Interview with David Polatty on Military Planning and Risk Management in Humanitarian Response

Published: 
August, 2017

David Polatty is civilian faculty at the U.S. Naval War College and is director of the College of Operational & Strategic Leadership's Civilian-Military Humanitarian Response Program. In this interview he discusses the value of military style planning within humanitarian responses. He also explores risk mitigation strategies that have the ability to improve civilian and military responses to conflict and disaster.