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As many of their peers return to school this month, countless children around the world are being exposed to violence and deprived of education by armed conflict, instability and terror. “Children are among the first victims of armed conflict,” emphasized Mr. Hervé Ladsous, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, during the debate in more...
Climate change means natural disaster, vulnerability, conflict, and displacement – in short, increased humanitarian need, often for already vulnerable populations. As world leaders gather in New York this week for the UN Climate Summit 2014, they should not lose sight of the direct impacts of climate change on populations around the globe. “The more...
Next week, ATHA will host a Podcast on the challenges of humanitarian engagement in urban environments.  The panel will feature a more in-depth discussion of the challenges of humanitarian action in urban environments with experts and practitioners, including Dr. Ronak Patel, who recently addressed this topic in a brief interview with ATHA’s more...

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