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Aid & relief programmes books

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Recently Published

Development Aid-Populism and the End of the Neoliberal Agenda by Viktor Jakupec Development Aid-Populism and the End of the Neoliberal Agenda

It then provides a critique of the Official Development Assistance (ODA) discourse and reviews the political economy of ODA, the discourse, and the conditionalities that are barriers to socio-economic development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2017

International Humanitarian Action NOHA Textbook by Hans-Joachim Heintze International Humanitarian Action NOHA Textbook

The respective parts reflect the five core modules of the International NOHA Joint Master's Programme International Humanitarian Action : a) World Politics, b) International Law, c) Public Health, d) Anthropology, and e) Management.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/10/2017

Cleary How a 700-year old invention can change the world for ever by James Chen Cleary How a 700-year old invention can change the world for ever

Entrepreneur and business man James Chen addresses the lack of basic eye care in the third world, and argues that a relatively low level of investment would lead to a dramatic improvement in the quality of life for people across...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery by Graham L. J. Marsh Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery

Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery reflects a wide array of practical experiences in working with disaster-affected communities internationally. It demonstrates that widely held assumptions about the benefits of community consultation and engagement in disaster recovery work need to be examined...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/09/2017

Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery by Graham L. J. Marsh Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery

Community Engagement in Post-Disaster Recovery reflects a wide array of practical experiences in working with disaster-affected communities internationally. It demonstrates that widely held assumptions about the benefits of community consultation and engagement in disaster recovery work need to be examined...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

Disaster Risk Governance in India and Cross Cutting Issues by Indrajit Pal Disaster Risk Governance in India and Cross Cutting Issues

This book provides an analytical discussion of the status of disaster risk reduction and governance in an Indian context, drawing examples and lessons from the output of the national and regional level programs and projects and from other relevant experiences...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/08/2017

Healthcare, Frugal Innovation, and Professional Voluntarism A Cost-Benefit Analysis by Helen Louise Ackers, James Ackers-Johnson, John Chatwin, Natasha Tyler Healthcare, Frugal Innovation, and Professional Voluntarism A Cost-Benefit Analysis
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This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.This book investigates what international placements of healthcare employees in low resource settings add to the UK workforce and the efficacy of its national health system.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2017

Putting Knowledge to Work Collaborating, influencing and learning for international development by Luc Mougeot Putting Knowledge to Work Collaborating, influencing and learning for international development


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2017

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Humanitarian Alert NGO Information and Its Impact on US Foreign Policy by Abby Stoddard Humanitarian Alert NGO Information and Its Impact on US Foreign Policy

Using case illustrations of US policy in the conflicts in Somalia, Bosnia, Angola, DR Congo, Sudan, and Kosovo, this title charts the course of NGO information from its formation on the ground to its use by officials in all levels...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

The Poverty of Nations Aid Dilemma at the Heart of Africa by James Morton The Poverty of Nations Aid Dilemma at the Heart of Africa

After 30 years of ever-increasing aid, most African countries are no better off than they were at independence. This book attempts to answer the questions: Why? What went wrong? The text also examines the modern aid industry from basic underlying...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Liberal America and the Third World Political Development Ideas in Foreign Aid and Social Science by Robert A. Packenham Liberal America and the Third World Political Development Ideas in Foreign Aid and Social Science

In Europe after World War II, U.S. economic aid helped to ensure economic revival, political stability, and democracy. In the Third World, however, aid has been associated with very different tendencies: uneven political development, violence, political instability, and authoritarian rule...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Welfare, Modernity, and the Weimar State by Young-Sun Hong Welfare, Modernity, and the Weimar State

This is the first comprehensive study of the turbulent relationship among state, society, and church in the making of the modern German welfare system during the Weimar Republic. Young-Sun Hong examines the competing conceptions of poverty, citizenship, family, and authority...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti Disaster Industrial Complex by Juliana Svistova, Loretta Pyles Production of Disaster and Recovery in Post-Earthquake Haiti Disaster Industrial Complex
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Natural disasters have long been seen as naturally generated events, but as scientific, technological, and social knowledge of disasters has become more sophisticated, the part that people play in disaster events has become more apparent. Production of Disaster and Recovery...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

Managing Humanitarian Innovation The cutting edge of aid by Eric James Managing Humanitarian Innovation The cutting edge of aid


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2018

Managing Humanitarian Innovation The cutting edge of aid by Eric James Managing Humanitarian Innovation The cutting edge of aid


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Putting Knowledge to Work Collaborating, influencing and learning for international development by Luc.J.A. Mougeot Putting Knowledge to Work Collaborating, influencing and learning for international development


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2017

Managing Humanitarian Relief 2nd Edition by Eric James Managing Humanitarian Relief 2nd Edition


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2017

Managing Humanitarian Relief 2nd Edition by Eric James Managing Humanitarian Relief 2nd Edition


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2017

Sharing the Front Line and the Back Hills International Protectors and Providers - Peacekeepers, Humanitarian Aid Workers and the Media in the Midst of Crisis by Yael Danieli Sharing the Front Line and the Back Hills International Protectors and Providers - Peacekeepers, Humanitarian Aid Workers and the Media in the Midst of Crisis

Sharing the Front Line and the Back Hills points to a crisis facing international institutions and the media who seek to alleviate and report human suffering throughout the world. The goals of the editor are to tell the story of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2016

Dilemmas of Humanitarian Aid in the Twentieth Century by Johannes (Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) in Mainz) Paulmann Dilemmas of Humanitarian Aid in the Twentieth Century

This volume explores the history of humanitarian aid revealing fundamental dilemmas inherent in humanitarian practice for more than a century. The contemporary structure and challenges of humanitarianism were established during specific conjunctures at the global intersection of colonialism, two world...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2016

The Politics of Aid to Burma A Humanitarian Struggle on the Thai-Burmese Border by Anne (Thammasat University, Thailand) Decobert The Politics of Aid to Burma A Humanitarian Struggle on the Thai-Burmese Border
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For over sixty years, conflict between state forces and armed ethnic groups was ongoing in parts of the borderlands of Burma. Ethnic minority communities were subjected to systematic and widespread abuses by an increasingly complex patchwork of armed state and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2016

Corporations, Global Governance and Post-Conflict Reconstruction by Peter Davis Corporations, Global Governance and Post-Conflict Reconstruction

In the past two decades, the international community has shown an increased proclivity to engage in programmes of post-conflict reconstruction in the aftermath of wars. During the same period, increased globalisation has meant that multinational companies have grown greatly in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2016

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