Books tagged: humanitarian aid

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Act and Help et Disha, Varanasi, Inde
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: French. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Bénarès, des centaines de petites filles et adolescentes sont à la merci des dealers, des marchands, et des millions de pèlerins qui passent par cette ville pour ne jamais y revenir. Elles s’appellent Leela Puja Kajal Anju Rajana Lalita Rakhi Reena Pinky Asha Manjali Sapana Anita... Toutes ont une soif de vie et un besoin d’amour immenses. Voici le travail de Act and Help et Disha
Off to Save the World: How Julia Taft Made a Difference
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
For more than three decades, Julia Taft was one of the United States’ top humanitarian relief experts, friend and ally of the world’s most impoverished people. She was, simply put, a legend in her field.
Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The life of a humanitarian aid worker in stories and verse from around the world--inspired by war-affected populations rebuilding their lives with unbreakable spirit. From Rwanda to Cote d'Ivoire, Congo to Serbia, Morocco to South Sudan "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" depicts one woman's journey living and working in the face of adversity.
Reader's Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Companion guide to "Pit Stop in the Paris of Africa" by Julie R. Dargis, with Eric James, Ph.D.
Fortnight in the Philippines
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
The personal account of a casualty extraction and medical evacuation pilot and her team during their mission to the devastated Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
Liberia: Emerging from the Shadows
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
" I grew up in war. I've seen blood, I've seen everything. I've seen people killed before my eyes...I had a death in my family, the death of my child, a young baby. I saw the baby suffer." This is the story of a humanitarian medical mission of Rotaplast International. Early mornings running into late nights the team worked tirelessly on burn patients, victims of violence and tragic accidents.
Beacon Flight: Alpha Mission
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Eleven-year-old Bethan might be the youngest member of her family’s Beacon Flight team, but she’s the captain of getting into trouble. When their delivery of relief aid is threatened by a space gang known as Locusts, Bethan must recruit her brother, Kale, and local boy, Adjo, to uncover a deadly plot.