By Pat Gibbons, Hans-Joachim Heintze

This publication comprises contributions from lecturers, practitioners and policy-makers attached with the community on Humanitarian motion (NOHA), a global organization of universities that's dedicated to interdisciplinary schooling and learn on humanitarian action.  Celebrating the 20 th anniversary of NOHA, this publication highlights the most urgent concerns and demanding situations dealing with humanitarian motion and explores power solutions.

Drawing on thought and perform, and spanning a vast variety of subject material, the e-book explores the foundation of key strategies comparable to human protection, reconciliation and resilience and questions their effectiveness within the pursuit of humanitarian ends.  It additionally charts present advancements within the humanitarian procedure, specifically in its felony and fiscal frameworks.  concerns on the subject of humanitarian stakeholders, corresponding to the position of the media and the security of humanitarian employees, also are addressed. The contributions are encouraged by means of a number of disciplines, together with anthropology, political technology, criminal stories and communications.

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