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[OPINION] What does it take to be an aid worker?

Feb 18, 2018 - 8:54 PM

'There are lessons to be learned indeed. We can start by looking into the so-called internal organizational culture, a rather tough nut to crack, and delve into it to make the improvements.'

Techie aid workers to share lessons from Yolanda

Nov 07, 2017 - 10:18 PM

A book that honors Filipino aid workers who pioneered technological innovations in disaster response in the aftermath of Yolanda will be launched on November 9 at De La Salle University

On the front lines of humanitarian work for families fleeing conflict

Aug 19, 2017 - 4:34 PM

UNHCR places the spotlight on 4 Filipino humanitarian workers on the front lines of protecting families on the run from conflict violence and persecution

IDP. Disoma conducts Protection Monitoring at an evacuation camp in Balo-I, Lanao del Norte

Filipino aid worker remembers ordeal in South Sudan attack

Aug 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM

During the 4 hour rampage by South Sudanese troops at the Hotel Terrain in July Giano Libot along with other international humanitarian workers witnessed a colleague killed by the soldiers

UNDER THE BED. This is the view of Filipino aid worker Giano Libot when he hid under the bed as South Sudanese troops attacked their safe house. Photo from Giano Libot

How 'mindfulness' helps us deal with high-stress jobs

Sep 18, 2015 - 1:03 PM

Humanitarian work is not easy so how do the people who help survivors survive their own jobs?

Humanitarian work 'riskier, more dynamic' – ICRC head

Aug 29, 2014 - 5:37 PM

Humanitarian aid workers are facing greater risks in delivering aid to disaster zones and conflict areas around the world

IMPRESSED. International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) president Peter Maurer and Philippine Red Cross (PRC) chairman Dick Gordon tour areas affected by typhoon Haiyan in Samar, Philippines. All photos from ICRC Philipines

Nay Belen: From beneficiary to humanitarian worker

Aug 19, 2014 - 6:00 PM

Nay Belen is a fine example of someone empowered to serve others

FROM BENEFICIARY TO PROVIDER. Nay Belen explains the various ways to empower communities. All photos by Darwin Masacupan

A salute to the humanitarians

Aug 19, 2014 - 1:30 PM

A young humanitarian worker pays tribute to her colleagues on World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day: Protect the humanitarians

Aug 19, 2014 - 6:00 AM

Let us celebrate World Humanitarian day by looking at humanitarian heroes who work to provide the basics of life to the most vulnerable from disasters and conflict