Orientation Framework - Emergency Aid
Humanitarian Assistance for Victims of Natural Disasters and Conflicts
Since 1962 Welthungerhilfe has been supporting people in developing countries in their fight against hunger and poverty. The principle of “help towards self-help“ is the determiningguiding theme of its work in this area. (Version 2009)
For only if at an early stage people are put in the position of being personally responsible for providing their livelihood can our help be of lastingeffect and also contribute to the development of a country.
Welthungerhilfe is an “integrated“ provider of aid. This means that the organisation is presentduring the emergency aid effort, and in the rehabilitation and development co-operationphases, in order to support people effectively.
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