Middlebury Language School Graduate Programs

 
Marybeth Redheffer works to assess responses to humanitarian crises around the world

Marybeth Redheffer (MA Spanish ’04, Middlebury; MA International Policy Studies '06, Monterey Institute of International Studies) returned to Madrid to work for DARA, an international non-profit organization that specializes in the evaluation of humanitarian action. Marybeth has been very involved in DARA's largest initiative, the Humanitarian Response Index (HRI), which annually assesses responses to humanitarian crises to see how well donor countries are abiding by good practice. In addition to coordinating the publication of the HRI, she has participated in field missions to Colombia, Georgia, Ethiopia, the Philippines, and Indonesia and is co-author of the crisis report on Georgia.