Michaël Neuman & Fabrice Weissman
Director of studies at Crash / Médecins sans Frontières, Michaël Neuman graduated in Contemporary History and International Relations (University Paris-I). He joined Médecins sans Frontières in 1999 and has worked both on the ground (Balkans, Sudan, Caucasus, West Africa) and in headquarters (New York, Paris as deputy director responsible for programmes). He has also carried out research on issues of immigration and geopolitics. He is co-editor of "Humanitarian negotiations Revealed, the MSF experience" (London: Hurst and Co, 2011). He is also the co-editor of "Saving lives and staying alive. Humanitarian Security in the Age of Risk Management" (London: Hurst and Co, 2016).
Graduated from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris, Fabrice Weissman joined MSF in 1995. He spent several years as logistician and head of mission in Sub-Saharian Africa (Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, etc.), Kosovo, Sri Lanka and more recently Syria. He has published several articles and books on humanitarian action, including "In the Shadow of Just Wars. Violence, Politics and Humanitarian Action" (ed., London, Hurst & Co., 2004), "Humanitarian Negotiations Revealed. The MSF Experience" (ed., Oxford University Press, 2011) and "Saving Lives and Staying Alive. Humanitarian Security in the Age of Risk Management" (ed., London, Hurst & Co, 2016).
About The Authors
Monique J. Beerli is a PhD candidate in Political Science at the University of Geneva (Global Studies Institute, GSI) and at the Institut d’Études Politiques de Paris—Centre d’études et de recherches internationales (CERI).
Delphine Chedorge is a former emergency coordinator at Médecins Sans Frontières France.
Jonathan Edwards is Advocacy and Public Affairs Manager at Médecins Sans Frontières Australia.
Duncan McLean is a former Programme Manager at Médecins Sans Frontières France. He is a lecturer in history at the Anglo-American University, Prague.
Michaël Neuman is a Director of Studies at the Centre de Réflexion sur l’Action et les Savoirs Humanitaires, Fondation Médecins Sans Frontières.
Judith Soussan is a Director of Studies at the Centre de Réflexion sur l’Action et les Savoirs Humanitaires, Fondation Médecins Sans Frontières.
Bertrand Taithe is Executive Director of the Humanitarian and Conflict Research Institute (HCRI) at the University of Manchester.
Dr. Mego Terzian is President of Médecins Sans Frontières France.
Fabrice Weissman is Coordinator of the Centre de Réflexion sur l’Action et les Savoirs Humanitaires, Fondation Médecins Sans Frontières.