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Life, death, and aid : the Médecins sans frontières report on world crisis intervention

Author: François Jean; Médecins sans frontières (Association)
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With the end of the Cold War came the hope of a 'New World Order'. Yet the tragedies of war and famine continue to dominate our headlines. Humanitarian law is still violated every day. Emergency aid from the United Nations and donor governments remains inadequate and military interventions often fail to restore durable peace." "Life, Death and Aid highlights the ten most pressing humanitarian crises of the 1990s  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Life, death, and aid.
London ; New York: Routledge, 1993
(OCoLC)615034458
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: François Jean; Médecins sans frontières (Association)
ISBN: 0415105501 9780415105507
OCLC Number: 29668322
Description: xiv, 160 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by François Jean.

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This study documents the world's ten most significant human crises, against the backdrop of a "New World Order". The authors show how Western governments and the United Nations, too often choose to  Read more...

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