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New WHO/UNHCR Guide on Mental Health in Humanitarian Emergencies (5 May 2015)

The World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have released a Guide on mental health in humanitarian emergencies on 5 May 2015. 177 more words


What does it take to Prepare for a Humanitarian Emergency

Via @UNICEF on Google+.

Here are five ways that UNICEF and the World Food Programme (WFP) are working together to ensure countries are better prepared for the moment when disaster strikes. 346 more words


Could this image really mark a turning point in the Syrian conflict?

Most of you will by now have seen this picture. That fact alone makes it remarkable, as if the image itself isn’t remarkable enough. And of course it truly is a ‘remarkable’ picture; an enormous crowd of people crushed together surrounded by destroyed buildings in a devastated, apocalyptic scene. 468 more words


NGOs and the EU’s Common Security and Defence Policy: Room for Improvements? - by Daniela Irrera

What is the role of NGOs in multilateral humanitarian intervention operations, crisis management and conflict resolution, and how is this likely to change in the future? 1,991 more words

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