I think this a very informative post by Elizabeth Obih-Frank for World Humanitarian Day.
“The moral authority of the United Nations depends on its ability to help people most in need and it must do so with the highest ethical standards and professionalism.” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Council of Foreign Relations, New York, May 2006
Reflections: World Humanitarian Day, August 19th – Honor Each Other
World Humanitarian Day 2014 Message
Today is World Humanitarian Day and it is particularly poignant because another brave soul, James Wright Foley, a photojournalist who dedicated his life to bringing photos and news to the rest of us from war torn zones was brutally executed today. My condolences go out to his loved ones… RIP James. Where is our humanity? What must we do to find common ground and respect for each other on this planet? Are you familiar with this important day? Do you know what it is all about? I’ll shed some light and, hopefully, you will…
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