INGO signatory and 234 national NGO endorser agencies promoting increased and better quality support to locally-led humanitarian response. Every year, INGO signatories report on progress against eight commitments on localisation in the Charter4Change charter, and national NGO endorsers provide their feedback on localisation efforts by INGO signatories and other international agencies.

Posts

Caritas coordinator Agnjetschka at a refugee shelter in a school gym.
8 April 2022
As the UK government and INGOs scale-up their humanitarian efforts in Ukraine, now is the right time to ask what a responsible approach would look like in terms of reinforcing the local response.
19 August 2020
On World Humanitarian day, an examination of what the UK government needs to do to help those working on the frontline tackling the world's most pressing crises.
Humanitarian aid after Fuego volcano eruption, Antigua, Guatemala
10 July 2019
A look at how well the humanitarian sector is (or isn't) supporting locally-led humanitarian action, three years since the World Humanitarian Summit.