Articles & Reports

Negotiating Humanitarian Access: Guidance for Humanitarian Negotiators

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 13 July, 2017

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Publisher: Conflict Dynamics International

Author(s): Joe Belliveau and Simar Singh

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En français Négociation de l'accès humanitaire: Directives destinées aux négociateurs humanitaires

Humanitarian Engagement with Non-state Armed Groups

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: April, 2016

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Publisher: The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House

Author(s): Andrew MacLeod, Claudia Hofmann, Ben Saul, Joshua Webb and Charu Lata Hogg

Editor(s): The Royal Institute of International Affairs

Towards a Principled Approach to Engagement with Non-state Armed Groups for Humanitarian Purposes

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Date published: January, 2016

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Publisher: The Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House

Author(s): Michael Keating, Patricia Lewis

Humanitarian Negotiation: Key Challenges and Lessons Learned in an Emerging Field

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Date published: April, 2015

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Publisher: Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)

Author(s): Rob Grace

International and local/diaspora actors in the Syria response

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: March, 2015

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute.

Author(s): Eva Svoboda and Sara Pantuliano

Aid and the Islamic State

Resource type: Case Studies

Date published: December, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group and IRIN News

Author(s): Eva Svoboda, Louise Redvers

Talking to the Taliban, again

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 20 November, 2014

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Publisher: IRIN

Author(s): Joe Dyke

Counter-terrorism laws and regulations: What aid agencies need to know

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: November, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Jessica Burniske, with Naz Modirzadeh and Dustin Lewis

Looking back to look ahead? Reviewing key lessons from Operation Lifeline Sudan and past humanitarian operations in South Sudan

Resource type: Case Studies

Date published: 14 October, 2014

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Publisher: Feinstein International Center

Author(s): Daniel Maxwell, Martina Santschi and Rachel Gordon

Negotiating perceptions: Al-Shabaab and Taliban views of aid agencies

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 1 August, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

From the Spanish civil war to Afghanistan: Historical and contemporary reflections on humanitarian engagement with non-state armed groups

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Date published: May, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group

Author(s): Ashley Jackson and Eleanor Davey

Humanitarian negotiations: Constraints on humanitarian space and the challenges of compliance with IHL

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 27 April, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Antonio Galli

Podcast: "Humanitarian Diplomacy at the Crossroads: On the Role of Independent and Neutral Relief Action in Syria and the Middle East"

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 25 April, 2014

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Publisher: Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Islamic law and the rules of war

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Date published: 24 April, 2014

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Publisher: IRIN News

Author(s): Heba Aly

Jihadi jurisprudence? Militant interpretations of Islamic rules of war

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Date published: 24 April, 2014

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Publisher: IRIN News

Author(s): Heba Aly

Can Islamic law be an answer for humanitarians?

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Date published: 24 April, 2014

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Publisher: IRIN News

Author(s): Heba Aly

Rough guide to Islamic rules of war

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Date published: 24 April, 2014

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Publisher: IRIN News

The interaction between humanitarian and military actors: Where do we go from here?

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: April, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute.

Author(s): Eva Svoboda

Humanitarian negotiations with armed non-state actors: key lessons from Afghanistan, Sudan and Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: March, 2014

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Policy Brief 55

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

ICRC’s conference on Humanitarian dialogue with Non-State Armed Groups: The impact of geopolitical challenges

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Date published: 25 February, 2014

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Publisher: international Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

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A podcast of the conference can be heard here.

Humanitarian law & policy in 2014: Humanitarian space - Expected trends, developments and resources

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 13 February, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

Author(s): Antonio Galli

Negotiating humanitarian access: Between a rock and a hard place

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 11 February, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Soledad Herrero

Humanitarian negotiations: Best practice and resources for negotiating humanitarian access

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 11 February, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Antonio Galli

Condemned to resist

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 10 February, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Sophie Delaunay, Andres Romero, and Mary Vonckx

Geneva: Peace for Syria may be elusive, but humanitarian access need not be

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 17 January, 2014

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Publisher: Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Author(s): Eva Svoboda

Violence in urban settings: A call for action to humanitarian organizations

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Date published: 13 January, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Elena Lucchi

Humanitarian actors' struggle for access, impartiality, and engagement with armed non-state actors in Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 5 January, 2014

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Marco Rotelli

A deadly dilemma: how Al-Shabaab came to dictate the terms of humanitarian aid in Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 11 December, 2013

