World Humanitarian Summit
South Africa


Jessica Andriani

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Committee: World Humanitarian Summit

Topic: Reforming Humanitarian Aid in times of Crises, Disaster, and Climate Change

Country: (switched to) Japan

Name: Jessica Andriani

We recognize that all peoples of the world have the right to live in peace, free from fear and want. We believe that no nation is responsible to itself alone. (The preamble to the Constitution of Japan)

In recent years, we have seen the increasing diversification of critical situations that call for humanitarian assistance. The humanitarian crises in many parts of the world are becoming prolonged and more complex. The worsening condition of climate change has generated greater number and scale of natural disasters, which causes more casualties and economic damage. Moreover, the increasing forms and actors in armed conflict areas blurred the line between combatants and non-combatants, which hampered the safety and the triumph of humanitarian aid workers. ...