The workshop has two parts. The first part will provide an initial overview of global changes and current crisis trends and their implications for the protection of at risk individuals and communities as well as key challenges and dilemmas faced in the protection of humanitarian action. It would outline the context to discuss in the following sessions different perspectives and theories that can improve understanding of protective action and protection challenges and opportunities as well as inform practices geared to enhancing humanitarian protection.
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In the afternoon of the 7th November a consultation of the United Against Inhumanity (UAI) initiative will take place. The aim of the consultation is to review the rationale and objectives of UAI and gather the reactions and feedback from professionals and academics coming from various sectors and organizations. UAI aims to mobilize a global movement to increase the reputational damage for states and non-state actors perpetrating or facilitating crimes against humanity and failing to meet their responsibilities under IHL and refugee law.