10 year anniversary
Governance & Assurance
Annual Report 2019
Read about why we exist and values and reach. Or click above to read about our governance structure and current vacancies.
Donors and Partners
See which organisations are in the Network and which are our donors and partners. Or click above to find out about becoming a member.
Locally led action
New forms of financing
We're tackling what we believe are the biggest systemic problems that the sector faces.
Start Fund COVID-19
Start Fund Bangladesh
Anticipation & Risk Financing
Start Financing Facility
Our initiatives aim to transform humanitarian action through innovation, fast funding, early action, and localisation.
Start Fund Dashboard
Crisis Response Summaries
We are committed to transparency, accountability, evidence-led decision-making and using learning to continuously evolve.
News & Blogs
Start Network Assembly 2020
News and blog articles from across the Start Network.
Using video to engage children in the fight against cholera in Cameroon
Plan staff discovered how effective video can be in engaging girls and boys, men and women to tackle diseases like cholera.
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06 October 2014
Dealing with Paradox
A case study about the first three years of the Start Network, formally the Consortium of British Humanitarian Agencies.
01 July 2014
The future of non-governmental organisations in the humanitarian sector
Humanitarian Futures Programme Discussion Paper for the Start Network
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12 August 2013
Core Humanitarian Competencies Guide
Humanitarian capacity building throughout the employee life cycle.
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20 October 2011