Who is eligible?

Local and/or national organizations, which may include a community based organization, a non-governmental or civil society organization, as well as a Regional/Cross-Border Organizations or unregistered movements in countries which are recipients of humanitarian and/or development assistance (not members of the OECD Development Assistance committee).

Each of these groups are defined by the following criteria:

  • Present in locations before, during, and after a crisis
  • Accountable to local laws
  • Accountable to communities with whom they work and/or support
  • Are not internationally affiliated in terms of branding, governance, or financing (that results from that affiliation)