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Humanitarian Logistics: Meeting the Challenge of Preparing for and ...

Martin Christopher, Peter Tatham - Business & Economics - 2014 - 320 pages
Humanitarian Logistics examines the key challenges facing those whose role it is to organize and distribute resources in the most difficult of situations. This multi ...
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Humanitarian Logistics: Cross-Sector Cooperation in Disaster Relief Management

Alessandra Cozzolino - Social Science - 2012 - 57 pages
Humanitarian logistics has received increasing interest both from logistics academics and practitioners as a result of the dramatic increase in both natural and man-made ...
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Humanitarian Logistics and Sustainability

Matthias Klumpp, Sander de Leeuw, Alberto Regattieri, Robert de Souza - Technology & Engineering - 2015 - 260 pages
This contributed volume combines conceptual and strategic research articles dealing with the "why" and "to what end" of sustainable operations in humanitarian logistics, as ...
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Humanitarian Business

Thomas G. Weiss - Political Science - 2013 - 200 pages
With some 50 million people living under duress and threatened by wars and disasters in 2012, the demand for relief worldwide has reached unprecedented levels. Humanitarianism ...
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Responding to Catastrophes: U.S. Innovation in a Vulnerable World

R. C. Kent, John Ratcliffe - Political Science - 2008 - 69 pages
The incidence and severity of catastrophes around the world are growing. This study argues that the United States needs to prioritize and focus its efforts and take a more ...
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Machel Study 10-year Strategic Review: Children and Conflict in a Changing World

Business & Economics - 2009 - 224 pages
The organisation of this report aims to heighten our understanding of the myriad ways in which armed conflict affects children - and how children regard their participation not ...
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The Politics of Protection: The Limits of Humanitarian Action

Elizabeth G. Ferris - Social Science - 2011 - 359 pages
"Examines the evolution of the international community's understanding and commitment to the concept of 'humanitarian protection, ' focusing on the inconsistencies inherent in ...
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Shaping the Humanitarian World

Peter Walker, Daniel G. Maxwell - Political Science - 2014 - 176 pages
Providing a critical introduction to the notion of humanitarianism in global politics, tracing the concept from its origins to the twenty-first century, this book examines how ...
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Aid During Conflict: Interaction Between Military and Civilian Assistance ...

Olga Oliker, Richard Kauzlarich, James Dobbins, Kurt W. Basseuner, Donald L. Sampler - Political Science - 2004 - 154 pages
Description and evaluation of relief, reconstruction, humanitarian, and humanitarian-type aid efforts in Afghanistan during the most intense phase of military operations, from ...
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