30 January 2012

Focus on Humanitarian Assistance


Upcoming events:

ICVA Annual Conference, Geneva, 19 March 2012 [info]
- The theme is "Adjusting to Reality?"; register by 10 February 2012.

17th International Humanitarian Conference, Geneva, 1-2 March 2012 [info]
- Webster University's annual meeting; this year's theme is "Refugees and Armed Conflict"; registration is open and papers are being accepted.

Event after the fact:

Negotiating Humanitarian Access: How Far to Compromise to Deliver Aid, Washington, DC, 26 Jan. 2012 [info]
- Discussion hosted by the Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement and Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières. A full transcript and video are available.


Developing a Profiling Methodology for Displaced People in Urban Areas (Feinstein International Center, Jan. 2012) [text]
- The final report and two case studies (Thailand and Yemen) are available.

General NGO Guidelines for Overseas Assistance (U.S. Department of State, Jan. 2012) [text]

In Focus: The Future of Aid (AlertNet, Jan. 2012) [access]

UNHCR Operational Guidance on the Use of Special Nutritional Products to Reduce Micronutrient Deficiencies and Malnutrition in Refugee Populations (UNHCR, 2011) [text]

Tagged Publications and Events & Opportunities.

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