As a result of conflict, the world today is faced with huge challenges in protecting civilians. In Yemen, Syria and South Sudan, infrastructures have been destroyed and thousands of people are forced to flea, or face the risks of disease, famine or harm. NGOs and relief agencies play a large role in the protection of civilians, from on the ground …
About the Author
Fionna Smyth is has been Oxfam's Head of Humanitarian Advocacy and Campaigns since 2017.