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Shaping policy for development

An overview of Lagoro IDP camp in Kitgum District, northern Uganda, 20 May 2007. Manoocher Deghati/IRIN
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Role of Early Warning Systems in the Decision-Making Process

September 2000
Magaret Buchanan-Smith

This background paper for an Expert Meeting on Early Warning Systems for Drought Preparedness and Drought Management (September 2000) focuses principally on decision-making within donor agencies. In the most drought-prone and food-insecure countries in the world, a swift and effective response tends to be highly dependent on donor governments.

Humanitarian Policy Group

Background paper (pdf, 110.20k, 19 pages)