Harvard Univ.
Academic and Research Institution based in United States of America

All Updates

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18 May 2017 description
report Harvard University, PAX
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Summary and Recommendations

Damaged hospitals, impeded ambulance services, medical personnel and patients in danger, broken electricity, water, gas and telephone service: explosive weapons used in the east of Ukraine have had a major impact on the health care sector, both directly and indirectly. These impacts are detailed in the report 'Operating under Fire' published today by Dutch NGO PAX and the Harvard Law School’s International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC).

21 Feb 2017 description
report Harvard University

This policy brief outlines best practice for disaster psychology and the implementation of trauma-informed services in Hong Kong. Psychological services are an integral component of the public health response in complex emergencies.

24 Jan 2017 description
report Harvard University

The perfectly designed app from Silicon Valley or a mobile health technology developed at a “hackathon” is unlikely to prevent or slow the next pandemic, according to Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health infectious disease epidemiologist Caroline Buckee.

Maps / Infographics

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Training

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21 Mar 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Jul 2017 Training date: 26 Jul 2017 to 28 Jul 2017 Harvard University

Workshop offered by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative

21 Mar 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Jun 2017 Training date: 26 Jun 2017 to 30 Jun 2017 Harvard University

Workshop offered by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.

Course Overview

This course is the first professional training course with the aim of providing humanitarian professionals basic skills and knowledge required to use remote sensing technologies, such as satellite and drone imagery, as part of humanitarian operations. The goal of the course is to equip participants with the necessary expertise to manage, design, and utilize remote sensing programs during both natural disasters and conflict-related emergencies.

21 Mar 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 12 Jun 2017 Training date: 19 Jun 2017 to 23 Jun 2017 Harvard University

Workshop offered by the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.

Course Overview

The goal of the course is to provide an overview of the basic principles and methodologies for program monitoring and evaluation with emphasis on practical application for humanitarian researchers and practitioners.

22 Aug 2016 description

This course has been prepared by KoBoToolbox at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative in collaboration with UNOCHA. The Humanitarian Needs Assessment E-learning program is designed to provide an overview of the Humanitarian Needs Assessment process.