University General Assembly 2


Amelia Caldwell

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Committee: University General Assembly 2

Topic: Coherence in Conflict: Bringing Humanitarian Assistance and Development Work Together

Country: The Republic of Turkey

University: Bond University

The disconnect between humanitarian and development approaches in areas of conflict means there is a need in the international system to refocus and reconfigure international assistance and take advantage of historic political opportunities to improve coherence and effectiveness across the humanitarian-development divide. There exists no place in the world today where people are not affected by conflict, with approximately 1.7 billion people affected by both natural and man-made disaster; most of them li...