ICRC chief on why relief needs to evolve — with bipartisan support

Devex caught up with International Committee of the Red Cross President Peter Maurer about the West's backlash to refugees, the U.S. election results, rising threats to humanitarian workers and where the sector is headed.

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  • Elizabeth Dickinson

    Elizabeth Dickinson is a former associate editor at Devex. Based in the Middle East, she has previously served as Gulf correspondent for The National, assistant managing editor at Foreign Policy, and Nigeria correspondent at The Economist. Her writing also appeared in The New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Politico Magazine, and Newsweek, among others.