The potential of an international ombuds for humanitarian and development aid

What is the added value of an international ombuds in preventing sexual exploitation and abuse? What do our panellists identify as major obstacles? And how can these challenges be addressed? Listen to the debate!


Dorothea Hilhorst, professor of humanitarian aid and reconstruction at ISS.

Asmita Naik, International Development and Human Rights Consultant.

Bart Romijn,  director of Partos.

Marinus Verweij, CEO of ICCO-Cooperation.  

Doris Voorbraak, Deputy Representative to the African Union (AU), the Intergovernmental Authority of Development  (IGAD) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).

Reintje van Haeringen, CEO of CARE and chair of the Dutch Relief Alliance (DRA).


Listen to the podcast here.