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Publisher: Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

Humanitarian negotiations: Syria, Sudan, cross-border operations, and armed non-state actors

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 10 December, 2013

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Antonio Galli

Talking to the other side: Humanitarian negotiations with Al-Shabaab in Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Working Papers

Author(s): Ashley Jackson and Abdi Aynte

The growing role of regional organisations in humanitarian action

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Policy Brief 54

Author(s): Steven A. Zyck

Al-Shabaab engagement with aid agencies

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Policy Brief 53

Author(s): Ashley Jackson and Abdi Aynte

The Syrian Crisis: Humanitarian access, funding, and protection of civilians

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 28 November, 2013

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Lucio Melandri

Humanitarian negotiations: Developments and resources

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 6 November, 2013

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Antonio Galli

When are states and armed groups obliged to accept humanitarian assistance?

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 5 November, 2013

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Marco Sassòli

Aid delivery in Afghanistan: Are military forces really responsible for the deterioration of humanitarian space?

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 4 November, 2013

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Publisher: Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection (PHAP)

Author(s): Laurent Saillard

Ethical and legal perspectives on cross-border humanitarian operations

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Date published: November, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 59

Author(s): Hugo Slim and Emanuela-Chiara Gillard

Humanitarianism besieged

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: November, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 59

Author(s): Ben Parker

Cities in conflict: the lessons of Syria

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Date published: November, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 59

Author(s): François Grünewald

Non-state actors and individuals - Clingendael 2013 Strategic Monitor

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: November, 2013

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Publisher: Clingendael Institute

Editor(s): Jan Rood and Rosa Dinnissen

We've been here before: the struggle for access in Sudan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 15 October, 2013

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Publisher: Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

Author(s): Irina Mosel

Engaging with Armed Non-State Actors in the Broader Middle East on the Protection of Civilians

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: October, 2013

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Publisher: Permanent Peace Movement, Geneva Call

Talking to the ‘other side’: humanitarian engagement with armed non-state actors in Darfur, Sudan, 2003-2012

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: August, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Working Papers

Author(s): Jonathan Loeb

Talking to the ‘other side’: Humanitarian negotiations in Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile, Sudan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: August, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Working Papers

Author(s): Irina Mosel and Ashley Jackson

Humanitarian Engagement in Contemporary Complex Emergencies

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: August, 2013

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Publisher: International Peace Institute

Taliban policy and perceptions towards aid agencies in Afghanistan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

Humanitarian negotiations in Afghanistan: WFP’s experience

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Harry Johnstone

Engaging armed non-state actors on humanitarian norms: reflections on Geneva Call’s experience

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Pascal Bongard

Rebels with a cause? The role of armed non-state actors in the protection of civilians

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Stuart Casey-Maslen

Preserving the integrity of humanitarian negotiations

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Gerard Mc Hugh and Simar Singh

Counter-terrorism and humanitarian action

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Kate Mackintosh and Ingrid Macdonald

The disappearance of cross-line aid in Darfur, Sudan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Jonathan Loeb

Negotiating humanitarian access with Hamas in Gaza

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Antonio Galli

Study of the Impact of Donor Counter-Terrorism Measures on Principled Humanitarian Action

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2013

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Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council; UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Author(s): Kate Mackintosh and Patrick Duplat

Editor(s): Tim Morris

Sudan’s Spreading Conflict (II): War in Blue Nile

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 18 June, 2013

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Publisher: International Crisis Group, ICG, Africa Report No. 204

Humanitarian Assistance and the Conundrum of Consent: A Legal Perspective

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 5 June, 2013

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Publisher: Amsterdam Law Forum Vol. 5, No. 2 (2013)

Author(s): Cedric Ryngaert

Cross-border Humanitarian Aid in Syria Has Legal Basis But Few Precedents

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 10 May, 2013

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Publisher: Global Observatory

Author(s): Jérémie Labbé and Tilman Rodenhauser

Humanitarian access in South Sudan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: May, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 57

Author(s): Nicki Bennett

Sudan’s Spreading Conflict (I): War in South Kordofan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 14 February, 2013

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Publisher: International Crisis Group, ICG, Africa Report No. 198

Author(s): ICG

For Humanitarian Workers, the Taliban Is a Key to Access in Afghanistan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 1 February, 2013

