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Charity or rights? A human rights framework for complex emergencies

Broughton, Bernard

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"This paper examines recent criticisms of non government organisations (NGOs intervening in complex emergencies(ie, conflict-driven emergencies). It argues that humanitarian NGOs should develop their mandates to make the recognition and realisation of human rights their uppermost aim, focusing initially on the 'positive' rights of the International Charter on Social, Economic and Cultural Rights ... " - page 1

dc.contributor.authorBroughton, Bernard
dc.date.accessioned2013-04-02T23:42:19Z
dc.date.available2013-04-02T23:42:19Z
dc.date.created1996-10
dc.identifier.citationBroughton, B. (1996). Charity or rights? A human rights framework for complex emergencies. Australian Development Studies Network Briefing Paper 44, October 1996. Canberra, ACT: ANU, Australian Development Studies Network
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/9793
dc.description.abstract"This paper examines recent criticisms of non government organisations (NGOs intervening in complex emergencies(ie, conflict-driven emergencies). It argues that humanitarian NGOs should develop their mandates to make the recognition and realisation of human rights their uppermost aim, focusing initially on the 'positive' rights of the International Charter on Social, Economic and Cultural Rights ... " - page 1
dc.format.extent7 pages
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherAustralian Development Studies Centre, The Australian National University
dc.relation.ispartofseriesBriefing Paper (Australian Development Studies Network): no. 44
dc.rightsAuthor/s retain copyright
dc.titleCharity or rights? A human rights framework for complex emergencies
dc.typeWorking/Technical Paper
local.description.notes"This is an edited version of a paper presented to the ACFOA workshops on 'Responding to Emergencies' held in Melbourne and Sydney in September 1996. It is based on an internal discussion paper drafted for Oxfam (UK&l) in 1995. The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of ACFOA or of Oxfam (UK&l)." - page 6
local.rights.ispublishedyes
local.publisher.urlhttp://www.crawford.anu.edu.au/rmap/devnet
local.type.statusPublished version
local.contributor.affiliationBroughton, Bernard, Project Design and Management Pty Ltd
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access
dc.provenancePermission given by Research Editor and Publications Manager of RMAP to add the Australian Development Studies Network briefing papers to the ANU Research Open Access repository - email dated 19/03/13
CollectionsANU Australian Development Studies Centre/Network

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