New listpage

Device profile is: SEO_AGENT

1.601 artikelen in Rampenbestrijding & reddingsoperaties

  • Toon resultaten als:
  • Lijst
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
The White Man's Burden
Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good

Engels | Paperback | 2007

From one of the world s best-known development economists-an excoriating attack on the tragic hubris of the West s efforts to... Meer

Emma's War
Love, Betrayal and Death in the Sudan

Engels | Paperback | 2004

Love, corruption, violence and the dangerous politics of aid in the Sudan, by an exciting new writer. Emma McCune's passion for... Meer

Building Resilience
Social Capital in Post-disaster Recovery

Engels | Paperback | 2012

Each year, natural disasters threaten the strength and stability of communities worldwide. Yet responses to the challenges of... Meer

SAS Urban Survival Handbook
How to Protect Yourself Against Terrorism, Natural Disasters, Fires, Home Invasions, and Everyday Health and Safety Hazards

Engels | Paperback | 2013

Meer

My Crash Course in International Diplomacy

Engels | Paperback | 2010

The year is 1997, Michael Soussan, a fresh-faced young graduate takes up a new job at the U.N.’s Oil-for-Food Program, the largest... Meer

Moving From Crisis To Opportunity

Engels | Paperback | 2015

In this fully updated Second Edition, three of today’s most respected crisis/risk communication scholars provide the latest... Meer

Moving from Crisis to Opportunity

Engels | Paperback | 2014

In this fully updated Second Edition, three of today’s most respected crisis/risk communication scholars provide the latest... Meer

The Politics of Terror and Loss in Media and Literature

Engels | Paperback | 2005

This book will have significant impact in film and media studies because Kaplan so skillfully 'translates' the most interesting... Meer

Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence

Engels | Hardcover | 2014

World poverty is both an intractable and ever-mutable problem. It has afflicted humanity since the earliest times, but its basic... Meer

A Career Guide

Engels | Paperback | 2015

This is an indispensable career guide for everyone wanting to work in or already working in the international development and... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2010

The international development community invests billions of dollars to improve organisational capacity. But real-life practice is... Meer

Managing Disruption, Avoiding Disaster, and Growing Stronger in an Unpredictable World

Engels | Paperback | 2014

New York. Athens. Wenzhou. Boston. Oslo. Dhaka. New Orleans. Nairobi. In recent years, dozens of cities across the globe have been... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2008

Foreign aid is now a $100bn business and is expanding more rapidly today than it has for a generation. But does it work? Indeed,... Meer

A Gaza Doctor's Journey on the Road to Peace and Human Dignity

Engels | Paperback | 2012

Heart-breaking, hopeful and horrifying, I Shall Not Hate is a Palestinian doctor's inspiring account of his extraordinary life,... Meer

Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong

Engels | Hardcover | 2014

Building resilience--the ability to bounce back more quickly and effectively--is an urgent social and economic issue. Our... Meer

A Casebook Approach

Engels | Paperback | 2010

Crisis Communications: A Casebook Approach presents case studies of organizational, corporate, and individual crises, and analyzes... Meer

Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can be Done About it

Engels | Paperback | 2008

In this elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty, economist Paul Collier... Meer

Humanitarian Quests, Impossible Dreams of Medecins Sans Frontieres

Engels | Paperback | 2015

This study of Medecins Sans Frontieres / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) casts new light on the organization's founding principles,... Meer

Affect, Representation and International Development

Engels | Paperback | 2014

New Media and International Development is the first in-depth examination of microfinance's enduring popularity with Northern... Meer

Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital

Engels | Paperback | 2014

One of the New York Times’s Best Ten Books of the YearWinner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for NonfictionWinner of the... Meer

What's Wrong with Humanitarian Aid?

