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. 

Latest News

CERAH presents a photo exhibition "...and I live in Geneva"

CERAH presents a photo exhibition "...and I live in Geneva"

24.8.2015

Discover CERAH's unique photo exhibition "Et je vis à Genève...." an initiative from this year's Master student Gianpiero Rastelli and Myriam Tirler, both photographers. The exhibition is taking place at UNIMAIL in the grand hall from July 13th until August 31st in Geneva. Come and see us! See also the University page!

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Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation for Humanitarian Action - Improve your skills!

Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation for Humanitarian Action - Improve your skills!

19.8.2015

Are you a humanitarian professional interested in developing your communication skills?
Are you working in communication, information, negotiation and/or advocacy and interested in joining the aid sector?

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Training Programmes

Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

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.
 

Diploma of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

Diploma of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (DAS)

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.
 

Certificates of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

 Certificates of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action

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.
  

Thematic Seminars

Thematic Seminars

CERAH also offers a series of intensive, one-week Thematic Seminars (TS) on specific subjects of high importance to contemporary humanitarianism.