Integral Collaboration: Our Storyteller’s Guide

Integral Alliance has brought together seven of its Members to share their collective expertise in humanitarian storytelling. This ‘Dignity in Humanitarian Communications Working Group’ has produced a Storyteller’s Guide which sets out industry best practice in humanitarian storytelling in a practical, accessible and informative way.  Helen Manson, Creative and Communications lead at Tearfund New Zealand, […]

Integral Collaboration: A Report from the First Integral Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Conference

Integral Collaboration: A Report from the First Integral Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Conference

In November 2018 Tearfund New Zealand hosted the first Integral Alliance Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Collaboration (IAATEC) conference in Bangkok, Thailand … All the 44 participants from 13 different countries were passionate about addressing human trafficking, and came together to learn, share and connect. There were representatives from seven Integral Members present – CEDAR Fund, Food […]

Child Protection in Emergencies – Joint Field Training

Photo: Andrea Varner, Integral Alliance 2019 - Workshop Participant taking part in a community mapping exercise.

In May 2019 Viva network offered Child Protection in Emergencies (CPIE) Training to Integral Members in the context of the Integral joint response in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. This workshop, which took place in Malawi, was an opportunity for agencies, regardless of their sector specific activities, to learn about mainstreaming child protection. There were 26 […]

Integral Collaboration in Malawi

Photo: World Relief US, 2019: Makeshift Dwellings: Many homes were destroyed in Malawi due to flooding caused by Cyclone Idai.

Integral launched a Disaster Response for Cyclone Idai in March 2019. Eighteen Integral Members joined this multi-country response across Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe, and have been working together in various ways to support each other’s work. Here is one example of Integral collaboration between International Health Partners in the UK, Tearfund Belgium and World Relief […]

Integral Sulawesi Response – a Localisation Case Study

Photo: Tear Netherlands 2019 - Participants of the 3 day consultation in 2016, when they decided together to found the Jakomkris network.

Eighteen Integral Members opted in to respond together to the Sulawesi earthquake in Indonesia in October 2018. They worked closely with the Jakomkris network, made up of 38 Indonesian Churches and Christian faith-based organisations … In 2016 Integral Member Tear Netherlands worked on forming Jakomkris and in the Integral Sulawesi response Tear acts as  the […]

Collaboration in Yemen

Collaboration in Yemen

Integral Members agreed to respond to the crisis in Yemen in 2016.  In the first six months of the response, US $5.3m funding was raised across the alliance for work by Members in the country and more than 100,000 men, women and children received assistance … Integral Members have responded in Yemen through distributions of […]

Integral Anti-Trafficking Collaboration

Integral Member Tearfund New Zealand has recently completed a mapping exercise for the newly formed Integral Alliance Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Collaboration (IAATEC). Here Phil Newman, International Programmes Director at Tearfund New Zealand, tells us more about this innovative initiative that brings together 12 Integral Members with work in this sector… What was the original inspiration […]

Integral Members Working Together in CAR

Fateb - Food distributions TearFund

In late 2012 events in the Central African Republic (CAR) triggered an ongoing civil war, which has remained largely ignored by the western media. Integral Members monitored the crisis closely, meeting regularly on conference calls to look at options for responding in a growing and unreported crisis. An Integral Disaster Response was launched for CAR […]

Integral Responds to the South Sudan Refugee Crisis in Northern Uganda

Supported by Integral Members World Renew and Tear Australia, construction crews build communal latrines at Bidibidi camp in northern Uganda. Bidibidi was a small town just six months ago but now houses more than 250,000 refugees and has become one of the largest refugee camps in the world. 

Integral Alliance has launched a Disaster Response for the worsening refugee crisis in northern Uganda. Eleven Integral Members* have opted into this joint response, with a further seven considering how they can be involved … Increasing numbers of South Sudanese are fleeing to northern Uganda to escape escalating violent conflict in their country. A total […]