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This issue of Humanitarian Exchange focuses on the response to the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, noting not only the mistakes made but also encouraging action on the lessons learned.

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This issue of Humanitarian Exchange focuses on the response to the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, noting not only the mistakes made but also encouraging action on the lessons learned.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

With increasing urbanisation, cities in the developing world are growing both in population and area. At least a billion people worldwide live in slums. They are forced to accept dangerous and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This Network Paper discusses livelihoodsbased livestock programming and its role in humanitarian emergency response. It highlights the importance of taking livelihood assets, in particular...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The number of people at risk from natural hazards and human-induced disasters is increasing. At the same time there is growing recognition that science and technology can potentially make a huge...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper analyses how early recovery activities are financed through humanitarian appeals, focusing primarily on Consolidated Appeals (CAPs), so that donors and aid agencies can better...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The vast majority of international humanitarian aid is provided in-kind, in
the form of food, seeds, tools, medicines, shelter materials and household
goods. At the same time, however...

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Date: Jul 2014
Location: World

How can emergency response be delivered in a more conflict-sensitive manner? To what extent should this be a priority for the sector? What practical tools and approaches have aid agencies used to...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper attempts to present a bird's eye view of the risks to health inherent in crises, and the potential for impact of health interventions, using the language of epidemiology.

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