Humanitarian Congress 2017 Prague

About Humanitarian Congress:

The Humanitarian Congress is an international platform for the exchange of information, experiences and ideas related to humanitarian action. The Congress invites humanitarian practitioners, academics, the media and students to discuss and exchange experiences, new trends and innovations in humanitarian aid. The Humanitarian Congress also helps to increase awareness about the principles and challenges of humanitarian aid among the wider public in Czech Republic.







About Humanitarian Congress:

The Humanitarian Congress is an international platform for the exchange of information, experiences and ideas related to humanitarian action. The Congress invites humanitarian practitioners, academics, the media and students to discuss and exchange experiences, new trends and innovations in humanitarian aid. The Humanitarian Congress also helps to increase awareness about the principles and challenges of humanitarian aid among the wider public in Czech Republic.

 

 

 

Main topic in 2017: New trends, new actors & old ethics:

How to maintain basic ethical criteria? What do these principles mean today? To what extent are they still valid and accepted by new humanitarian actors? Number of international guests and experts from different fields is invited to answer these questions and to share their experiences from the humanitarian field.

Under the auspices of Prof. Tomáš Zima, MD., DSc., the Rector of Charles University in Prague


When and where:

Friday, 3rdNovember 2017, 16:00 – 19:00

Charles University, Institute of EconomicStudies , room 109
Opletalova 26, 110 00
Prague

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Saturday, 4thNovember 2017, 9:30 – 16:00
University compound in Jinonice
(metro station Jinonice, line B – yellow)

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Who will participate

Representatives of institutions, NGO staff, journalists, academics and students.

Who can attend

Anyone driven to learn more about the humanitarian aid sector. The goal of the Congress is to increase general public, students, journalists and humanitarian and development workers awareness of humanitarian aid.

How to register

Simply fill in the registration form and pay the registration fee 100 CZK.