Humanitarian Coalition
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Who We Are

The Humanitarian Coalition brings together leading aid organizations to provide Canadians with a simple and effective way to help during international humanitarian disasters. Member agencies join forces to raise funds, partner with the government, and mobilize media, businesses and individual Canadians. Together, we are saving more lives.

Latest Emergency Responses

When disaster strikes, the Humanitarian Coalition can provide help quickly to those who need it most. Whether it be a major international emergency or smaller to medium-scale crises, our member agencies are ready to provide assistance and save lives.

Flooding, Ghana

October 2019
An injured child lies outside

Earthquake, Pakistan

September 2019


Meet people who have benefited from your support.

2019: a year in review

February 5, 2020

In 2019, the Humanitarian Coalition responded to 13 humanitarian emergencies around the world through the work of its members and the support of donors and the Government of Canada.

Contributing to a boy’s success

January 22, 2020

When Cyclone Idai swept across southern Africa in March 2019, damaging houses and destroying crops, their situation got worse.

A hard-working mother gets her life back after a disaster

December 16, 2019

When the rain started coming down in torrents, 34 year-old Jamiya Kandulo found shelter at the market where she had gone to sell her vegetables.

What’s even better than a roof?

December 9, 2019

When Cyclone Kenneth destroyed the homes and livelihoods of thousands of people like Rahima, it also contaminated drinking water and cut off communications.  The Humanitarian Coalition and our member agencies had to act fast.

Get Involved

Your support is vital in helping us reach survivors of disasters. There are many different ways to help. Find out how.