Emergency Relief Operations

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Kevin M. Cahill
Fordham Univ Press, 2003 - Art - 386 pages
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Contents

Early Warning Systems From Surveillance to Risk Assessment to Action
3
Initial Response to Complex Emergencies and Natural Disasters
32
EvidenceBased Health Assessment Process in Complex Emergencies
55
Concern Worldwides Approach to Water and Sanitation and Shelter Needs in Emergencies
80
PART 2
113
Internal Displacement A Challenge of Peace Security and Nation Building
115
Protection Strategies in Humanitarian Interventions
135
Issues of Power and Gender in Complex Emergencies
153
An Introduction to NGO Field Security
225
PART 4
265
Resolutions Mandates Aims Missions and Exit Strategies
267
The Transition from Conflict to Peace
284
Selected Web Sites
295
Chapter Notes and References
299
Appendixes
335
The Center for International Health and Cooperation and the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs
367

Clinical Aspects of Malnutrition
180
PART 3
189
MilitaryNGO Interaction
191
About the Authors
369
Index
373
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Kevin M. Cahill, M.D., is University Professor and Director of Fordham University's Institute for International Humanitarian Affairs and President of The Center for International Humanitarian Cooperation in New York City. He has also served as Chief Adviser for Humanitarian and Public Health issues for successive Presidents of the United Nations General Assembly.

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