Articles

The following publications are examples of recent articles written by individual partners of HERE-Geneva, either on their own instigation or in cooperation with other organisations. The opinions expressed in the articles do not necessarily represent the official position of HERE-Geneva.
 

Ed Schenkenberg Van MieropThe challenges of localised humanitarian aid in armed conflict
As part of the MSF Emergency Gap series, this paper analyses the role of national and local actors in humanitarian action based on MSF’s experiences in areas within conflict affected countries where the most urgent needs are found.

 
Marc DuBoisDon’t blur the lines between development and humanitarian work
An opinion piece published in the Guardian.

 

Ed Schenkenberg Van MieropComing clean on neutrality and independence: The need to assess the application of humanitarian principles
This article explains the various aspects of neutrality and independence, that are crucial for understanding and applying them in practice.