Appreciate the power of rumor often malicious no matter how preposterous within the local populations you are seeking to help.

Alvin Adams Power Quote

Humanitarian missions are little different from any other public enterprise diplomacy included which is susceptible of misinterpretation by the public hence ultimately of failure.

Alvin Adams Failure Quote

Unfortunately the attitude of many towards the press humanitarians included and especially government workers is often one of suspicion if not outright fear.

Alvin Adams Attitude Quote