The academy for humanitarian action (aha) is a co-operation between leading academic institutions and partners from the humanitarian sector. Through the Akademie der Ruhr-Universit├Ąt gGmbH, aha offers needs-oriented and innovative training programs for structured personnel development in humanitarian organizations. It is located at the intersection of humanitarian practice and research and pools the expertise from over 25 years of work in the humanitarian sector. The aim is to support humanitarians in their continuous effort to further improve the quality of their work, address new challenges and meet important needs for reform. To do so, aha offers a wide range of different training courses on topics related to humanitarian action.