Will an online petition finally put staff wellness on the agenda?

Employers don't need depressed, neurotic aid workers running a program, nor do refugees or displaced persons want to be assisted by them. So has the time come to figure out unified staff wellness in humanitarian aid? Devex breaks down aid worker Brendan McDonald's calls to action ahead of the World Humanitarian Summit.

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers is an Associate Editor for Devex. Based on the U.S. West Coast, she works with Devex's team of correspondents and editors around the world, with a particular focus on gender. She previously worked as Devex’s Southeast Asia correspondent based in Bangkok, covering disaster and crisis response, resilience, women’s rights, and climate change throughout the region. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has since reported from more than 20 countries.