Charter of Accountability Signatories

The undersigned local and national NGOs, commit themselves to deliver the changes identified in the Charter of Accountability within their own organisational ways of working so that they take upon themselves the responsibility to ensure that people affected by crisis are the focus of their humanitarian work and make themselves accountable to them. The undersigned local and national NGOs also take responsibility in holding their partner signatory INGOs to account for the fulfillment of their commitments to the Charter for Change and influence the non-signatories to support.

The Charter of Accountability (COA) is signed and supported by a number of southern-based NGOs listed below*:

  • Action Entraide (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Action For Development (Cambodia)
  • Africa Development Aid (ADA) (South Sudan)
  • African Women and Youth Action for Development (AWYAD) (Uganda)
  • Anglican Development Services (ADS) North Rift (Kenya)
  • Arid Lands Development Focus Kenya (ALDEF) (Kenya)
  • ASAL Humanitarian Network (Kenya)
  • Assistance for Humanitarian Missions-International (AHMI) (Uganda)
  • Association of Voluntary Actions for Society (AVAS) (Bangladesh)
  • BDCSO Process (Bangladesh)
  • Care for the Physically Challenged and Destitute Foundation (CAPCADF) (Nigeria)
  • Caritas Kotido Diocese (Uganda)
  • CCNF (Bangladesh)
  • Centre de Recherche JURISCONSULTE (CRJ) (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Children’s Voice (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Civil Resource Development and Documentation Center (CIRDDOC) (Nigeria)
  • Coastal Association for Social Transformation Trust (Bangladesh)
  • Community Development Network (CODNET) (Uganda)
  • Community Empowerment and Rehabilitation Initiative for Development (CERID) (Uganda)
  • Community Empowerment for Creative Innovation (CECI) (Uganda)
  • Community Empowerment for Peace and Development (CEPAD) (Uganda)
  • Community Empowerment for Rural Development (CEFORD) (Uganda)
  • Community Empowerment Network (COMEN) (Nigeria)
  • Conflict Transformation for Development (CTD) (Kenya and South Sudan)
  • Convention Pour Le Bien Etre Social (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Cox’s Bazar Environment, Human Rights & Development Forum (CEHRDF) (Bangladesh)
  • CRUDAN (Nigeria)
  • Development Centre for Orientation, Discovery and Empowerment (DeCODE) (Nigeria)
  • EcoWEB (Philippines)
  • emBOLDen Alliances (USA)
  • Feminature Uganda (Uganda)
  • Food for the Hungry Philippines (FHP) (Philippines)
  • Forum for Awareness and Youth Activity (FAYA) (Nepal)
  • Foundation for Rural Development (Pakistan)
  • Garib Unnayan Sangstha (GUS) (Bangladesh)
  • Global Empowerment for Poverty Alleviation-GEPA (South Sudan)
  • Groupe d’action de Paix et de formation pour la Transformation (GAPAFOT) (Central African Republic)
  • Here Is Life (HIL) (Uganda)
  • Hope 360 Initiative for Peace (Nigeria)
  • Human Health Aid (Burundi)
  • Humanitarian Aid International (HAI) (India)
  • Humanitarian Relief and Development Council (HRDC) (Somalia)
  • ISDE-Bangladesh (Bangladesh)
  • JAGO NARI (Barguna Nari Jagaron Karmoshuchi) (Bangladesh)
  • Life at Best Development Initiative (LABI) (Nigeria)
  • MAYANK Anti-Corruption Coalition (MACCO) (Uganda)
  • National Relief and Development Corps (NRDC) (South Sudan)
  • North-East Affected Area Development Society (NEADS) (India)
  • Ohaha Family Foundation (Nigeria)
  • Participatory Research Action Network (PRAN) (Bangladesh)
  • Programme for Helpless And Lagged Societies (PHALS) (Bangladesh)
  • Santé et Développement (SAD) (Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • SIKAT (Sentro para sa Ikauunlad ng Katutubong Agham at Teknolohiya Inc. or Center for the Development of Indigenous Science and Technology) (Philippines)
  • Snazzy Hope Foundation (SHF) (Nigeria)
  • Support Yemeni Society Organization for Development (SYS) (Yemen)
  • Taakulo Somali Community (Somalia)
  • Udyama (India)
  • Union pour la Promotion, la Défense des Droits Humains et de l’Environnement (UPDDHE/GL)(Democratic Republic of Congo)
  • Vision for Humanity (ViFoH) (Uganda)
  • Women in Humanitarian Response in Nigeria Initiative (WIHRINI) (Nigeria)
  • Women’s Right to Education Programme (WREP) (Nigeria)
  • Youth Social Advocacy Team (YSAT) (Uganda and South Sudan)

*Any Southern-based National or Local organization working in the humanitarian sector can sign the Charter of Accountability (COA), the process is open to all reflecting the ever expanding humanitarian ecosystem.

**For region-wise categorization of Charter of Accountability Signatories, see here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KJRywULuLQr480GjeBUXxRtKyWotAZ5CJxiQpcB2Tmc/edit?usp=sharing