HCT and Cluster Coordination in Nepal
The HCT/IASC , along with the Executive Committee on Humanitarian Affairs, assists the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator with strategic coordination and consultation mechanisms among key humanitarian actors.It is a unique inter-agency forum for coordination, policy development and decision-making involving key UN and non-UN humanitarian partners. The Nepal IASC was established in April 2006. Members of the HCT/IASC are selected UN Agencies and INGOs, and the Red Cross movement. The Nepal IASC meets on a monthly basis or whenever the situation requires.