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BANGLADESH AND THE ROHINGYAS CRISIS: WHICH ANSWERS?

Capture.PNGThe International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights (FIFDH) and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)in collaboration with CERAH are happy to present you their next event that will take place on Thursday, March 15th, 6:30pm at Uni Mail, MR 070.

Panelists:

Thomas GASS, SDC Deputy Director, Chief South Cooperation

Julien LERISSON, ICRC Coordinator Bangladesh Representative

Doris SCHOPPER, CERAH Director

 Moderation:

Nathalie RANDIN, journalist 

More details here

 

PAST EVENTS

annual event - cerah Humanitarian Corner, March 31, 2017, geneva

Every year, CERAH is organizing a networking event that get together students and humanitarian professionals. That allows our students to better understand the different organizations' recruiting requirements and how they can transfer their competencies and knowledge, gained through CERAH courses, into the humanitarian employment market.

conference debate - Sexual Violence against Men and Boys - Breaking the Silence, march 23, 2017, Humanitariumgeneva

Sexual Violence on Men and Boys

Soundcloud Prof SchopperSoundcloud: Listen to CERAH director Prof Schopper responding to Radio Cité, Geneva, "Rencontres du jour" on March 21, 2017
 
Interview Dr DavisPress Clipping: Read about "Les hommes, ces victimes oubliés", interview of Dr Meg Davis by Le Matin, March 23, 2017
 
Soundcloud Prof Schopper Soundcloud: Listen to CERAH director Prof Schopper responding to Radio RJB, "Format A3" on April 4, 2017
https://www.rjb.ch/Format-A3/Levons-le-tabou.html
 
 

Panelists

  • Louise AUBIN, Deputy Director Division of International Protection, UNHCR
  • Chris DOLAN, Executive Director, Refugee Law Project
  • Charu Lata HOGG, Director, All Survivors Project

Moderator:

  • Prof Doris SCHOPPER, Director, CERAH 

conference - health workers' perceptions of organizational expectations following disasters, conference by prof daniel barnett, january 2017, geneva

Daniel J. Barnett is Associate Professor of Environmental Health & Engineering at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA and  associate at the Center for Refugee and Disaster Response. Research interests include best practice models to enhance all-hazards public health emergency readiness and response. Specific areas of focus include disaster response surge capacity; design and evaluation of preparedness curricula for public health workers; mental health aspects of public health emergency response; public health readiness exercises; and organizational culture change issues facing health departments in building a ready public health workforce.

conference debate - Fight against drug use in Latin America: Geneva commitment, November 22, 2016, Geneva Press Club, geneva

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Panelists:

  • Vito ANGELILLO, General Director TDH
  • Francois LONGCHAMPS, President of State Council, Geneva
  • Margot BROGNIART,General Secretary, Casa Alianza Suisse
  • John ORLANDO, Chef of Delegation, TDH
  • Prof Dr Hans Wolff, HUG

 

More info here.

 

 


Conference - When healthcare is in danger, what can we do?, November 2, 2016, GENEVA

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Panelists:

  • Erin KENNEY, Technical officer, Stop Attacks on Health Care Workers, WHO
  • Marine BUISSONIERE, Not A Target Senior Coordinator, MSF
  • Ali NARAGHI, Head of the Health Care in Danger project, ICRC

Moderator:

Prof Doris SCHOPPER, Director of CERAH, medical doctor and professor at the Medical Faculty of Geneva University 

Partners:

  • Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action - CERAH
  • International Comittee of the Red Cross - ICRC
  • Médecins Sans Frontière - MSF
  • Unversity of Geneva  and Medical Faculty
  • World Health Organization - WHO 

CONFERENCE - contemporary challenges to refugees protection, JUNE 28, 2016, GENEVA

Panelists:

Carol BATCHELOR, Director of the Division of International Protection, UNHCR

Prof. Doris SCHOPPER, Director of CERAH

Prof. Sandra LAVENEX, GSI, UNIGE

Prof. Barbara MOSER-MERCER, InZone, GSI, UNIGE

Dr. Alexandre HEDJAZI, Senior Lecturer, UNIGE

More information about the event

More information about the Geneva Summer School 'Understanding Humanitarian Action'

conference debate - EPIDéMIES ET SOCIéTéS: PASSé, PRéSENT, FUTUR, JUNE 6-8, 2016, MAISON DE LA PAIX, GENEVA 

Epidémies et sociétés: passé, présent et futur is organized by the Société Genevoise d'utilité publique in partnership with ICRC.

CERAH Director, Doris SCHOPPER chairs the conference debate

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Detailed programme

 

DEBATE & BOOK LAUNCH - FAMINE IN SOMALIA, APRIL 27, 2016, MAISON DE LA PAIX, GENEVA

CERAH and the Graduate Institute' Centre on Conflict Development and Peaceuilding (CCDP) are co.organizing a debate around the book launch of Daniel Maxwell "Famine in Somalia".

The book will be shorty introduced by its author and discussed with speakers and audience. 

Panelists

Renée LARIVIERE, Deputy Director General Development and Learning, Interpeace

Christophe GOLAY, Lecturer, CERAH

 

Moderator

Prof. Gilles CARBONNIER, the Graduate Institute

 

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