1-WEEK Thematic Short Courses - 2 ECTS credits

History of Humanitarianism
September 10th - 14th, 2018

Analyse the humanitarian contexts since the 19th century, learn about the actors and their motivations as they emerge, debate about ethical, political, operational or legal problems the humanitarian organizations had to face, to make links with current humanitarian situations.


Anthropology and Intercultural Aspects of Humanitarian Action
November 26th - 30th, 2018

Analyse humanitarian action from an intercultural and anthropological perspective, and introduce intercultural sensitivity into context analysis and project design.


Legal Framework of Humanitarian Action
September 17th - 21th, 2018

Explore the law governing the recourse to armed force among states and international humanitarian law as they pertain to humanitarian action. Explain the responsibility to protect, and the legal framework of humanitarian access; and apply human rights law in times of emergency and armed conflict.