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First Bloomsbury Debates on Humanitarianism: Profits, Politics and Power

Dear friends, we organise for the first time the Bloomsbury Debates on Humanitarianism: Profits, Politics and Power in collaboration with Birkbeck College and Medecins Sans Frontiere. The debate will take place at the Wiener Library on Thursday, 15 November 2012 from 18:30 to 19:30.   To register, click here: http://profitspoliticspower.eventbrite.co.uk/

Alberto Cairo at LSHTM

A man with no legs and only one arm and a boy crippled by polio have been instrumental in steering a Red Cross team’s work in Afghanistan.  The ICRC’s head of orthopaedics in Kabul, Alberto Cairo, was invited by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine to talk about his experience of 22 years’ […]

22 Years in Afghanistan

The International Centre for Evidence on Disability and the Public Health in Humanitarian Crises Group is delighted to welcome Alberto Cairo of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) for a talk at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM). Alberto Cairo has spent 20 years in Afghanistan and is the head […]