Health, Human Rights, and Humanitarian

1. How should humans respond to the myriad disasters and catastrophes world-wide (natural and man-made)

2. Who should fund?

3. Who should organize/manage?

4. Specify which organization would be best suited to this challenge and provide a specific rationale including examples of their previous successes.

Text: Breakey, S., Corless, I., Meedzan, N. and Micholas, P. Editors (2015). Global Health Nursing in the 21st Century. Springer Publishing Company. ISBN: 978-0-8261-1872-1

4. Pietropaolo, M. G. (2013). Humanitarian assistance from the standpoint of the human rights of the disaster-affected individuals: Present and future perspectives. Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. Retrieved from
5. International Council of Nurses (2010). Promoting health advocacy guide for health professionals. World Health Communication Associates. Somerset, United Kingdom  Retrieved from

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