How the private sector can power humanitarian response
In just the last few weeks, severe weather and natural disasters have destroyed communities and ravaged lives in Morocco, Libya, Greece, and beyond. Across the world, governments, aid agencies, and the private sector are rushing to help. But the private sector can do more – both to respond to crises and build resilience. It will take partnerships, technology, and a commitment to capacity building. Mastercard’s CEO Michael Miebach was invited to share the company’s insights on how to advance public-private humanitarian partnerships before the U.N. Security Council in New York City earlier this month.