International Disaster Response Law: Treaties, Principles, Regulations and Remaining Gaps
31 Pages Posted: 8 Dec 2008 Last revised: 25 Jan 2009
Date Written: April 7, 2006
This article gives an overview of the development of the disaster relief law within the international society. Attached to the article is a copy of a report from the United Nation of the Secretary-General of 1984 with draft to a Convention on expediting the delivery of emergency assistance, which draft is based on suggestions made by the author while Director of the Henry Dunant Institute (International Red Cross Research and Training Center, Geneva, Switzerland).
Keywords: Disaster Relief, Humanitarian Emergency Help
JEL Classification: I139, K30, K33, K32, N40
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