What examples of successful collaborations between governments and nongovernmental organizations can steer future interventions? And in the current response to the refugee crisis, is there any room for optimism?
Many key figures are working on bringing the issue higher up the agenda, but there is a disconnect between what is happening on the ground and what’s being discussed by policy makers, Shada Islam, director of policy at Friends of Europe, told Devex associate editor Richard Jones.
Watch the video clip above for more on how this “political blockage” could be mitigated with better coordination, more funding and a focus on long-term strategies.
Helen Morgan is an editorial associate at Devex. She has a background in human rights, radio and journalism, and has written for a variety of international publications while living and working in Buenos Aires, New York and Shanghai. She is now based in Barcelona and supports editorial content on campaigns and media partnerships at Devex. She is currently studying a master's degree in contemporary migration.
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