You’ve got to admit that there’s a certain level of irony in the lack of any kind of systematic, evidence-based study of humanitarian workers.
Tales from the Hood
1 Survey: Who are the aid workers and what are they really doing?
2 Book Review: Missionary, Mercenary, Mystic, Misfit
Attempts to fictionalize humanitarian work have managed to fail on the level of garnering public interest and on the accuracy…
3 Why do aid workers like to cut off their nose to spite their face?
I’ve always liked that phrase, about cutting off your nose to get back at your face. It’s both wonderfully absurd…