What We Do

The CHA is a humanitarian education and research hub based at University College Dublin. We are committed to excellence in research, innovation and professional development in the field of humanitarian action.

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Education

The CHA delivers a structured undergraduate elective programme, the NOHA Joint Master’s Programme in International Humanitarian Action, a taught MSc in...

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Research

The UCD CHA conducts applied research that is highly inter-disciplinary in nature and explores a wide range of themes relating...

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Outreach

The UCD CHA is leading several initiatives with global outreach such as the Irish Humanitarian Innovation Hub (IHIH). Furthermore, the...

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Latest News

The Irish Consortium on Gender Based Violence Report Launch
The Irish Consortium on Gender Based Violence Report Launch
  • 11 Nov

UCD Centre for Humanitarian Action hosts the launch of the report on Women, War and Displacement. Date and Time: Wednesday...

We Discuss Post World Humanitarian Summit Winners and Losers on Newstalk, Global Village
We Discuss Post World Humanitarian Summit Winners and Losers on Newstalk, Global Village
  • 04 July

We meet up again with Dil Wickremasinghe of Newstalk’s Global Village to discuss the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit....

Game-Changer or Business as Usual? – Seminar Discusses the World Humanitarian Summit
Game-Changer or Business as Usual? – Seminar Discusses the World Humanitarian Summit
  • 29 June

Event title: Game Changer or Business as Usual: Reflection on the World Humanitarian Summit Venue: Royal Irish Academy, Dawson Street,...

Newstalk Global Village Discusses the World Humanitarian Summit
Newstalk Global Village Discusses the World Humanitarian Summit
  • 25 May

Current levels of humanitarian needs are the highest since the Second World War. At the beginning of 2016, 125 million...

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