Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs
Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Studies (CHRHS)

Brown Humanitarian and Human Rights Training

In addition to our core CHRHS training initiatives, there is a wealth of humanitarian and human rights training programs being conducted across campus. Here we highlight the training and educational programs being conducted by our affiliated faculty, fellows, and other colleagues at Brown University.

Faculty in CDC project

Global Emergency Response & Recovery Partner Engagement

In support of the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) mandate to ensure rapid response to public health emergencies of international concern under the Global Health Security Agenda, this CDC-funded project is a Consortium between Brown University faculty and three operational humanitarian organizations, including International Medical Corps, Africa Humanitarian Action, and Mercy Malaysia. More >

IV bag for basic emergency care

WHO Basic Emergency Care Course

In partnership with Pontificia Universidad Javeriana and the Ministry of Health and the Division of Global Emergency Medicine at Brown University, Kate Moretti (Assistant Professor and Global Health Fellow) is working to pilot the WHO Basic Emergency Care course in Colombia.