This is the summary version of the Humanitarian Access in Situations of Armed Conflict: Practitioners’ Manual v. 2. This summary is available in English, French and Arabic.
This summary and inclosed guidance supports humanitarian practitioners in structuring an approach to humanitarian access. It is distilled from the methodology for securing and sustaining humanitarian access presented in Humanitarian Access in Situations of Armed Conflict: Practitioners’ Manual, Version 2 (December 2014). The overall objective of this summary, the Practitioners’ Manual, and the Handbook on the International Normative Framework is to contribute to improved humanitarian access in situations of armed conflict.