April 2016Dan Maxwell discusses upcoming World Humanitarian Summit

The World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) will be held in Istanbul May 22 – 24, 2016.  Hailed as a “once in a generation” opportunity, the WHS must come to grips with…

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April 2016Elizabeth Stites gives public lecture on remote management of humanitarian assistance

Elizabeth Stites gave a talk on remote management of humanitarian assistance at the Fletcher School on April 7th. The focus was on cross-border assistance delivered from Turkey into northern Syria….

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April 2016Karen Jacobsen and Paula Armstrong share insights from recent report with the Cash Learning Partnership community

Karen Jacobsen and Paula Armstrong discuss three main lessons from their report, “Cash Transfer Programming for Syrian Refugees” on the Cash Learning Partnership website. The three lessons they review are:…

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April 2016Dallin Van Leuven, Dyan Mazurana, and Rachel Gordon publish chapter in Foreign Fighters under International Law and Beyond

Foreign Fighters under International Law and Beyond is a collection of contributions from outstanding experts in the field  that tackles the important and underexplored phenomenon of foreign fighters. Dallin, Dyan,…

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March 2016Roxanne Krystalli discusses gender and armed groups in The Washington Post

On March 24, 2016, Roxanne Krystalli published a piece in The Washington Post, discussing what conversations on armed groups and violence miss when they do not incorporate a gender analytical perspective….

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