In crisis zones, UN courts faith-based charities

The World Humanitarian Summit included numerous leaders of faith-based organizations, part of a broader push to enlarge the tent of players coordinating and collaborating in humanitarian aid. But some faith-based groups feel their involvement is still not taken as seriously as it should be.

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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.