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Blue Nile Burning: Evidence of the Destruction of 'Amara Village

The Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP), through the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative’s analysis of DigitalGlobe satellite imagery, has identified evidence of the intentional destruction of at least thirty-three structures largely consistent with civilian dwellings in the vicinity of `Amara,...

Dec 2011
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  • Birthe Anders

    Birthe holds a PhD in War Studies from the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, and a Diplom in Political Science and Law from Philipps Universität Marburg, Germany. Her research focusses on Private Military and Security Companies (PMSCs), NGO security and civil-military relations....

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    Beyond the Protective Effect: Towards a Theory of Harm for Information Communication Technologies in Mass Atrocity Response

    Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) are now being employed as a standard part of mass atrocity response, evidence collection, and research by non-governmental organizations, governments, and the private sector. Deployment of these tools and techniques occur for a variety of...

    Jun 2017
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  • Beth Maclin

    Beth Maclin is the research coordinator for the Women in War program at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative. She assists in the development, implementation, and dissemination of all Women in War projects. Her research interests include identifying the needs of those impacted by...

    Benjamin Davies

    Benjamin Davies is a Senior Program Manager for the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard. In this role, he manages the selection, production and dissemination of multimedia case studies and simulations focused on humanitarian theory and practice related to complex emergencies. Benjamin joined...

    Beatrice Mégevand-Roggo

    Beatrice Mégevand-Roggo holds a masters in Political Science (contemporary history and international relations) from Università Statale in Milan (Italy).  After working as an assistant professor at Università degli Studi, as a free-lance journalist, and as a consultant to...

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    BBR Field Perspectives | Training and Humanitarian Action

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Claire Messina is the Senior Coordinator of the Humanitarian Leadership...

    Mar 2016
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Role of Humanitarian Leadership

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Claire Messina is the Senior Coordinator of the Humanitarian Leadership Strengthening Unit of the...

    Jul 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Role of Communication in Humanitarian Action, Part II

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Jacobo Quintanilla is a Community Engagement Adviser for the International...

    Aug 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Role of Communication in Humanitarian Action, Part I

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Jacobo Quintanilla is a Community Engagement Adviser for the International...

    Aug 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Role of a Cluster Lead

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Pablo Medina is the Global Cluster Deputy Coordinator for the International...

    Jan 2016
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Responsibilites of Humanitarian Country Directors

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Maureen Magee is the Interim Director of the Norwegian Refugee Council's...

    Sep 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Resident Coordinator Pool Process

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Ian Ridley is the Senior Director of Humanitarian Operations for WorldVision...

    Oct 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The Importance of Humanitarian Coordination

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Pierre de Rochefort works on Disaster and Crisis Information Management for...

    Aug 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The IFRC's Role in Coordination, Part II

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Christine South is the Operations Quality Assurance Officer of Disaster and Crisis Management for...

    Oct 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | The IFRC's Role in Coordination, Part I

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Christine South is the Operations Quality Assurance Officer of Disaster and...

    Oct 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | Local Community and Media Engagement

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Jean-Luc Mootoosamy is a Program Manager at Foundation Hirondelle. In this...

    Feb 2016
    BBR Field Perspectives | Humanitarian sector improvements

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system. The content featured does not reflect the opinions of the Building a Better Response project or...

    Mar 2017
    BBR Field Perspectives | Humanitarian Assessments in Practice

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Lars Peter Nissen is the Director of the Assessment Capacities Project (ACAPS). In this episode,...

    Nov 2015
    BBR Field Perspectives | Engaging NGOs and local professionals in Eastern Aleppo

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Dr. Hariri holds a Doctorate of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Aleppo University, and a Master...

    Feb 2017
    BBR Field Perspectives | Duty of Care: Mitigating Risks for Field Workers

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Ian Ridley is the Senior Director of Humanitarian Operations for WorldVision...

    Jan 2016
    BBR Field Perspectives | Challenges with coordination mechanisms

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system. The content featured does not reflect the opinions of the Building a Better Response project or...

    Mar 2017
    BBR Field Perspectives | Accountability to Affected Populations

    Building a Better Response: Field Perspectives is a video interview series highlighting the views of various humanitarian practitioners on the current and future state of humanitarian system.

    Massimo Nicoletti Altimari is a Senior Quality & Accountability Officer at...

    Dec 2015

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