This year on World Humanitarian Day, Oxfam and the Global Protection Cluster join the humanitarian community in celebrating frontline humanitarian leaders working to protect the lives and rights of people living through crises.

The theme of this year’s World Humanitarian Day, #ItTakesAVillage, is a powerful reminder that collective humanitarian action must be driven and shaped by local communities and leaders on the frontlines.

Along with celebrating their perseverance and strength, we make four commitments in support of local protection leaders and groups.

Read the full statement: It Takes a Village to Protect People in Humanitarian Crisis