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BMJ Analysis Outlines Key Questions Next WHO Director General Should Address

The BMJ: Facing forward after Ebola: questions for the next director general of the World Health Organization Devi Sridhar, professor of global public health, and colleagues discuss the election process for the next WHO director general and “outline the key questions on epidemics preparedness for prospective candidates,” writing, “Our primary…

Humanitarian, Development Work Should Remain Separate To Better Deliver Short-, Long-Term Results

The Guardian: Don’t blur the lines between development and humanitarian work Marc DuBois, independent consultant and researcher currently working with Here-Geneva “…The humanitarian/development divide imposes institutional divisions onto the real world of people in crisis. The urgency of food, water, health care, or shelter needs in Syria or eastern DRC…

UNDP Administrator Discusses Humanitarian Relief, Building Resiliency In CGD Podcast

Center for Global Development’s “CGD Podcast”: “Emergency Development” Needed in Syrian Refugee Crisis — Podcast with UNDP’s Helen Clark In this podcast, Rajesh Mirchandani, vice president of communications and policy outreach at CGD, speaks with Helen Clark, administrator of the U.N. Development Programme, ahead of the World Humanitarian Summit. Clark…

Eradicating Hunger, Achieving Food Security Will Help Prevent Conflicts

Inter Press Service: Hunger, a Matter of Global Security Enrique Yeves, director of corporate communication at FAO “…Eradicating hunger is … not only a moral obligation, but something vital to guarantee a future for all of us. Improving food security can help to construct a sustainable peace, and even prevent…

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