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The geopolitics of hunger, 2000-2001 : hunger and power, Action Against Hunger

The geopolitics of hunger, 2000-2001 : hunger and power
The geopolitics of hunger, 2000-2001
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hunger and power
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Action Against Hunger
Widespread hunger continues to exist at the turn of the century, despite the efforts of scores of international relief organizations. Why? The authors of The Geopolitics of Hunger, 2000-2001 draw on both research and their first-hand experience to explore the use of hunger as a weapon in food crises around the world. They also discuss strategies to counter inequitable food distribution in complex, manipulative situations and review political approaches to combating hunger and attaining food justice
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The geopolitics of hunger, 2000-2001 : hunger and power, Action Against Hunger
The geopolitics of hunger, 2000-2001 : hunger and power, Action Against Hunger
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Sierra Leone : food at the heart of the conflict / Pascal Lefort -- Congo-Brazzaville : a civilian population held hostage to militias / Pascal Lefort -- The Great Lakes : avoiding an ethnic reading / Jean-Francois Vidal -- Somalia : a country without a state, a conflict without end / Michel Anglade -- Somalia : a difficult reconstruction / Roland Marchal -- The conflict in Abkhazia / Manuel Sanchez-Montero -- Tajikistan : what role for nongovernmental organizations? / Jean-Michel Grand, Chris Leather, and Frances Mason. Columbia : a people displaced by violence / Pablo Alcade Subias -- Guatemala : inequality and food security / Carmelo Gallardo -- Nicaragua : no way out of rural poverty? / Jorge Pereiro Pinon -- Honduras : supplying water to victims of Hurricane Mitch / Eric Drouart -- The tragedy of Kosovo / Frances Mason and Kathryn Ogden -- A survey of Kosovar refugees in Macedonia, May-June 1999 / Michael Brewin -- Are there still "natural" famines? / Sylvie Brunel -- Humanitarian action in North Korea : ostrich politics / Christophe Reltien. Lessons from the Kosovo tragedy / Sylvie Brunel -- A code of "good" conduct? / Daniel Puillet-Breton -- Standards and quality assurance / Pierre Perrin -- Humanitarianism : a changing concept / Jean-Luc Bodin -- Security : a key component of humanitarian action / Pierre Gallien -- Humanitarianism and the international criminal justice system : abandoning neutrality and impartiality? / Carole Dubrulle -- Combating man-made famine : legal instruments / Marie-Josée Domestici-Met -- Why embargoes? / Romain Coti and Anne-Laure Wipff. The birth of responsible humanitarianism / Sylvie Brunel -- Feeding ten billion people? / Sylvie Brunel -- Increasing productive capacity : a global imperative / Sylvie Brunel -- Overcoming rural poverty : the lessons of Asia / Gilbert Etienne -- The role of nutrition in public health / Claudine Prudhon -- Is food aid to Russia necessary? / Alain Giroux -- Food aid to Russia : welcome or unwelcome? / Jonathan Littell -- Hunger in the United States / Trudy Lieberman -- Food aid and grain / José Bidegain and Astrid Filliol. The Lomé Conventions and food security / Jean-Jacques Gabas -- Twenty years of struggle against hunger : from voluntarism to the reality principle / Sylvie Brunel
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1 online resource (xiv, 354 pages)
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