Salt Spring Forum
What causes the violence? Why are children particularly vulnerable? And how can these brutalities be prevented?The Salt Spring Forum is proud to host Dr. Samantha Nutt on Tuesday, September 17th at ArtSpring – for a discussion that will connect us to the challenges of providing humanitarian aid on the frontlines of armed conflicts.
Dr. Nutt is the founder and Executive Director of War Child Canada, an organization that works with war-affected communities to help children access education, opportunity and justice. For fifteen years she provided hands-on medical care in places like Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Sierra Leone and Darfur.
Her book “Damned Nations: Greed, Guns, Armies, and Aid” includes powerful insights into the causes of modern armed conflict and its prevention. The book als…