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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Ross Benes International organizations have repeatedly deceived donors to secure ever more funding for AIDS-relief efforts. Ross Benes discusses the incentives for biomedical companies and groups like UNAIDS to mislead the public, while cheaper, more effective solutions remain underfunded...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
... began the migrant crisis as the continent's life guard and first-aid provider, but Europe has now forced the country to be its warden, too. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 refugees migration Greece European Union asylum refugee crisis CHIOS, Greece—Ahmed Abdo spends his...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
... (IMF), the World aid to developing countries and opening Bank, the Organization for Economic Coop­ their markets. eration and Development (o ecd ), and the In accepting the eight MDGs, each coun­ U.N. General Assembly— into seven mil­ try com m itted itse lf to attainin g am bitious...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 36–43.
Published: 01 June 2012
... forms of aid such as loans that specify the proper usage of funds or require certain democratic reforms. Moreover, disaster relief, while certainly humanitarian in its goals, leaves a more anonymous and transient impression with the target population than a permanent stadium. This contrast also...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2000
... indirect paths. First, authority over a particular population residing relief aid keeps internally displaced southern within a clearly defined territory. Only after Sudanese people on the land, where they can that process is complete does the interna­ better support the rebels. Second, the same...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
... environment. tions relief agencies. Drought one month, Under pressure from U.N. relief agen­ floods the next destroyed crops across the cies, Zimbabwe and Mozambique agreed to continent; a i d s and local political turmoil take the U.S. corn, providing that it was also exacted their toll. As the...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2001
... always to outstrip the resources. past the military and police checkpoints “You can talk about the dilemmas of aid all that ring the city and are meant to provide you want here,” one relief worker told me, some kind of bulwark against the Hutu “but if we were to leave, people would die...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 June 2014
... humanitarian work. The days of foreign aid workers flying into a crisis zone and relying on their own information to target relief were coming to an end. Under the new system, the affected communities supply the data. Aid workers still play a role, but the community’s feedback drives their response...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 93–102.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the earthquake hit, roughly two million of Haiti's 10 million inhabitants were left homeless, and the estimated damages exceeded the country's GDP. The poorest Haitians ended up in relief camps with few options. Government-funded food aid ended in April 2010. A year later, the tents and tarps are...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2000) 17 (3): 25–32.
Published: 01 September 2000
... place where Ogata was supposed to have a in Somalia, the military mission was to pro­ special expertise.” tect humanitarian relief, or in which, as in As a result of UNHCR’s lack of prepared­ eastern Congo, military resources were de­ ness, the aid operation for the Kosovar refu­ ployed to...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Peter D. Bell; Guy Tousignant Copyright © 2001 World Policy Institute 2001 Peter D. Bell is president and chief executive officer of CARE USA, an international relief and development organization that operates in more than 60 countries. Guy Tousignant is secretary general of CARE Inter­...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2003) 19 (4): 66–71.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... We refer to a growing cate­ ments shortly after the dissolution of the So­ gory of refugees known in the chill jargon viet Union— in the conflict between Arme­ of humanitarian relief as “id ps,” or inter­ nia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh, nally displaced persons. These are people...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2004) 21 (3): 73–78.
Published: 01 September 2004
... published ferred to safety from some form of violent in 2002, over 25 million people have died attack. A decade ago, the United Nations, of AIDS in the past two decades and 40 mil­ in the Declaration of Principles on Human lion people are currently living with H IV. By Rights and the Environment...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
... million—it is just a fraction of the lavish aid that Turkey has been ladling on the war- and famine-stricken nation since Erdogan’s late-night call to Sarıcaoglu. Erdogan’s visit was not spontaneous—it came only a few weeks after al-Shabab relinquished control over Mogadishu. By that time, representatives...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 68–77.
Published: 01 June 2012
... abandoned. The areas where they settle do not even receive the official title of “camps,” but rather “informal settlements,” and are thus not afforded the protection of aid agencies or international law that official refugees receive. As fighting has intensified with a surge in military operations...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 59–67.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Antakya office of the Higher Commission for Syrian Relief, an Istanbul-based organization that works to mobilize and deliver aid to Syrian opposition, is both a dorm and a clinic for FSA soldiers. A sweet stew warms the air of the small kitchen and men gather around a television, smoking cigarettes and...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2003) 20 (2): 29–36.
Published: 01 June 2003
... aid to Turkey or rable to productivity data for the United States or the African a i d s relief package. The admin­ other developed nations. See Christian Stracke, “Mex­ istration would have to sell such aid as ben­ ico Debt Sustainability— The Bumpy Road to Sin- efiting U.S. companies, which...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2002) 19 (3): 92–94.
Published: 01 September 2002
... officials implausibly, halfheartedly, and shamefully sought to justi­ fy their tilt toward, and covert aid for, the Butcher of Baghdad. A common view in the Middle East was the blunt judgment proffered to an Israeli cor­ respondent by Anwar Sadat, the late president of Egypt, that Saddam was “a madman...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 120–129.
Published: 01 June 2015
... weeks of a long and violent war that was about to get even worse, rice production had shrunk below subsistence levels. The entire economy, it seemed, was teetering on two legs of a stool—American economic aid, which continued to pour into the federal treasury, financing what was left of a shrinking and...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2005) 22 (1): 9–18.
Published: 01 March 2005
... secretary general to bring forward at the New Republic, who was Annan’s aide thoughtful and even bold plans for U.N. for six years before joining the investment reform. firm of Goldman Sachs. Kofi Annan must stay, they all cry, most Annan, who was largely silent...