World Humanitarian Day 2019

World Humanitarian Day 2019

World Humanitarian Day has put women in the spotlight this year. You may be wondering why it is important to focus on women aid workers? There are at least two reasons: The presence of women makes it possible to reach populations and to be accepted in areas where it...
Prostitution and Humanitarian Workers

Prostitution and Humanitarian Workers

Few years ago, I was on a mission in Africa. In the middle of the night I went in the kitchen of the guesthouse to take some cold water. I saw one of my expat colleague with a local women, I heard them say “goodbye” and he asked the NGO driver to drive her...
#enoughofhumanitarianpigs

#enoughofhumanitarianpigs

Oxfam recent scandal shocks the public opinion and it is completely legitimate but let’s take a step back! Amongst the humanitarian community, how many of us have witnessed or heard rumors of a colleague bringing prostitutes to the organizations’Organization’s...