New York Liaison Office

 

Fordham University, Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA) hosts ACUNS’ New York Liaison Office

About IIHA
The Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA) prepares current and future aid workers with the knowledge and skills needed to respond effectively in times of humanitarian crisis and disaster. Our courses are borne of an interdisciplinary curriculum that combines academic theory with the practical experience of seasoned humanitarian professionals.

Contact info:
Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs
Canisius Hall | Fordham University Rose Hill
2546 Belmont Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458
Phone: 718-817-5694
Email: [email protected]
Website:
www.fordham.edu/iiha

Social Media:
Facebook: CIHC and IIHA
Twitter: @iiha_fordham

 

Officer: Brendan Cahill
Brendan CahillĀ is the Executive Director of the Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs (IIHA) at Fordham University. For nearly twenty years he has created, directed and taught humanitarian programs throughout the world, including South Africa, Kenya, India, Egypt, Myanmar, Kuala Lumpur, South Korea, Nepal, Sudan, Colombia, Nicaragua, Spain, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, England and the United States. He established one of the first Masters programs in Humanitarian Action in the world, and, to date, has trained over 3,000 mid career aid professionals from over 135 countries. Recently, New York State Department of Education has approve a new Master of Science program in Humanitarian Studies, a program that will bring skills and experience to those interested in working in the humanitarian sector.