Jon Templeman

Former GPI Global Intern

Bio

Jon Templeman has been writing for Global Policy Innovations since May 2008. Born in London, he is currently reading for a B.A. in Philosophy and French from the University of Oxford. He focuses on human rights and international law, and has worked at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs and the International Rescue Committee.

Featured Work

Burmese monks protest the slow response to Cyclone Nargis. CREDIT: <a href="http://flickr.com/photos/northcountryboy/2505122369">Sean Ng</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

AUG 11, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Briefings: Humanitarian Aid Politicized

Humanitarian aid is often viewed as a political commodity, no matter how well intentioned the donors may be. As swelling urban centers make disasters deadlier, ...

CREDIT: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/unamid-photo/8100394490/">UNAMID Photo</a> (<a href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en">CC</a>).

MAY 23, 2008 Article

Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016): Commentary: Market and Community Approaches to Food Crisis

The food crisis has tempted governments to enact export bans and pull other market levers, but helping small-scale farmers might be a better long-term target ...