Reuters/Muhammad Hamed - A Syrian refugee walks with her children during rainy weather at the Al Zaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria March 29, 2015.
Where, oh where, do regional organizations fit in the international humanitarian system?
April 17, 2015,
The international humanitarian system is presently over-stretched with multiple mega-crises requiring not only billions of dollars, but creative attention from harried policymakers. From Iraq to Syria to Ukraine to South Sudan to Ebola (not to mention Myanmar, Libya, the Central African Republic, Somalia, and dozens of others), the past year has been a disaster for the disaster community.