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REMINDER!—In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian ActionLIVE Online Webcast Monday, April 30, 2012 - 8:00 PM  ——————————————————- We’re hosting a webcast in celebration of MSF’s new book: In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian Aid published by MSF, NYU’s Center on International Cooperation (CIC), and Humanitarian Outcomes. The book is the result of attempts to better understand how humanitarian aid and its principles of neutrality, impartiality, and independence are perceived by the people receiving assistance.We invite you to join us for an online panel discussion to mark the English-language release of the book. Panelists will include contributors to the book as well as MSF aid workers, who will share stories from their field assignments reflecting issues of perception and exploring the many facets of humanitarian action today. ——————————————————-Moderator:Phil Zabriskie, Managing Editor at MSF-USA Panelists:Caroline Abu-Sada, Coordinator of MSF’s research unit for humanitarian action in Geneva and editor of In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian AidAbby Stoddard, Co-Director of Humanitarian Outcomes and contributing writer to In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian AidDr. Darin Portnoy, Vice President, Médecins Sans Frontières International, former President of MSF-USA, and MSF aid workerPLEASE REGISTER to receive information on how to login on April 30.

The relief sector direly needs discussion about some of its white savior aspects!!

doctorswithoutborders:

REMINDER!—In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian Action

LIVE Online Webcast

Monday, April 30, 2012 - 8:00 PM

——————————————————-

We’re hosting a webcast in celebration of MSF’s new book: In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian Aid published by MSF, NYU’s Center on International Cooperation (CIC), and Humanitarian Outcomes. The book is the result of attempts to better understand how humanitarian aid and its principles of neutrality, impartiality, and independence are perceived by the people receiving assistance.

We invite you to join us for an online panel discussion to mark the English-language release of the book. Panelists will include contributors to the book as well as MSF aid workers, who will share stories from their field assignments reflecting issues of perception and exploring the many facets of humanitarian action today.

——————————————————-

Moderator:

Phil Zabriskie, Managing Editor at MSF-USA Panelists:

Caroline Abu-Sada, Coordinator of MSF’s research unit for humanitarian action in Geneva and editor of In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian Aid

Abby Stoddard, Co-Director of Humanitarian Outcomes and contributing writer to In the Eyes of Others: How People in Crises Perceive Humanitarian Aid

Dr. Darin Portnoy, Vice President, Médecins Sans Frontières International, former President of MSF-USA, and MSF aid worker

PLEASE REGISTER to receive information on how to login on April 30.

The relief sector direly needs discussion about some of its white savior aspects!!

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