International Journal of
Sociology and Anthropology

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Sociol. Anthropol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-988X
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJSA
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 320

Full Length Research Paper

Spectates from the frontline: Humanitarian assistance, aid coordination, and challenges in the Tigray Crisis

Bereket Godifay Kahsay
  • Bereket Godifay Kahsay
  • Mekelle, Tigray, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 18 June 2021
  •  Accepted: 09 November 2021
  •  Published: 30 November 2021

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