Opinion DT 19-20 / 2013
MSF Norway: Time for a global needs index
Though Norway is the most generous humanitarian donor per capita, the Foreign Ministry has no systematic way of assessing needs. The result is that some crises are “over-funded” while others are absent from the Norwegian portfolio. MSF Norway proposes a global needs index to make decisions less political and more transparent.
Atle Fretheim, Medical doctor and former President of MSF Norway.
Henrik Valer, Programme Officer at MSF Norway.
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