From Aceh to Haiti: Ensuring effectiveness of disaster aid

Massive international humanitarian assistance almost always comes in the aftermath of a disaster, but funding isn't always spent efficiently. So how can we ensure effectiveness in disaster aid? We asked an ODI expert to find out.

About the author

  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.