Leadership Survey Report
What leaders of international NGOs think about the future of the aid and humanitarian sector. Download the report
The Centre for Humanitarian Leadership is transforming humanitarian leaders and influencing how humanitarian organisations, and the system, respond to the increasingly complex humanitarian environment.
We are of a team of experienced humanitarian leaders and academics committed to transforming the way humanitarian aid is delivered.
Bespoke leadership development and training programs.
Academic research and policy.
Globally recognised events for the challenging conversations.
The Centre offers accredited courses designed by working humanitarians that reflect the reality of crisis response efforts around the world, mixed with the solid, proven structure of Deakin University’s course delivery and assessment.
Our graduates are transforming their teams, organisations, and the way humanitarian aid is delivered in 82 countries around the world.
Our research agenda looks beyond the academic to how communities, organisations and individuals are meeting the challenge of leadership in the humanitarian system and a changing world.
We specialise in convening groups of humanitarian actors with diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences, and create space for the challenging but necessary conversations about how to transform the humanitarian system.