Famine, Conflict and Response: A Basic Guide

Famine, Conflict and Response: A Basic Guide

by Frederick C. Cuny, Richard B. Hill

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781565490901
Publisher: Kumarian Press, Inc.
Publication date: 02/28/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1) Famine and Its Causes; 2) Consequences of Famine; 3) Geography of Famine; 4) Societal Responses to famine; 5) Early-Warning and Monitoring Systems; 6) Approaches to Famine Relief; 7) Counterfamine Operations: Preemptive and Containment Strategies; 8) Income-Generating Projects; 9) Emergency Response; 10) Food-Relief Programs; 11) Famine Logistics; 12) Assessment and Monitoring; 13) Operational Issues; 14) Famine Operations During Conflicts

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... This book sets an even higher level of achievement. It is an extra-ordinary guide to understanding the political, social and economic dynamics of famine and provides comprehensive strategies for integration and response. It is a must read for all relief and development professionals!

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