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Public Lecture: Contemporary Challenges to Refugee Protection

Public Lecture: Contemporary Challenges to Refugee Protection

14.6.2016

CERAH Director Doris Schopper will join a round table discussion on Contemporary Challenges to Refugee Protection as part of the 2016 Geneva Summer School Public Lecture on 28 June.

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Online survey Encyclopedia for Humanitarian Action

Online survey Encyclopedia for Humanitarian Action

6.6.2016

Humanitarian practitioners, policy-makers, academics and community leaders: Your expertise and opinion count for CERAH's latest research project Encyclopedia of Humanitarian Action.

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Epidémies et sociétés - passé, présent, futur

Epidémies et sociétés - passé, présent, futur

1.6.2016

Geneva, 6-8 June. CERAH will contribute to a forum on 'Epidemics and Societies: Past, present, future' which will discuss the nature of epidemics, the factors affecting contagious and noncontagious diseases, and public health responses.

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Legality of nuclear weapons - Maya Brehm's blog entry on EJIL: Talk!

Legality of nuclear weapons - Maya Brehm's blog entry on EJIL: Talk!

1.6.2016

Whose Security is it Anyway? The debate about effectiveness is also a debate about agency, authority, legitimacy and responsibility.

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URD’s biannual review features articles by CERAH people

URD’s biannual review features articles by CERAH people

30.5.2016

The latest edition Humanitarian Aid on the move no17special issue: The World Humanitarian Summit,  features 3 articles written by people closely linked to the CERAH.

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Strengthening Disease Outbreak Response

Strengthening Disease Outbreak Response

27.5.2016

Doris Schopper to chair the final session at a workshop on 'Strengthening Disease Outbreak Response" on 2-3 June 2016.

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Statement of Commitments from Humanitarian Scholars at World Humanitarian Summit

Statement of Commitments from Humanitarian Scholars at World Humanitarian Summit

26.5.2016

Istanbul, Turkey – The future of effective responses to humanitarian crises depends on developing a strong base of knowledge about current emergencies, future threats and their contexts...

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International Humanitarian City cooperation discussions

International Humanitarian City cooperation discussions

26.5.2016

H.E. Moosa al Hashemi, CEO of International Humanitarian City, met with CERAH Director Prof Doris Schopper and Deputy Director Dr Edith Favoreu, to discuss future cooperation in capacity building and training initiatives.

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Plenary statement at WHS - Prof Carbonnier on key points for academia

Plenary statement at WHS - Prof Carbonnier on key points for academia

25.5.2016

Mr Chairperson, ladies and gentlemen, the academic community offers a vast – and largely untapped – potential to contribute to evidence-based, effective humanitarian action.

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CERAH at the summit, Day 3 - How do YOU speak Humanitarian?

CERAH at the summit, Day 3 - How do YOU speak Humanitarian?

25.5.2016

Tuesday, May 24: CERAH’s director Prof Doris Schopper highlighted the importance of “localizing humanitarian aid by building, or rather strengthening, resilient networks, systems, organisations and people”.

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