But can a United Nations Summit fix a system being stretched beyond capacity? Listen to this podcast from UN Despatch to see what Shannon Scribner Oxfam America’s Humanitarian Policy Manager thinks
Other viewpoints on the summit.
UK government - International Development Committee paper on priorities for reform
Overseas Development Institute
International Council of Voluntary Agencies.
International Organization for Migration.
Human Rights Watch
he summit is not uncontroversial.
Co-coordinator of Public Health in Humanitarian Crises, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine 'Calls it a fig-leaf'.
IRIN news Specialist humanitarian news service.