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Staff Security and Civilian Protection in the Humanitarian Sector
Miriam Bradley

not homogenous, and staff-security and civilian-protection practices vary across different agencies ( Bradley, 2016 ; Schneiker, 2012 ). Nonetheless there are many commonalities, and this article focuses on general trends, albeit at the expense of some detail. ‘Staff security’ and ‘civilian protection’ comprise two clearly distinguished fields of practice within the broader field of international humanitarianism, with their own sets of handbooks

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The Visual Politics and Narratives of Red Cross Museums in Europe and the United States, 1920s to 2010s
Sönke Kunkel

Introduction This essay discusses Red Cross museums as a medium of humanitarian communication. A long-neglected theme in public history and the historiography of humanitarianism, Red Cross museums today are vital agents in the movement’s work to communicate the values, missions, and historical achievements of Red Cross societies around the world. Local publics find those museums in the United States, the UK, or Germany – which has more than a

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How Can Humanitarian Analysis, Early Warning and Response Be Improved?
Aditya Sarkar, Benjamin J. Spatz, Alex de Waal, Christopher Newton, and Daniel Maxwell

it is likely to occur . If famine and mass starvation are a deliberate outcome (or ignored by-product) of the PM, humanitarians have to find a way to systematically assess the relationship of transactional politics and mass starvation and seek proactive measures to mitigate conflict, or at a minimum to be better prepared for its consequences. The ‘triple nexus’ of humanitarianism, development and peace requires humanitarians to address these concerns

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The Politics of Information and Analysis in Food Security Crises
Daniel Maxwell and Peter Hailey

, J. ( 2019 ), ‘ Humanitarianism and the End of Liberal Order ’, Journal of Humanitarian Affairs 1 : 1 , 1 – 3 . Hernandez , K. and Roberts , T. ( 2020 ), Predictive Analytics in Humanitarian Action: A Preliminary Mapping and Analysis

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Catherine Akurut

Holmegaard, 2015 : 10). Given that the goal of humanitarian organisations is to employ evidence-based responses that alleviate the suffering of all those in need, ignoring these concerns disregards the very foundation of humanitarianism – the impartiality of assistance according to need. Barriers to Men’s Inclusion While the pressure to include men in existing SGBV services has been gradual and continues to intensify, the tendency towards

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Dominique Marshall

practitioners have much to gain in rehabilitating and curating this unique heritage. As the Marc Rockbrune Fonds will soon be catalogued, it is hoped that this article will serve as an introduction to a more comprehensive history of Development Education at CIDA; it remains to be written. Notes 1 An earlier version of this paper was presented in 2018 at the annual meeting of the Canadian Historical Association, Regina, Saskatchewan, at a panel on Histories of Humanitarianism and (Visual) Media – sponsored by the Canadian Network on Humanitarian History. I

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Nazanin Zadeh-Cummings and Lauren Harris

do not account for why the DPRK is unable to purchase agricultural inputs itself or address the systemic core of the problem. Sanctions Since the DPRK’s first nuclear test in 2006, the UNSC has passed resolutions denouncing the North Korean nuclear programme and sanctioning various aspects of the economy. Though other UNSC resolutions (UNSCRs) have components that relate to humanitarianism, such as UNSCR 2094 in 2013 that called on the DPRK to respond to ‘humanitarian concerns of the international community’ and stated that resolutions ‘are not intended to

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From the Global to the Local
Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh

. Fiddian-Qasmiyeh , E. ( 2015 ), South–South Educational Migration, Humanitarianism and Development: Views from the Caribbean, North Africa and the Middle East ( Oxford : Routledge ). Fiddian-Qasmiyeh , E. ( 2016a ), ‘ Repressentations of Displacement in the Middle East ’, Public Culture , 28 : 3 , 457 – 73 , doi: 10.1215/08992363-3511586 . Fiddian-Qasmiyeh , E. ( 2016b ), ‘ Refugee–Refugee Relations in Contexts of Overlapping Displacement ’, International

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Lewis Hine’s Photographs of Refugees for the American Red Cross, 1918–20
Sonya de Laat

Origins of Humanitarianism, 1918–1924 (Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare) ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press ). de Laat , S. ( 2019 ), [‘Seeing Refugees’]‘Using Old Photographs to Gain New Perspectives on Refugees, Past and Present’ , in Ross , D. (ed.), Confronting Canadian Migration History , (accessed 8 September 2021 ). Doherty , J. and International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House ( 1978

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A Military Tactic or Collateral Damage?
Abdulkarim Ekzayez and Ammar Sabouni

2020 ). Médecins Sans Frontières ( 2018 ), ‘ Syria: Siege on East Ghouta Leaves Medical Care in Complete Collapse ’, 24 February. (accessed 2 February 2020 ). Meininghaus , E. ( 2016 ), ‘ Humanitarianism in Intra-State Conflict: Aid Inequality and Local Governance in Government- and Opposition-Controlled Areas in the Syrian War ’, Third World Quarterly , 37 : 8 , 1454 – 82 , doi: 10.1080/01436597.2016.1159509 . Mfutso

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