A local family hosting a displaced family in their home is becoming a well-recognised form of shelter for families in displacement. Understanding how displaced persons and their hosts experience hosting can help governments and humanitarian agencies design programme activities to promote its success and sustainability.
Forced Migration Review
hosting, humanitarian assistance, refugees, internally-displaced persons, shelter, complex emergencies
Caron, Cynthia, "Hosting the Displaced – and Being Hosted" (2017). International Development, Community, and Environment. 361.