Humanitarian Aid

Relief Supply Chain Management for Disasters: Humanitarian Aid and Emergency Logistics (repost)

Relief Supply Chain Management for Disasters: Humanitarian Aid and Emergency Logistics by Gyöngyi Kovács and Karen M. Spens
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1609608240 | 253 pages | PDF | 4,6 MB

Relief supply chains are the most agile and dynamic supply chains, yet research in this area of supply chain management (SCM) is limited. Relief Supply Chain for Disasters: Humanitarian, Aid and Emergency Logistics furthers the scholarly understanding of SCM in disaster relief.
Relief Supply Chain Management for Disasters: Humanitarian Aid and Emergency Logistics [Repost]

Gyöngi Kovács, Karen M. Spens - Relief Supply Chain Management for Disasters: Humanitarian Aid and Emergency Logistics
Published: 2011-07-31 | ISBN: 1609608240 | PDF | 361 pages | 4 MB
Relief Supply Chain for Disasters: Humanitarian, Aid and Emergency Logistics

Gyongi Kovacs, "Relief Supply Chain for Disasters: Humanitarian, Aid and Emergency Logistics"
Bu siness Scie nce Refer ence | 2011 | ISBN: 1591391849 | 253 pages | PDF | 4,6 MB
Cold War Germany, the Third World, and the Global Humanitarian Regime

Cold War Germany, the Third World, and the Global Humanitarian Regime (Human Rights in History) by Young-sun Hong
English | Mar 31, 2015 | ISBN: 1107095573 | 464 Pages | EPUB/PDF (Converted) | 13.4 MB

This book examines competition and collaboration among Western powers, the socialist bloc, and the Third World for control over humanitarian aid programs during the Cold War. Young-sun Hong's analysis reevaluates the established parameters of German history.

Imposing Aid: Emergency Assistance to Refugees [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Oct. 28, 2016
Imposing Aid: Emergency Assistance to Refugees [Repost]

Imposing Aid: Emergency Assistance to Refugees by B. E. Harrell-Bond
English | 16 Jan. 1986 | ISBN: 0192615432 | 440 Pages | PDF | MB

This book represents an opportunity to see beyond the "starving child" image of the refugee. Every year relief budgets climb and humanitarian agencies proliferate in response to media appeals to save yet another population of starving, "helpless" refugees. But what happens after the cameras leave? What is the impact of the millions which are spent? What is the effect of the work of the humanitarians who are propelled into the field, and to whom are they accountable? "

Humanitarian Ethics: A Guide to the Morality of Aid in War and Disaster  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at July 16, 2016
Humanitarian Ethics: A Guide to the Morality of Aid in War and Disaster

Hugo Slim, "Humanitarian Ethics: A Guide to the Morality of Aid in War and Disaster"
English | ISBN: 0190264837 | 2015 | PDF | 224 pages | 13 MB

Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations  

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 23, 2015
Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations

Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations
Springer | Operations Research & Decision Theory | January 18, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319244167 | 283 pages | pdf | 7.2 mb

Editors: Zobel, Christopher W., Altay, Nezih, Haselkorn, Mark P. (Eds.)
First book to examine the three distinct problem areas of disaster relief, development aid, and community aid
First book to examine these problems from a service operations perspective
Editors are among the most prominent researchers in the field, as are many of the contributors
Farewell, Four Waters: One Aid Workers Sudden Escape from Afghanistan

Kate McCord "Farewell, Four Waters: One Aid Workers Sudden Escape from Afghanistan"
River North | English | October 1, 2014 | ISBN: 0802412068 | 368 pages | azw, epub, lrf, mobi | 12,3 mb

This book will expand your view of Afghanistan beyond the evening news. McCord has not only captured the daily life of humanitarian workers in that war torn land, she allows us to experience the honest, raw emotions of those workers. Although written as a novel, this book is based on true stories and experiences that lets the reader walk alongside real people just like us who are trying to live out their faith in a culture very different from our own.
Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation's Humanitarian Awakening

Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation's Humanitarian Awakening by Julia F. Irwin
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199766401 | 288 pages | PDF | 2 MB

In Making the World Safe, historian Julia Irwin offers an insightful account of the American Red Cross, from its founding in 1881 by Clara Barton to its rise as the government's official voluntary aid agency. Equally important, Irwin shows that the story of the Red Cross is simultaneously a story of how Americans first began to see foreign aid as a key element in their relations with the world.

Famine and Foreigners: Ethiopia since Live Aid  

Posted by rolexmaya at Aug. 29, 2010
Famine and Foreigners: Ethiopia since Live Aid

Famine and Foreigners: Ethiopia since Live Aid
Oxford University Press, USA | 2010 | ISBN-10: 0199569843 | 304 pages | PDF | 1.2 Mb

The Ethiopian famine of 25 years ago was the greatest humanitarian disaster of the late 20th century, killing more than 600,000 people before the world took notice.