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humanitarian decade

humanitarian decade

challenges for humanitarian assistance in the last decade and into the future.

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsUnited Nations. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,222p. ;
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16189001M

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For the past decade, humanitarian actors have increasingly sought not only to assist people affected by conflicts and natural disasters, but also to protect them. The Moral Logic of Humanitarian Intervention “We’ve all read your book, Samantha.” But for many in the American foreign-policy establishment the coming decade served as a rebuke to Author: Dexter Filkins.

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In telling the story of her decade as a young and passionate humanitarian aid worker, Jessica Alexander also manages to tell us the best and the worst of what this work is like and to speculate on the aid establishment—how it has changed, where it works and what its limits are/5().

This book is fascinating and impossible to put down, as well as an insightful look behind the scenes of the past decade's most important humanitarian aid efforts. Get this from a library.

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Even now, after a decade working with multiple humanitarian organizations, the author still makes plain how much she has to learn. Alexander is proud of her achievements, and certainly should be, but it is in her detailing of the vast room for improvement in humanitarian decade book system that she focuses, with a dry wit and healthy dose of honest self-evaluation 5/5(1).

The compelling quality of this book is Alexander’s honesty, sharp observations, and conversational prose. With humor and insight, she shares the intimate details of her everyday life. Even if you’re a seasoned traveler, this entry into the world of humanitarian aid organizations—the good, the bad, and the frustrating—is fascinating.”.

The Next Decade is a book by George Friedman, who addresses the United States' relationships with other countries and the state of the world in general throughout the s. The main theme of the book is how the American administrations of the s will need to create regional power balances, some of which have been : George Friedman.

I was really surprised you didn’t include: Conor Foley, The Thin Blue Line: How Humanitarianism Went to War, Verso, There’s also an English-language book by a woman from the last decade, the details unfortunately escape me, that systematically discuss the mental health dangers of doing supposed humanitarian work.

Covid We’re In This Together. The Covid pandemic is already changing our world, and could lead to the greatest humanitarian crisis of the decade. But at the same, Covid has disrupted “business as usual” and drawn attention to the many systemic flaws in the way we live, work, and play.

Humanitarian Principles and International Law This book focuses on the understandings and practice of protection in the initiated in the past decade have included the protection of File Size: KB.

In Chasing Chaos: My Decade In and Out of Humanitarian Aid Jessica Alexander captures these tensions. In a compelling piece of storytelling, she teases out the angels and demons of the humanitarian aid industry.

Alexander takes the reader on a fast-paced and painful tour of the globe’s calamities that lives up to the book’s : Laila El Baradei. Humanitarian Intervention, the Responsibility to Protect, and Confused Legitimacy. The contribution of Aidan Hehir’s book, Humanitarian Intervention: An Introduction, is best interventions have actually been undertaken in the past decade compar ed with the s.

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The issue of humanitarian intervention has generated one of the most heated debates in International Relations over the past decade - among both theorists and practitioners. At the heart of the debate is the alleged tension between the principle of state sovereignty, a defining pillar of the UN system and international law, and the evolving international norms related to human rights and the 3/5(1).

Jessica Alexander arrived in Rwanda in the aftermath of the genocide as an idealistic intern, eager to contribute to the work of the international humanitarian aid community. But the world that she encountered in the field was dramatically different than anything she could have imagined.

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The best books on Humanitarian Intervention recommended by Philip Cunliffe. Lecturer in international conflict says the idea that it is right and legitimate for states to intervene in others’ affairs is a very dangerous trend, especially in the name of humanitarianism.

Mrs. Ogata talked about her book [The Turbulent Decade: Confronting the Refugee Crises of the s], published by W. W. Norton and Company. In the book she recounted her experiences and the.The book analyses humanitarian intervention through the lenses of both theory and practice, and assesses the challenges it poses for international society in a post September 11th world.

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