Category: Humanitarianism

How can humanitarian response be decentralized? 0

How can humanitarian response be decentralized?

Source: How can humanitarian response be decentralized? For a long time, it wasn’t possible to include everyone’s voice in planning or decision-making without impossibly large amounts of time. There was no way to listen,...

Unusual Earthquake Warning Prompts Action, Anxiety in Southern California

Unusual Earthquake Warning Prompts Action, Anxiety in Southern California

Source: Unusual Earthquake Warning Prompts Action, Anxiety in Southern California (TNS) – Southern Californians learn to live with the risk of earthquakes. But over the last week, anxieties were particularly heightened, and the natural...

UN relief chief calls for urgent protection of civilians and scaling up of support to Yemen

UN relief chief calls for urgent protection of civilians and scaling up of support to Yemen

Source: UN relief chief calls for urgent protection of civilians and scaling up of support to Yemen Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Yemen So far this year, aid workers...

Cholera in Haiti: UN Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

Cholera in Haiti: UN Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

Note from Aid.Works: The text of the “Report of the Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights” written by Philip…

How Turkey Coup Attempt Will Impact Aid Groups and Syrian Refugees

How Turkey Coup Attempt Will Impact Aid Groups and Syrian Refugees

Since the failed coup attempt on July 15, the government of Turkey has fired or detained thousands of people. Some…