Accession Number : ADA309225

Title :   Water Purification at Lake Kivu: The Need for Cooperation.

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Gustke, Deborah A. ; Farris, Karl

PDF Url : ADA309225

Report Date : 15 APR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : Throughout the world there is a rising need for humanitarian relief operations. Increasing fiscal constraints impact donor nations ability to provide multiple resources. Multilateral cooperation must be the norm. This paper examines one of the many missions executed by the US military during Operation Support Hope 1994. The paper analyzes the cooperative efforts of the US military and the international relief community and makes recommendations for future US participation in humanitarian relief operations.

Descriptors :   *LOGISTICS SUPPORT, *DRINKING WATER, *WATER TREATMENT, *PURIFICATION, *INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY OPERATIONS, GLOBAL, CRISIS MANAGEMENT, WATER PUMPS, COLD WAR, OPERATION, INTERNATIONAL, CHLORINATION, LAKES, COOPERATION, CHOLERA, WATER SUPPLIES, ZAIRE, REFUGEES.

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Civil Engineering
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE