HR in emergencies sub-group was established in 2007 through a partnership between IAWG and People in Aid now CHS Alliance. The forum was formed to address the needs of the humanitarian community during the process of staff recruitment and retention in emergencies and to address staff issues that arise after humanitarian response.
Every year, the sub-group in collaboration with CHS alliance hosts the Annual Humanitarian Human Resource Conference and the Annual Rewards conference together with Birches group
Open to regional representatives in charge of HR/ – including; advisors/directors/managers/coordinators from the INGOs, NGOs, the UN, Red Cross and the donor community.
The sub-group holds bi-monthly meetings