compassion fatigue(redirected from Disaster fatigue)
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Related to Disaster fatigue: donor fatigue
A jaded attitude on the part of a contributor toward appeals for donations or charitable aid.
the inability to react sympathetically to a crisis, disaster, etc, because of overexposure to previous crises, disasters, etc
a lack of sympathy for suffering, as a result of continuous exposure to those in need of aid.