TITLE

Elephants in the humanitarian room

AUTHOR(S)
Morris, Tim
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Forced Migration Review;Dec2007, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses the concern of those within the humanitarian community at the speed of roll-out of the Cluster Approach. Some within the community worry about the Cluster Approach proving to be overly labour intensive. Also, some donors are worried at the cost of the clusters and unwillingness of lead agencies to absorb them from their own budget. A United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) evaluation of the Cluster Approach suggested that it is too early for the Cluster Approach to become the standard response mechanism.
ACCESSION #
27653433

 

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