Courses

The 2016 summer courses will all run Monday, July 4-July 8, 2016. Remember to bring your passport as ID for site visits.

Global Health Fellows: Health Policy in a Globalizing World

Location: Information will be provided shortly.

Syllabus: available in early summer.


Environment, Energy and Economics Fellows

Location: International Environment House (Room 2) – 11-13 Chemin des Anemones, 1219 Chatelaine GE.

Syllabus: available in early summer.


Humanitarian Action Fellows

Location: Information will be provided shortly.

Sample Syllabus: download using this link: GenevaHumanitarianActionCourseSyllabus2015

Readings: The majority of readings are listed with their web links in the syllabus. The rest of the readings are below.

Sample Readings for the First class:

Mary B. Anderson, Do No Harm: How Aid Can Support Peace-Or War, Framework for Analyzing Aid’s impact on Conflict, Chapters 1-6 (1999)  Anderson chp 1; Anderson, Mary B. 1st Pg Chp 3; Anderson, Mary B chp 3; Anderson, Mary B. Chp 2 _6

Fiona Terry, Condemned to Repeat? The Paradox of Humanitarian Action, Introduction and Chapter 1(2002)  Terry, Fiona

David Rieff, A Bed for the Night, Chapter 1, 2, 3, 8 (2002) Rieff, David Chp 1; Rieff, David Chp 3

Gerald Martone, “Relentless Humanitarianism”, in Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations, Volume 8, Number 2, May, 2002, pages 149-154.  MartoneRELENTLESS HUMANITARIANISM

Alex DeWaal, Famine Crimes: Politics and the Disaster Relief Industry in Africa.  Chapter 4: The Humanitarian International: pp 65-85 (1997)   DeWaal, Alex

The United Nations System Organogram  UN System Chart

Topic Specific Readings – Monday June, 29

Caspar Strand, Protection of Children in Emergencies: An Overview of the Needs, Precautions and Main Issues (2005) Strand, Caspar

Satchit Balsari, M.D., M.P.H., et. Al Protecting the Children of Haiti, ( 2010)  Balsari et al. 2010

John Williamson, Families Not Orphanages, (2010)  USAID, Better Care Network Williamson_Families,_Not_Orphanages

 


 

 

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