Establishment of a European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid CorpsProlog Consult3
Whilst conducted independently, the review made use of the facilities, support and information offered by and gratefully accepted from DG ECHO, key UN and Red Cross organisations and some other partners among thosemost concerned by establishing or maintaining voluntary services in the EU. During the meetings in Brussels,Geneva, Washington, Sri Lanka and Nairobi, and throughout the subsequent interviews, essential background information, advices and numerous documents were readily provided. The consulting team expresses its gratitudeto all those who kindly gave their time and contribution, with a special thought for Peter Cavendish, Head of DG ECHO’s Evaluation Sector.
This document has been financed by the Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid of the EuropeanCommission and has been produced at its request by a team of five external consultants:
Roger Dumélie, Michael Kunze, Maggie Pankhurst, Jonathan Potter, and Michel Van Bruaene (Team Leader).
The comments and recommendations contained herein reflect the opinions of the consultants only.