Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: crisis situations x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Achieving Comprehensive and Proactive Refugee Policy

Arthur C. Helton

in The Price of Indifference: Refugees and Humanitarian Action in the New Century

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250318
eISBN:
9780191599477
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250316.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The primary international organization involved with refugees is the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), which was established in 1950 to protect and assist refugees and supervise ... More


Conclusion

Ray Brescia and Eric K. Stern

in Crisis Lawyering: Effective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801701
eISBN:
9781479801725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801701.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

In this concluding chapter, coeditors Brescia and Stern summarize the work in previous chapters to conclude that crisis lawyering requires a particular set of skills and approaches, more than a ... More


Big (Crisis) Data: Humanitarian Fact-Finding with Advanced Computing

Patrick Meier

in The Transformation of Human Rights Fact-Finding

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190239480
eISBN:
9780190239527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190239480.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The purpose of this chapter is threefold: to (1) outline the challenges that big data pose for the humanitarian community, (2) highlight innovative responses to these problems, and (3) articulate the ... More


Critical care

Daniel Nethercott and Maire Shelly

in Handbook of Communication in Anaesthesia & Critical Care: A Practical Guide to Exploring the Art

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199577286
eISBN:
9780191917912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199577286.003.0019
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Anesthesiology

It is well recognized that errors of communication are associated with causing harm to patients on the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). By means of presenting a patient-based narrative, this chapter ... More


View: