Simon Maxwell

Rethinking Humanitarian Assistance - Davos 2010

Simon moderates a session on rethinking humanitarian assistance during the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos 2010.

As a result of natural disasters, over 350 million people worldwide are in need of immediate assistance each year. How can the private sector mobilize resources to enhance the international community's response to humanitarian crises?

Peter Bakker, Chief Executive Officer, TNT, Netherlands; Global Agenda Council on the Future of Transportation
Catherine Bragg, Assistant Secretary-General , United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), New York
Nicolas Mariscal Torroella, Chairman of the Board, Grupo Marhnos, Mexico
Barbara Stocking, Chief Executive, Oxfam GB, United Kingdom

Moderated by:
Simon Maxwell, Senior Research Associate, Overseas Development Institute, United Kingdom; Global Agenda Council on Humanitarian Assistance

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