Improving Humanitarian Response

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We are now the Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies, formerly known as CERAH, the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action. A joint Centre of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and the University of Geneva, our mission is to contribute to a better, more effective, humanitarian response.

Find out more about our new vision and read about our most recent achievements in 2020.

A list of all available courses can be found here, for more information about enrollment, read our application process.

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Meet course coordinator and negotiation expert Andrè Picot

28 July 2020

Meet course coordinator and negotiation expert Andrè Picot

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Achievements 2020

24 July 2020

Achievements 2020

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Do not make ‘localization’ another unfulfilled commitment – we can achieve it together

14 July 2020

Do not make ‘localization’ another unfulfilled commitment – we can achieve it together

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Our new vision and name: Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies

29 June 2020

Our new vision and name: Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies

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Webinar series: COVID-19 & Humanitarian Settings – Experience and Knowledge Sharing

2 June 2020

Webinar series: COVID-19 & Humanitarian Settings – Experience and Knowledge Sharing

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New book “The Uncounted: Politics of Data in Global Health”

25 June 2020

New book “The Uncounted: Politics of Data in Global Health”

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Meet the Course Coordinators: Helena Merelo and Dr. Jean-Marc Biquet

11 June 2020

Meet the Course Coordinators: Helena Merelo and Dr. Jean-Marc Biquet

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Statement: The Centre expresses its sadness and alarm at the killing of a staff member of Médecins Sans Frontières.

22 May 2020

Statement: The Centre expresses its sadness and alarm at the killing of a staff member of Médecins Sans Frontières.

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Phase 2 of COVID19 website: Covid19humanitarian.com

1 July 2020

Phase 2 of COVID19 website: Covid19humanitarian.com

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Course highlights

Deadline extended to 15 August, 2020

Master

Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

ONLINE

Certificate of Advanced Studies

Certificate of advanced studies: Quality Management of Humanitarian Projects

Deadline extended to 31 August, 2020

Certificate of Advanced Studies

Blended Learning Certificate: Designing Strategies and Projects in Humanitarian Action

8 weeks ONLINE

Executive Short Course

Sexual Violence in Conflict Settings and Emergencies

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1day ago

Don't miss the final deadline for our Master in Humanitarian Action, and our Certificate in Quality Management of Humanitarian Projects: AUGUST 15th. See these courses and others at: https://t.co/eq8N3ja1qo

6days ago

Our COVID19 webinars, have attracted over 4,000 participants to date. Learn how the pandemic has affected programmes in humanitarian settings. https://t.co/qxlQOTN6rL & find new field reports or submit yours at https://t.co/NzLaBfSOIA @LSHTM_Crises @Humanit_Health @Hum_StudiesGVA https://t.co/ghf96qEtSq