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A Message from the President

Welcome to the Humanitarian Resource Institute web site.  Our goal is to advance new ideas, provide access to quality educational programs and support initiatives developed in collaboration with scholars from around the world. I hope that you find this resource enlightening and helpful in your academic pursuit.

Stephen Michael Apatow
Founder, Director of Research and Development

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Humanitarian Resource Institute is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, established with a mission focus to "Bridge Unmet Needs to Untapped Resources" through the development of initiatives associated with economic, social, cultural and humanitarian issues worldwide. 
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