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Thanks to Those Who Go Where Others Cannot or Do Not Want to Go

Stef McDonald

The United Nations posted a photo gallery of aid workers in honor of World Humanitarian Day today. Said Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: "We commemorate their sacrifice and reaffirm our commitment to the lifesaving work that humanitarians carry out around the world every day, often in difficult and dangerous circumstances, where others cannot or do not want to go. This year our World Humanitarian Day campaign is calling on people to answer a question: What do you think the world needs more of?"

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    • Stef McDonald

      Agreed—always amazing how a photo can really capture the story (in this case, that of compassion and commitment).