Media contacts

CHA’s communications team is available for all media enquiries from Monday to Friday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm CEST/CET. You can reach us by phone +491590 681 8524 or by email:

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Digital press kit

Please go to the German website for press releases.

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CHA in the media

Here you will find a selection of media interviews, commentaries and press reports.

  • Ralf Südhoff in the news on European coordination of humanitarian action

    Ralf Südhoff in the news on European coordination of humanitarian action

    During the European Humanitarian Forum in Brussels, several interviews and guest articles were published on the topic of better cooperation between European actors.

CHA in specialist forums

Here you will find a selection of publications in professional publications.

  • Article on climate change and humanitarian action in "Wissenschaft & Frieden"

    Article on climate change and humanitarian action in "Wissenschaft & Frieden"

    In the current issue of “Wissenschaft & Frieden”, CHA researcher Andrea Steinke explains what possible ways she sees for humanitarian action to meet the challenges posed by the climate crisis. [German]


COVID-19, climate change, racism, more and more people in need – humanitarian aid is facing major challenges. In the new CHA podcast CHAtroom, practitioners from the humanitarian aid sector speak out and testify how they engage.

  • CHAtroom #17: Prioritisation in humanitarian action

    Ralf Südhoff discusses with Hugo Slim which criteria should be used to prioritise humanitarian aid in the future.


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