Justice denied? Access to justice for victims of sexual violence
Despite sexual violence being recognised as a war crime in international law, in reality few survivors ever see their attackers brought to justice.
On Wednesday, 11 September from 18:30 to 20:00, CERAH is organising a panel event with its Steering Committee on Sexual Violence in Conflicts & Emergencies (The International Committee of the Red Cross -ICRC, Médecins sans frontières - MSF, the UN Refugee Agency - UNHCR, and the Refugee Law Project) to discuss how to support sexual violence's survivors in their quest for justice.More
CERAH End of Academic Year Ceremony
A few days ago we celebrated our annual End of the Academic Year ceremony. We spent a fantastic evening listening to our guest speakers and the class 2018 - 2019 of our Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action.More
ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment and Trade Fair
24-26 June 2019, UN Palais, Geneva
This year's ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) will take place from 24-26 June in Geneva. Along with the programme and side events, OCHA has organised a Trade Fair, and we will be there to present our course offer and research projects, including our Humanitarian Encyclopedia.More
Workshop: "Think about what you saw"
On 4 and 5 July, CERAH is organizing a workshop together with the Institute for Ethics, History, and the Humanities of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva.
The event aims at re-opening an old debate about the potentialities of exhibiting others' suffering in order to promote a culture of peace, prevent war and/or resolve conflict.More
Full house at Altruism conference
The conference on 'The power of courage and altruism: Reflections from Rwanda to the present day' was a resounding success, taking place in a packed room at The Humanitarium.More