International Humanitarian Action: Changing Responses to Conflict and Crisis

April 10, 2014 // 10:00am11:00am

From South Sudan to Syria, armed conflict throughout the globe has led to massive humanitarian needs. During a crisis, food relief, critical medical care, and access to safe water and basic sanitation facilities all require a humanitarian as well as a diplomatic response. No one is better placed to help us understand these complex shifts than Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross.

Related Article: The Red Cross's Peter Mauer on New Challanges for Humanitarian Aid 


Event Speakers List: 
  • President, International Committee of the Red Cross
  • Jane Harman // Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
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