Collections

From time to time, the Journal of International Humanitarian Action publishes collections of articles on topics of special interest. 


Special Collection:
Psychosocial Elements of Humanitarian Action
Coming soon

Special Collection: 
Humanitarian Technology
Publishing 17 August 2016 onward
Open for submissions



Call for Papers: Special Collection on Humanitarian Technology

New Content Item​​​​​​​

Humanitarian actors have long adopted and adapted technology to improve aid delivery and protection practices. But beyond asking what technology does for humanitarian action, this Collection will explore what it does to humanitarian action. Topics may include: the role and place of humanitarian principles with respect to technology; responsible data management and use of "state security technologies"; biometrics in refugee management, food aid, and medical humanitarianism; cybersecurity challenges; the use of drones, robotics, and 3-D printers; and technology's impact on donor expectations. Read more, submit your paper here, and choose "Humanitarian Technology" from the Thematic Series drop-down menu.