Humanitarianism: Past, Present, Future

8 - 10 November 2012

This two and a half day conference explored the past, present, and future of humanitarianism. Eleanor Davey (HPG) gave a presentation entitled "Why the humanitarian sector needs a historical consciousness: motivation, methodology and challenges" during a session chaired by Wendy Fenton (HPN). Wendy Fenton also chaired another session entitled "From local to global: making local agency count at the global policy level".