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Published by Fordham University Press, Center for International Health and Cooperation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disaster relief,
  • Humanitarian assistance

  • About the Edition

    A companion volume to Emergency Relief Operations, this book is a primer on designing, building, funding, and managing humanitarian action programs. Drawing their experience in such groups as Medecins sans Frontières, the World Health Organization, and the International Red Cross, the contributors explore the political, legal, ethical, cultural, and logistical aspects of effective relief work--from funding and team building to working with local NGOs.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-327) and index.

    Statementedited by Kevin M. Cahill.
    SeriesInternational humanitarian affairs -- no. 2.
    ContributionsCahill, Kevin M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV553 .B38 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 350 p. :
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18888241M
    ISBN 10082322242X, 0823222438
    LC Control Number2002035324
    OCLC/WorldCa50693066

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