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Whittall, Jonathan

Director, Analysis Department (Doctors without Borders)

Jonathan Whittall is Director of the Analysis Department at Médecins Sans Frontières. Jonathan leads a team that conducts research, carries out advocacy and provides strategic operational support on the thematics of health politics and policy, forced migration, conflict and humanitarianism and negotiated access. He was previously Head of Humanitarian Analysis where he provided strategic support to MSF operations in Afghanistan, Lebanon, Syria, Ukraine and South Sudan, among other conflict contexts. Prior to that he was an Emergency Coordinator in MSF’s medical humanitarian responses in Libya, Bahrain and Syria. He has contributed to academic journals and newspapers on the politics of humanitarian aid. He holds a Masters degree in Humanitarian Studies and a PhD from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.

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International Relations/Affairs
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AREAS OF INTEREST
Iraq   
Lebanon   
Syria   
SPECIALTIES
The politics of health and humanitarianism in the   
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EDUCATION
PhD2015Humanitarian Studies (Conflict and Health)Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
ABSTRACTS ACCEPTED AT MESA MEETINGS SINCE 2009
Treating ‘terrorists’: Impartial humanitarianism in the time of counter-terrorism (2017)   
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Jonathan Whittall






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