NOHA is an international association of universities that aims to enhance professionalism in humanitarian action through education & trainingresearch & publications and projects. As a network of academic institutions, NOHA brings a university ethos to the existing humanitarian principles that govern humanitarian action. NOHA seeks to increase professionalism and quality of humanitarian action. NOHA also develops area of academy, providing possibilities for young researchers and advanced scientists to analyze deeper the area of humanitarian action.

NOHA Network on Humanitarian Action was born from the idea that higher educational institutions have an essential role to play in enhancing professionalism in the delivery of humanitarian aid through education.

NOHA in short

  • Founded in 1993
  • Network of 12 European and 5 global partner universities
  • Joint Master Degree in International Humanitarian Action
  • 4 annual thematic schools and an undergraduate module
  • Journal of International Humanitarian Action
  • 150+ professors and lecturers
  • 3,500+ graduates and an active NOHA Alumni Community

NOHA Spring School 2020!

NOHA Spring School 2020 has been cancelled due to coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.


Dr. Gabija Grigaitė-Daugirdė – NOHA Director
Lina Urbaitė – NOHA Coordinator
Public Law Department

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