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On the occasion of its 35th anniversary, the organization Handicap International changed its name to become Humanity & Inclusion. Being part of HI’s network, the Foundation also changed its name. The HI Institute on Humanitarian Action is a great partner and supporter of the Humanitarian Encyclopedia. Dr Nathalie Herlemont  – Director of the HI Foundation …

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The Humanitarian Encyclopedia awarded by the International Studies Association

Together with Dr Simone Lucatello and Dr Oscar Gomez, Dr Clara Egger will chair a Global South Workshop entitled « Humanitarian institutions in/and Global South: contestation, translation or regionalization? ». The proposal put together by Dr Clara Egger received the award of the ISA International Organization section ($ 5000). The main objective of the workshop is …

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Humanitarian Encyclopedia at ICVA’s Annual Conference

The CERAH took part in ICVA’s Annual Conference “Navigating the Nexus: NGO Perspectives”. On 21st March, we presented the Humanitarian Encyclopedia project at the Members’ Market Place. It was a great opportunity to hear more about this exciting project and tell us how you would wish to be involved.


Meet Humanitarian Encyclopedia team member – Dr Edith Favoreu – at the DIHAD conference!

On 5-6 March, Dr Edith Favoreu, Humanitarian Encyclopedia Knowledge Manager will be attending the DIHAD conference. She will be panellist in a session on “Emergency Aid; development and conflict prevention”. If you are also attending the DIHAD conference, please contact us in order to schedule a meeting with her, discussing how you can be involved …

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The Humanitarian Encyclopedia at the HNPW (Geneva, February 5, 2018)

During a 1h30 workshop, 25 participants coming from different humanitarian organisations and organisations playing a role in humanitarian response identified the concepts they would include in a resource seeking to clarify the terminology used in the humanitarian sector. Taking the example of resilience, the most frequently mentioned concept, they then reflected on the type of …

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