How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer

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  • Author : Michael Noone
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 140 pages
  • ISBN : 0128045086
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How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer

How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer
  • Author : Michael Noone
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 27 February 2017
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How to Become an International Disaster Volunteer discusses the immense value an experienced water systems engineer, trauma surgeon, or communications specialist could bring to a disaster stricken community, while also explaining how their professional educations do not prepare them for the logistical, psychological, and physical demands of traveling to, and functioning in, an international catastrophe with little water or electricity, limited sleep and food, a chaotic working environment, and with team members from diverse backgrounds and with different personalities. This

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