On the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami, it's time to remember not only the tragedy itself but the generosity of the international aid community that enabled the massive humanitarian response. A guest column by Nigel Chapman, president and CEO of Plan International.

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  • Nigel Chapman

    Nigel Chapman is the chief executive officer of Plan International. Prior to Plan, he held various senior positions in news and current affairs with the BBC, spanning more than 30 years. He was the director of the BBC World Service and was the first director of BBC Online. He also served as the chair of BCC World Service Trust, the service's charitable arm, which uses communications and new technologies to aid development in some of the world's poorest countries.