Commitments & Certifications

DanChurchAid has signed on to a number of international commitments, certifications and professional standards in order to ensure quality and accountability in all our work.

Charter for Change
A commitment to ensure better funding for and more equal partnership with local and national humanitarian actors.

The Core Humanitarian Standards
A certification mechanism that aims at improving the quality and effectiveness of the assistance they provide.

The Code of Conduct
Ten principles that guide the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in disaster relief. 

SPHERE
Practical guidance and standards to improve the quality of humanitarian assistance and the accountability of humanitarian actors.

ACT Alliance policies

Apart from these international commitments and certifications, DCA’s work is guided by a number of DCA and/or ACT Alliance policies. These policies are refered to in the relevant sections of this website. The policies of the ACT Alliance may be found here (http://actalliance.org/about/standards-and-policies/)