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Getting where needed: Obstacles to aid access

03-05-2013 Feature

What obstacles prevent organizations like the ICRC from reaching those most in need? Senior humanitarian experts discussed contemporary challenges to getting help to the vulnerable and reviewed whether bureaucratic, governmental and security barriers to assistance are getting higher in today's polarized world.

The event at the Overseas Development Institute on Monday 29 April brought together MSF UK, the ICRC's head of policy, the head of the Humanitarian Policy Group at the ODI and a chairman from Geneva's Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue. Watch the first part of the discussion below. You can watch the rest on the ODI website.