Welcome to the Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH)
CERAH is the humanitarian platform in Geneva’s academic environment, offering a variety of training and diplomas and conducting multi-disciplinary research on topics of humanitarian action. In partnership with the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute (IHEID), CERAH has developed a wide range of courses specifically adapted to the needs of humanitarian professionals.
Johanna Estermann is awarded the Swiss Humanitarian Award
This academic year, the CERAH is delighted to announce that our Master student Johanna Estermann was granted the Swiss Humanitarian Award for her distinctive dissertation “Towards a convergence of humanitarian and development assistance through cash transfers to host communities. A case study on Wadi Khaled and Akroum - Akkar district, Lebanon". Congratulations to the happy winner and warm thanks to CERAH's long lasting partner, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, founder of this award. Find out more in an interview with Johanna Estermann...
Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation
Are you a humanitarian professional interested in developing your communication skills?
Are you working in communications, information and/or advocacy and interested in joining the aid sector?
Upcoming public conference on November 10, 2014.
Responding to sexual violence in conflict: can we do better?More
CERAH's Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (MAS) covers all aspects of humanitarian action while allowing students to specialise in areas of their choice.
The Diploma of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (DAS) allows humanitarian professionals to reflect on their professional experience and gain new insights as well as analytical skills.
The Certificates of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (CAS) offer professionals the opportunity to deepen their knowledge and aquire skills in specific areas of humanitarian action.