Humanitarian HR Network

Our Humanitarian Human Resources (HHR) Network brings together HR practitioners and line managers in both the humanitarian and development sectors. It is our biggest network, improving the ability of participating organisations, both individually and as a community, to find, select, prepare and retain staff for humanitarian operation.


HHR conferences in 2017:

  • HHR Europe 2017 - 20-22 September, Helsinki, Finland. The theme will be he role of HR in enabling the localisation of aid.
  • HHR Asia 2017 - 27-29 November, Bangkok, Thailand. The conference will discuss how to build resilient organisations in a changing humanitarian sector.

HHR conferences in 2016:

  • HHR Europe 2016 - Barcelona, Spain, 8-10 June 2016. This year's conference examined the theme 'Organisational resilience: HR at the frontline'. 
  • HHR Africa 2016 - Nairobi, Kenya, 22-24 November 2016. More details will be available in the coming weeks.

HHR conferences in 2015:

Connect online

Our HHR network also has a LinkedIn group where people management practitioners in the humanitarian and developments sectors can share, connect, learn and discuss with peers in the sector. You can request to join the group here.