This unit introduces you to the challenges that arise when external assistance is offered to another country.

You will discuss the differences between humanitarian operations or assistance and humanitarian intervention. Using a developing set of scenarios, you will engage in simulation exercises as a deployed team offering external assistance to a country faced with a number of natural hazards. The unit concludes by then applying those lessons identified to the home national plan.

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Monday, 13 November to Thursday, 17 November 2023

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