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Publisher: Global Observatory

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

Humanitarian Interventions in Situations of Urban Violence

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 2013

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Publisher: The Active Learning Network for Accountability and Performance in Humanitarian Action (ALNAP) Lessons Paper

Author(s): Elena Lucchi

Talking tactics: Kismayo, Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Jessica Hatcher

Working it out on the ground: coordination between UNAMID Police and humanitarian actors in Darfur

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Michael Fryer

Building consensus within the humanitarian community: lessons learned from the revision process for the IASC guidelines on the use of military and armed escorts

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Jules L. Frost

Humanitarian civil-military coordination in the occupied Palestinian territory

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Ruben Stewart and Ana Zaidenwerg

Civil-military relations and the US armed forces

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Jenny McAvoy and Joel R. Chamy

Civil-military coordination: the state of the debate

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Simone Haysom

The CIMIC Centre of Excellence: improving cross-organisational perspectives on civil-military interaction

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2013

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 56

Author(s): Heiko Herkel

Talking to the Taliban

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 12 December, 2012

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Publisher: Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

Talking to the other side: humanitarian engagement with the Taliban in Afghanistan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Working Papers

Author(s): Ashley Jackson and Antonio Giustozzi

Dangerous Liaisons? A historical review of UNHCR's engagement with non-state armed actors

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2012

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Publisher: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Policy Development and Evaluation Service

Author(s): Sean Keogh and Yvonne Ruijters

Engagement with Non-State Actors in Fragile States: Narrowing Definitions, Broadening Scope

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2012

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Publisher: Conflict Research Unit, The Clingendael Institute

Author(s): Rosan Smits and Deborah Wright

Principled Humanitarian Action: What does it mean today?

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 5 November, 2012

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Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council - Roundtable Summary Report

Tools for the job: Supporting Principled Humanitarian Action

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: October, 2012

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Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council and Humanitarian Policy Group of the Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Ingrid Macdonald and Angela Valenza

Reasoning with Rebels: International NGOs' Approaches to Engaging Armed Groups

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: September, 2012

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Publisher: Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, German Institute for International and Security Affairs

Author(s): Claudia Hofmann

Annual Report 2011–2012

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: September, 2012

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Publisher: Overseas Development Institute, ODI

Author(s): Humanitarian Policy Group, HPG

Addressing the critical humanitarian situation in northern Mali

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Date published: September, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 55

Author(s): Jean-Nicolas Marti

Humanitarian space in India: why humanitarian agencies do not respond adequately to needs generated by internal armed conflict

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: September, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 55

Author(s): Viren Falcao

The State of the Humanitarian System 2012 Edition

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2012

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Publisher: ALNAP

Author(s): Glyn Taylor, Abby Stoddard, Adele Harmer, Katherine Haver, Paul Harvey, Kathryn Barber, Lisa Schreter, Constance Wilhelm

Countering Terror in Humanitarian Crises: The Challenges of Delivering Aid to Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 30 June, 2012

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Publisher: Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research, Harvard University

Author(s): Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research

Evaluation and review of humanitarian access strategies in DG ECHO funded interventions

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 29 June, 2012

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Publisher: European Commission and Global Public Policy Institute

Author(s): Julia Steets, Urban Reichhold, Elias Sagmeister

Peace Building and Humanitarian Engagement (Humanitarian Assistance Webcast 9)

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 12 June, 2012

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Publisher: Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Action (ATHA)

Analysis: Principles or pragmatism? Negotiating access in Syria

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 8 June, 2012

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Publisher: Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)

Talking to the other side: Humanitarian engagement with armed non-state actors

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: June, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group

Author(s): Ashley Jackson

Safeguarding Humanitarianism in Armed Conflict: A Call for Reconciling International Legal Obligations and Counterterrorism Measures in the United States

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: June, 2012

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Publisher: Charity & Security Network

Author(s): Kay Guinane, Karen Siciliano Lucas, Elizabeth Holland

Humanitarian crisis in South Kordofan: the need for a political solution

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: May, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Briefing Note

Mali: Negotiating humanitarian access in the north

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Date published: 1 May, 2012

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Publisher: Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN)

Trends and challenges in humanitarian civil–military coordination

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Date published: May, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute.

