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The 2015 State of the Humanitarian System report

Since 2012 we've witnessed conflict in Syria, South Sudan, Central African Republic, Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and Ebola in West Africa... How did the humanitarian system perform in response to this unprecedented level of need?

The 2015 State of the Humanitarian System report looks back at humanitarian assistance over the last three years.

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Beyond methods: Unpacking evaluation challenges

ODI London | 13 October 2015 | 16.30 - 18.00 

Development and humanitarian aid often involve working in complicated and complex environments, addressing entrenched economic or social issues and involving multiple groups and interests. But too often, evaluations fail to take this into account. 

Join ALNAP and ODI's RAPID for an event that adresses difficult questions about the political and working challenges to doing evaluation.


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To mark World Humanitarian Day, we asked a seasoned humanitarian and a fresh starter in the sector to share their views on what motivates them about humanitarian action.

Doing the right thing or doing the thing right?

Maurice Herson looks back on his long career in humanitarianism

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A job well done is the best possible humanitarian motivation

Henry Ashcroft, a Logistics Analyst with the WFP in Lebanon talks about starting a career in humanitarianism. 

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