16 May 2014

Africa: Is Humanitarian Aid Working?

interview

Kenyan journalist Charles Onyango-Obbo describes how humanitarian organizations should harness local community responses rather than setting up large, isolated camps for refugees and internally displaced people.

He advises humanitarian organizations to improve their communication in order to mobilize support from communities and the public.

See video.

"In conversation with" is a video series featuring diverse views on how to meet the humanitarian challenges of the 21st century. The views expressed do not necessarily represent those of the ICRC.

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