All of the titles below link to thematic research sections addressing humanitarianism. Each section will open as a PDF and contains a written introduction with approximately 8-12 open-access and multi-media resources (books, articles, videos, podcasts, etc.). 

Forgetting Humanitarian Aid: Mutual Aid for and by Refugees

This section uses concepts of mutual aid to complicate traditional humanitarian aid structures in and around refugee communities while prompting readers to design and advance mutual aid networks themselves.

The Marketing of Refugees: Humanitarian Photography and the Politics of Donation

This section investigates humanitarian photography and its use in donation campaigns frequently used by large international aid organizations and NGOs.  

Migration and Gender-Related Issues: Sexual/Reproductive Health and Violence in Forcibly Displaced Populations

This section presents the barriers to reproductive health and instances of sexual violence that are exacerbated in situations of violent conflict and forced migration.