Patterns of Attacks on Medical Personnel and Facilities: SDG 3 meets SDG 16

PRIO Policy Brief

Gates, Scott; Håvard Mokleiv Nygård & Karim Bahgat (2017) Patterns of Attacks on Medical Personnel and Facilities: SDG 3 meets SDG 16, Conflict Trends, 4. Oslo: PRIO.

​This policy brief compares the patterns and dynamics of attacks on health services and aid workers. The patterns associated with these two types of irregular violence are similar, although the degree of attacks on medical services is much more severe.

Authors

Scott Gates

Scott Gates

Research Professor. Editor, International Area Studies Review

Håvard Mokleiv Nygård

Håvard Mokleiv Nygård

Research Director, Senior Researcher, Managing Editor

Karim Bahgat

Karim Bahgat

Research Assistant

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