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Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response (HA/DR): HA/DR Case Studies

This research guide provides information, resources, and training materials on the subject of civil-military coordination in foreign humanitarian assistance and disaster responses (HA/DR).


This page provides a curated list of resources about international responses to disasters in Haiti (2010), Japan (2011), Philippines (2013), West Africa (2014), Nepal (2015), and Mozambique (2019).

Operation Unified Response (2010) & Haiti

Operation United Assistance (2014) & West Africa

Operation Sahayogi Haat (2015) & Nepal

Operation Tomadachi (2011) & Japan

Operation Damayan (2013) & The Philippines

Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) & Mozambique (2019)


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