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NOTE TO INCOMING HSPH STUDENTS (fall 2014):

Welcome to the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard website and congratulations on your acceptance to HSPH.  If you are interested in the HuSEHR concentration, we will be posting the application and deadline toward the beginning of August.  Please check back.  In the meanwhile, feel free to learn more about the concentration by clicking here and direct any questions to hah@harvard.edu.

FEATURED PUBLIC OFFERING:

Urban Humanitarian Emergencies Course

The Urban Humaniarian Emergencies Course is a three-day offering designed to train humanitarian professionals on the current issues and practices involved in this unique and expanding area of research and practice. Experienced course faculty will join the workshop to discuss the complexities of urban humanitarian response. Click here for more details.


 

OUR MISSION:  
innovative education and training in the theory and practice of effective humanitarian action

Launched in May 2012, the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard is dedicated to educating and training current and future generations of humanitarian leaders in the areas of human rights, disaster response, humanitarian service delivery, crisis leadership, and ethical and other dimensions of humanitarian studies. The Academy aims to create a professional pathway for students and practitioners of all levels in the humanitarian space and to serve as a prototype for other academic centers of excellence in humanitarian education.  

The Academy is affiliated with the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and works across disciplines at Harvard and with humanitarian organizations (governmental, non-governmental, community-based) within the sector.