Author(s): Victoria Metcalfe, Simone Haysom and Stuart Gordon

Humanitarian space in Somalia: a scarce commodity

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: April, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Working Paper

Author(s): Laura Hammond and Hannah Vaughan-Lee

Engaging Nonstate Armed Groups on the Protection of Children: Towards Strategic Complementarity

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Date published: April, 2012

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Publisher: International Peace Institute

Author(s): Jérémie Labbé

Webcast: At Any Price? Negotiating Access to Crisis Zones

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Date published: April, 2012

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Publisher: International Peace Institute, Doctors Without Borders USA

Humanitarian space: trends and issues

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Date published: April, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Policy Brief 46

Author(s): Sarah Collinson and Samir Elhawary

Summary of expert meeting: "Mediation and engaging with proscribed armed groups"

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 29 March, 2012

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources; Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue; Center on Global Counterterrorism Cooperation

Military and humanitarian cooperation in air operations in Haiti

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Date published: March, 2012

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 53

Author(s): Michael C. Whiting

Negotiating Humanitarian Access: How far to Compromise to Deliver Aid

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 26 January, 2012

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Publisher: The Brookings Institution

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The full video archive for the event can be found here.

Regulating Armed Groups from Within: A Typology

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2012

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Publisher: Small Arms Survey Research Notes, Number 13

Meeting The Challenges of Crisis States

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 2012

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Publisher: Crisis States Research Centre

Author(s): James Putzel and Jonathan Di John

UN Integration and Humanitarian Space: An Independent Study Commissioned by the UN Integration Steering Group

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: December, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group and Stimson Center

Author(s): Victoria Metcalfe, Alison Giffen and Samir Elhawary

Unitended Roadblocks: How U.S. Terrorism Restrictions Make It Harder to Save Lives

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: November, 2011

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Publisher: Center for American Progress

Author(s): Sarah Margon

Rules of Engagement: Protecting Civilians through Dialogue with Armed Non-State Actors

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Date published: October, 2011

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Publisher: Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights

Author(s): Annyssa Bellal and Stuart Casey-Maslen

Counter-terrorism and humanitarian action: Tensions, impact and ways forward

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: October, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group Policy Brief 43

Author(s): Sara Pantuliano, Kate Mackintosh, Samir Elhawary and Victoria Metcalfe

Engaging non-state armed actors in state- and peace-building: options and strategies

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: September, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross, Volume 93, Number 883

Author(s): Claudia Hofmann and Ulrich Schneckener

Humanitarian engagement under counter-terrorism: a conflict of norms and the emerging policy landscape

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Date published: September, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross, Volume 93, Number 883

Author(s): Naz K. Modirzadeh, Dustin A. Lewis, Claude Bruderlein

Detention by armed groups: overcoming challenges to humanitarian action

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Date published: September, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross, Volume 93, Number 883

Author(s): David Tuck

Monitoring armed non-state actor compliance with humanitarian norms: a look at international mechanisms and the Geneva Call Deed of Commitment

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Date published: September, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross Volume 93, Number 883

Author(s): Pascal Bongard and Jonathan Somer

Peacebuilding and Linkages with Humanitarian Action: Key Emerging Trends and Challenges

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: August, 2011

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Publisher: OCHA Occasional Policy Briefing Series - No. 7

Restricting aid: access and movement constraints in the Occupied Palestinian Territories

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: July, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 51

Author(s): AIDA

The humanitarian challenge in the Middle East

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Date published: July, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 51

Author(s): Abdul Haq Amiri

MSF in the Middle East: a challenging context

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Date published: July, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 51

Author(s): Caroline Abu-Sada

Reasons why armed groups choose to respect international humanitarian law or not

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Date published: June, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross Volume 93, Number 882

Author(s): Olivier Bangerter

Armed non-State actors and the protection of internally displaced people

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Date published: June, 2011

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Publisher: Geneva Call and IDMC

Humanitarian Engagement with Nonstate Armed Groups: Enhancing the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: International Peace Institute

Talking to armed groups

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Olivier Bangerter

Towards engagement, compliance and accountability

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Annyssa Bellal, Gilles Giacca and Stuart Casey-Maslen

Engaging armed non-state actors in mechanisms for protection

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Pauline Lacroix, Pascal Bongard and Chris Rush

