The Future of Humanitarian Action: Implications of Iraq and other recent crises

This report summarizes consultations on the implications of Iraq and other recent crises for the future of humanitarian action. The consultations were organized by the Feinstein International Center, the InterAgency Standing Committee, The Overseas Development Institute, Oxfam, and the Brookings Institution.

The paper aims to stimulate continued reflection among policy makers and practitioners from across the humanitarian community on the nature of the crises and its likely evolution.