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Published: July 7, 2014

Humanitarian action in fragile contexts: new actors in the humanitarian space

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Humanitarian Action in Fragile Contexts: New Actors in the Humanitarian Space

will take place today (Tuesday 8 July)

from 17:30 to 19:00

at King’s College London, Nash Lecture Theatre (Room K 2.31), Strand Campus, WC2R 2LS

Refreshments will not be provided at the venue but we will continue the conversation at Tom’s Kitchen Terrace, Somerset House

and on Twitter @EISF1

‪#HumanitarianSpace in #FragileContext


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