Al-Shabaab's responsibility to protect civilians in Somalia

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Allehone Mulugeta Abebe

The Kampala Convention and obligations of armed groups

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Katinka Ridderbos

Dealing with non-state armed groups and displacement: a state perspective

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review 37

Author(s): Espen Barth Eide

International law and armed non-state actors in Afghanistan

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Date published: March, 2011

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross

Author(s): Annyssa Bellal, Gilles Giacca, and Stuart Casey-Maslen

Seeking Compromise? Mediation Through the Eyes of Conflict Parties

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Date published: 2011

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Publisher: Barbara Budrich Publishers

Author(s): Hans J. Giessmann and Oliver Wils

Editor(s): B. Austin, M. Fischer, H.J. Giessmann

Humanitarian Action under Scrutiny: Criminalizing Humanitarian Engagement

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: February, 2011

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Publisher: The Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at Harvard University

To Stay and Deliver: Good Practice for Humanitarians in Complex Security Environments

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Date published: February, 2011

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Publisher: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)

Humanitarian action in Afghanistan: an uphill battle

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Date published: February, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 49

Author(s): Antonio Donini

Southern Afghanistan: acceptance still works

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Date published: February, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 49

Author(s): Nigel Pont

Aide Memoire - For the consideration of issues pertaining to the protection of civilians in armed conflict

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 2011

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Symbol and paragraph: 4th Edition

Publisher: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Talking to Groups That Use Terror

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 2011

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Publisher: United States Institute of Peace

Editor(s): Nigel Quinney and A. Heather Coyne

Re-envisaging the International Law of Internal Armed Conflict

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 2011

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Publisher: The European Journal of International Law Vol. 22 no. 1

Author(s): Sandesh Sivakumaran

Securing access through acceptance in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: January, 2011

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 49

Author(s): Ingrid Macdonald

The ICRC and weapon bearers

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: 29 October, 2010

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Engaging with armed groups: Dilemmas & options for mediators

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Date published: October, 2010

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Publisher: Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Author(s): Teresa Whitfield

Non-Paper on Policy Issues Affecting UNICEF Humanitarian Action in Complex Threat Environments

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Date published: October, 2010

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Publisher: UNICEF's Office of Emergency Programmes (EMOPS)

State-building, Counterterrorism, and Licensing Humanitarianism in Somalia

Resource type: Articles & Reports

Date published: September, 2010

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Publisher: Feinstein International Center

Author(s): Mark Bradbury

Expert Seminar: Engagement with Non-State Armed Groups in Peace Processes

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Date published: September, 2010

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Publisher: German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, German Federal College for Security Studies, GTZ

Territorial Gangs and Their Consequences for Humanitarian Players

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Date published: June, 2010

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross

Author(s): Olivier Bangerter

International Humanitarian Norms & Principles: Guidance Materials

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Date published: January, 2010

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Publisher: Inter-Agency Standing Committee

Taking Armed Groups Seriously: Ways to Improve their Compliance with International Humanitarian Law

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Date published: 2010

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Publisher: International Humanitarian Legal Studies 1 (2010) 5-51

Author(s): Marco Sassòli

Military participation in humanitarian action: reflections on the Colombia case

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Date published: December, 2009

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 45

Author(s): Francisco Rey Marcos

Analysis of normative developments in humanitarian resolutions since the adoption of General Assembly resolution 46/182

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Date published: July, 2009

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Publisher: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs' Policy Development and Studies Branch

Author(s): Edward Tsui

Aid and access in Sri Lanka

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Date published: June, 2009

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 43

Author(s): Nimmi Gowrinathan and Zachariah Mampilly

Interpretive Guidance on the Notion of Direct Participation in Hostilities Under International Humanitarian Law

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Date published: May, 2009

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross

Author(s): Nils Melzer

Choosing to engage: armed groups and peace processes

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Date published: 2009

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Author(s): Accord Policy Brief

Women in Armed Opposition Groups Speak on War, Protection and Obligations under International Humanitarian and Human Rights Law

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Date published: December, 2008

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Publisher: Geneva Call

Author(s): Dyan Mazurana

Negotiating humanitarian access to cyclone-affected areas of Myanmar: a review

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Date published: December, 2008

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 41

Author(s): Julie Belanger and Richard Horsey

Does humanitarian space exist in Chad?

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Date published: December, 2008

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 41

Author(s): Helle Garro

Exploring Criteria & Conditions for Engaging Armed Non-State Actors to Respect Humanitarian Law & Human Rights Law

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Date published: November, 2008

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Publisher: Geneva Call, the Program for the Study of International Organization(s), the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

Guidelines for UN and other Humanitarian Organizations on Interacting with Military, Non-State Armed Actors and Other Security Actors in Iraq

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Date published: August, 2008

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Publisher: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

Armed groups, sanctions and the implementation of international humanitarian law

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Date published: June, 2008

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross Volume 90, Number 870

Author(s): Anne-Marie La Rosa and Carolin Wuerzner

Dealing with the Devil? Humanitarian Negotiations with Armed Non-State Actors: The Case of Colombia

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Date published: 26 March, 2008

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Publisher: Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Author(s): Ann-Kristin Sjöberg

Increasing Respect for International Humanitarian Law in Non-International Armed Conflicts

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Date published: February, 2008

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross

Author(s): Michelle Mack

`We Don't Negotiate with Terrorists!': Legitimacy and Complexity in Terrorist Conflicts

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Date published: 2008

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Publisher: Security Dialogue 39 (4)

Author(s): Harmonie Toros

Negotiating in Practice What is Non-Negotiable in Principle: Development Policy and Armed Non-State Actors

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Date published: August, 2007

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Publisher: German Development Institute

Author(s): Noel Stott

Human rights obligations of non-state actors in conflict situations

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Date published: September, 2006

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross Volume 88, Number 863

Author(s): Andrew Clapham

Humanitarian action in the new security environment: policy and operational implications in Afghanistan

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Date published: September, 2006

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group

Author(s): Farahnaz Karim

Humanitarian action in the new security environment: Policy and operational implications in Somalia and Somaliland

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Date published: September, 2006

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Joakim Gundel

Proactive Presence: Field strategies for civilian protection

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Date published: 2006

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Publisher: Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Author(s): Liam Mahony

The Role of Post-Intervention Security in Peace and Relief Mission Negotiations: Responding to Local Populations

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Date published: 2006

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Author(s): Victoria Edwards

Negotiating Justice? Human rights and peace agreements

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Date published: 2006

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Publisher: International Council on Human Rights Policy

Getting non-state actors to protect IDPs

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Date published: October, 2005

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Publisher: Forced Migration Review Issue 24, IDP Supplement

Author(s): Greta Zeender

Emergency Field Handbook: A Guide for UNICEF Staff

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Date published: July, 2005

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Publisher: UNICEF

Engaging Armed Groups - the practical challenges: negotiation support

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Date published: 27 June, 2005

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Publisher: HD Centre

Author(s): David Gorman and Andre Le Sage

Humanitarian engagement with non-state armed actors: The paramenters of negotiated access

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Date published: June, 2005

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network at Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Max P. Glaser

Humanitarian engagement with non-state armed actors: The parameters of negotiated access

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Date published: June, 2005

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network at the Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Max P. Glaser

Asymmetrical warfare from the perspective of humanitaian law and humanitarian action

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Date published: March, 2005

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross Volume 87, Number 857

Author(s): Toni Pfanner

Study on customary international humanitarian law: A contribution to the understanding and respect for the rule of law in armed conflict

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Date published: March, 2005

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Publisher: International Review of the Red Cross

Author(s): Jean-Marie Henckaerts

Operation Lifeline Sudan: war, peace and relief in southern Sudan

Resource type: Negotiated Agreements

Date published: 2005

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Author(s): Lam Akol

Vive la différence? Huamnitarian and political approaches to engaging armed groups

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Date published: 2005

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Author(s): David Petrasek

Engaging armed hgroups: the challenge of asymmetries

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Date published: 2005

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Author(s): Liz Philipson

Understanding armed groups

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Date published: 2005

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Author(s): Sue Williams and Robert Ricigliano

Towards a Common Security Framework: Securing Access and Managing Risks in Hazardous Missions

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Date published: November, 2004

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Publisher: Harvard Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research

Author(s): Claude Bruderlein

The Roots of Behavior in War: A Survey of the Literature

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Date published: October, 2004

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross

Author(s): Jean-Jacques Frésard

Engaging Non-State Armed Groups in Humanitarian Action: State Actor and Non-Governmental Approaches

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Date published: August, 2004

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Publisher: German Development Institute

Author(s): Claudia Hofmann

What the Fighters Say: A Survey of Ex-Combatants in Sierra Leone

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Date published: July, 2004

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Publisher: Columbia University, Stanford University, and PRIDE

Author(s): Macartan Humphreys and Jeremy M. Weinstein

Profile of Internal Displacement: Sudan

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Date published: 19 May, 2004

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Publisher: Norwegian Refugee Council/Global IDP Project

Author(s): Global IDP Database

Operational interaction between UN humanitarian agencies and belligerent forces

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Date published: March, 2004

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Publisher: Humanitarian Practice Network

Author(s): Greg Hansen

The roots of behavior in war: Understanding and preventing IHL violations

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Date published: March, 2004

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross

Author(s): Daniel Muñoz-Rojas and Jean-Jacques Frésard

Dealing with Hamas

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Date published: 26 January, 2004

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Publisher: International Crisis Group

Keeping the Promise of Protection: Holding Armed Groups to the Same Standard as States

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Date published: 15 January, 2004

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Publisher: The Armed Groups Project, University of British Columbia

Author(s): David Capie and Pablo Policzer

Engaging armed groups in peace processes: Joint analysis workshop report

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Date published: 2004

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Publisher: Conciliation Resources

Culture as Context, Culture as Communication: Considerations for Humanitarian Negotiators

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Date published: 2004

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Publisher: 9 Harvard Negotiation Law Review No. 391

Author(s): Kevin Avruch

Improving Compliance with International Humanitarian Law

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Date published: October, 2003

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Publisher: International Committee of the Red Cross

Humanitarian engagement with armed groups: The Central Asian Islamic opposition movements

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Date published: February, 2003

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Publisher: Henry Dunant Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Humanitarian engagement with armed groups: The Central Asian Islamic opposition movements

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Date published: February, 2003

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Publisher: The Henry Dunant Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Politics and Humanitarianism: Coherence in crisis?

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Date published: February, 2003

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Publisher: The Henry Dunant Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Negotiated Access: Humanitarian Engagement with Armed Nonstate Actors

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Date published: 2003

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Publisher: Carr Center for Human Rights Policy

Author(s): Max P. Glaser

Marketing Humanitarian Space: Argument and Method in Humanitarian Persuasion

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Date published: 2003

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Publisher: Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Author(s): Hugo Slim

Relevance of International Humanitarian Law to Non-State Actors

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Date published: 2003

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Publisher: College of Europe and International Committee of the Red Cross

Colombia: Beyond Negotiation International Humanitarian Law and its Application to the Conduct of the FARC-EP

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Date published: 1 August, 2001

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Publisher: Human Rights Watch, Vol.13, Issue 3B

Author(s): Human Rights Watch

Humanitarian Negotiation: Observations from Recent Experience

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Date published: 22 February, 2001

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Publisher: Harvard Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research

Author(s): Daniel Toole

Engaging Non-State Actors in a Landmine Ban: a pioneering conference

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Date published: 2001

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Publisher: Conference Organizers

Negotiating humanitarian access in Angola: 1990-2000

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Date published: June, 2000

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Publisher: UNHCR Working Paper

Author(s): Anna Richardson

The role of non-state actors in building human security: The case of armed groups in intra-state wars

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Date published: May, 2000

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Publisher: Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Author(s): Claude Bruderlein

The 'Agreement on Ground Rules' in South Sudan

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Date published: March, 2000

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Publisher: Humanitarian Policy Group

Author(s): Mark Bradbury, Nicholas Leader and Kate Mackintosh

Access to safety? Negotiating protection in a Central Asian emergency

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Date published: February, 2000

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Publisher: UNHCR Working Paper No. 17

Author(s): Arafat Jamal

Ends & means: human rights approaches to armed groups

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Date published: 2000

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Publisher: International Council on Human Rights Policy

The humanitarian operation in Bosnia, 1992-95: dilemmas of negotiating humanitarian access

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Date published: May, 1999

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Publisher: UNHCR Centre for Documentation and Research

Author(s): Mark Cutts

War Without Quarter: Colombia and International Humanitarian Law

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Date published: October, 1998

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Publisher: Human Rights Watch

Promoting humanitarian principles: the southern Sudan experience

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Date published: May, 1997

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Publisher: RRN Paper, Overseas Development Institute

Author(s): Iain Levine

Conflict and Humanitarian Action. Report of a Conference at Princeton University

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Date published: 23 October, 1993

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Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Author(s): Doyle, M.W.; Johnstone, I.