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Recording from Geneva and Washington, this is ‘Rethinking Humanitarianism’, a limited podcast series co-hosted by The New Humanitarian and the Center for Global Development, exploring the future of crisis response.

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Recording from Geneva and Washington, this is ‘Rethinking Humanitarianism’, a limited podcast series co-hosted by The New Humanitarian and the Center for Global Development, exploring the future of crisis response.

    RH Episode 1 | COVID-19 and BLM: A new era for aid?

    RH Episode 1 | COVID-19 and BLM: A new era for aid?

    In this episode, we ask whether COVID-19 is a wake-up call to rethink humanitarianism. Join hosts Heba Aly, director of The New Humanitarian, and Jeremy Konyndyk, senior policy fellow at the Center for Global Development, as they explore what change is possible, and what has been achieved.

    We are pleased to pick the brains of Danny Sriskandarajah, chief executive of Oxfam Great Britain, who will help us frame current events and pick apart what change in the aid sector might look like.

    • 42 min
    Introducing Rethinking Humanitarianism

    Introducing Rethinking Humanitarianism

    Rethinking Humanitarianism is a new podcast series from The New Humanitarian and the Center for Global Development. Join hosts Heba Aly and Jeremy Konyndyk as they explore the future of humanitarian aid at a critical time of transformation.

    New episodes every fortnight from Wednesday 21 October.

    • 3 min
    Jessica Alexander talks to the Rethinking Development Podcast

    Jessica Alexander talks to the Rethinking Development Podcast

    Tune in to the Rethinking Development podcast's new episode with The New Humanitarian. In conversation with Jessica Alexander, the editor of The New Humanitarian's #RethinkingHumanitarianism series.  

    • 40 min
    When the West falls into crisis

    When the West falls into crisis

    The globalisation of vulnerability – made clear by the coronavirus pandemic and a global anti-racism movement – is putting into question traditional conceptions of humanitarian aid too.

    Will this historic moment force a rethink of international solidarity?

    Featuring Candace Rondeaux, Uzodinma Iweala, Angela Bruce-Raeburn, Abby Maxman, Patrick Gathara, Degan Ali, Aarathi Krishnan. Moderated by Heba Aly.

    • 1 hr 58 min
    How will COVID-19 impact crisis zones?

    How will COVID-19 impact crisis zones?

    Aid agencies are scrambling to adapt as the COVID-19 pandemic is felt throughout the world. The New Humanitarian's Senior Editor Ben Parker discusses some of the most pressing issues with leading experts and practitioners from across the humanitarian sector. Guests: Jeremy Konyndyk, Virginie Lefèvre, Suze van Meegen, and Karl Blanchet.

    • 57 min
    Cameroon's separatist militia

    Cameroon's separatist militia

    The New Humanitarian brings you an inside look at the conflicts and natural disasters that leave millions of people in need each year, and the policies and people who respond to them. Join our journalists in the aid policy hub of Geneva and in global hotspots to unpack the stories that are disrupting and shaping lives around the world.

    • 21 min

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