Dr. Phoebe Wynn-Pope was recently Director, International Humanitarian Law and Movement Relations at Australian Red Cross. She has 25 years experience in the humanitarian sector and a PhD in international law.
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Wednesday, May 03, 2017
People Are Looking Death In The Face While We Turn The Other Cheek
In 1992, just one generation ago, I witnessed the famine in Somalia where an estimated 220,000 people died. The images of suffering will stay with me forever. As famine raises its ugly head in Africa again I am reminded constantly of how lucky we are to live in a country where most of us don't know...