Engels | Paperback | 2011

A vast industry has grown up around humanitarian aid: a cavalcade of organizations--some 37,000--compete for a share of the $160... Meer

The Untold Story of Mao's Great Famine

Engels | Paperback | 2013

Yang Jisheng's Tombstone is the book that broke the silence on of one of history's most terrible crimes. More people died in Mao's... Meer

Why Foreign Aid Isn't Working

Engels | Paperback | 2007

Calderisi shows that Africa has steadily lost markets by its own mismanagement; that corrupt, dictatorial regimes have hobbled... Meer

The Case of Education and Training

Engels | Paperback | 2013

Why does China run one of the world's largest short-term training programmes, with plans to bring 30,000 Africans to China between... Meer

Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good

Engels | Paperback | 2007

From one of the world s best-known development economists-an excoriating attack on the tragic hubris of the West s efforts to... Meer

An Operational Guide for NGOs

Engels | Paperback | 2008

Responding Effectively to humanitarian disasters is far from straightforward, and relief workers often find themselves in a world... Meer

An Introduction to International Development

Engels | Paperback | 2009

International development is big business. Official global aid flows from North to South are over $100 billion annually. China and... Meer

Visits With Refugees In Africa, Cambodia, Pakistan And Ecuador

Engels | Paperback | 2003

Three years ago, award-winning actress Angelina Jolie took on a radically different role as a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN High... Meer

The Real Story of China in Africa

Engels | Paperback | 2011

Is China a rogue donor, as some media pundits suggest? Or is China helping the developing world pave a pathway out of poverty, as... Meer

The Politics of Military and Humanitarian Interventions

Engels | Paperback | 2013

From natural disaster areas to zones of political conflict around the world, a new logic of intervention combines military action... Meer

How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster

Engels | Ebook | 2013

On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck the nation least prepared to handle... Meer

18,26

Ebook, direct te lezen

In winkelwagentje

Zet op verlanglijstje
Natural and Human Disaster in Medieval Europe

Engels | Paperback | 1985

A fascinating work of detective history, The Black Death traces the causes and far-reaching consequences of this infamous... Meer

Engels | Ebook | 2014

World poverty is both an intractable and ever-mutable problem. It has afflicted humanity since the earliest times, but its basic... Meer

18,26

Ebook, direct te lezen

In winkelwagentje

Zet op verlanglijstje
The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster

Engels | Paperback | 2010

"The freshest, deepest, most optimistic account of human nature I've come across in years."-Bill McKibbenThe most startling thing... Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2002

This definitive account now has a new Afterword by the author as it captures the "courage of New York City's firefighters and the... Meer

The Story of the Rescue Efforts at the World Trade Center

Engels | Hardcover | 2002

Meer

Engels | Paperback | 2002

This definitive account now has a new Afterword by the author as it captures the "courage of New York City's firefighters and the... Meer

Food Policy and Food Security in Sudan

Engels | Paperback | 1991

Few countries face as grim a prospect of food insecurity as the Sudan - bankrupt, at civil war, and ravaged by drought. This book... Meer

How Cars, Compounds and Hotels Shape Humanitarianism

Engels | Paperback | 2015

Aid workers commonly bemoan that the spaces and experiences of working in 'the field' often sit uneasily with the goals they've... Meer

How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster

Engels | Paperback | 2014

On January 12, 2010, the deadliest earthquake in the history of the Western Hemisphere struck the nation least prepared to handle... Meer

Why The Poorest Countries Are Failing And What Can Be Done About It

Engels | Hardcover | 2007

In this elegant and impassioned synthesis from one of the world's leading experts on Africa and poverty, economist Paul Collier... Meer

The Story of Aid and War in Modern Times

Engels | Paperback | 2011

From Rwanda to Afghanistan, from Sudan to Iraq, this brilliantly written and at times blackly funny work of reportage shows how... Meer

The 50/50 Threat to Humanity's Survival

Engels | Paperback | 2004

World authority on astrophysics, Sir Martin Rees, takes us on a journey through all the things which could wipe out mankind in the... Meer

Challenges of the New Aid Architecture

Engels | Hardcover | 2013

Development cooperation is a comparatively new concept in international relations. The aims of and motives for development... Meer

Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response

Engels | Other binding | 2011

The Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards will not of course stop humanitarian crises from happening, nor can they prevent... Meer

The Development Revolution from the Global South

Engels | Paperback | 2010

Amid all the complicated economic theories about the causes and solutions to poverty, one idea is so basic it seems radical: just... Meer

The MSF Experience

Engels | Paperback | 2011

From international NGOs to UN agencies, from donors to observers of humanitarianism, opinion is unanimous: in a context of the... Meer

Pagina: