As the security situation continues to deteriorate in Somalia, humanitarian organizations are finding it increasingly difficult to achieve their desired results. Working conditions for these organizations in Somalia are particularly harsh, even when compared to those in other developing countries. Humanitarian-aid workers must accept these risks as a fundamental requirement of their involvement, and donors must be prepared to take more chances in these environments as well.
Olsen, Ann Mary
"Somalia: Working in High-risk Environments and Fragile States,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 15
, Article 15.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol15/iss2/15