Elizabeth Ferris

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Nonresident Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy

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Nonresident Senior Fellow Beth Ferris focuses on the international community’s response to humanitarian crises, with a particular emphasis on the human rights of internally displaced persons. She is the co-author of the upcoming monograph "The Consequences of Chaos: Syria's Humanitarian Crisis and the Failure to Protect" (Brookings Institution Press, April 2016), which considers the long-term economic, political, and social implications of Syria's displaced and offers policy recommendations to address the humanitarian crisis, and the author of “The Politics of Protection: The Limits of Humanitarian Action” (Brookings Institution Press, 2011). | View Full Bio

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