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DHP D230: Humanitarian Action in Complex Emergencies

Course Description

This multi-disciplinary course covers a broad range of subjects, including the evolution of the international humanitarian system, the political economy of conflicts and humanitarian aid, analytical and normative frameworks for humanitarian action, and a variety of programmatic topics. By the end of this course you will be aware of the historical, legal, social, political and moral context of both the causes and responses to complex humanitarian emergencies, and have a working knowledge of the principles and standards for performing humanitarian response to complex humanitarian emergencies. This course is cross-listed with the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.

Cross-listed with NUTR 0229
Course faculty: Daniel G. Maxwell
Course duration: Full semester
Credits/Units: 3.0

Fall 2019

Room: Other
Room Name: Friedman
Day(s): Monday
Time: 3:15 pm - 6:15 pm

Final Exam

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Fall 2020

Room: Other
Room Name: Friedman
Day(s): Monday
Time: 3:15 pm - 6:15 pm
SIS number: 84905

Final Exam

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