Who We Work With

HDI works closely with individual scientific collaborators and strategic partners, both on campus and off campus, to carry out collaborative projects.


Strategic Collaborators and Partners

  • Congregations
  • Humanitarian relief organizations
  • Private research companies
  • Academic institutions
  • Faith-based relief organizations
  • Community groups
  • Non-profits
  • Healthcare agencies and hospitals
  • Local, state and federal government agencies

Campus Collaborators and Partners

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students
  • Programs, Centers, and Institutes

Focus of Collaboration

Topics and issues addressed in collaboration with HDI strategic partners cover a wide range of topics related to  disasters and humanitarian crises, including:

  • Preparedness
  • Disaster relief 
  • Community development
  • International development
  • Environmental policy
  • Social justice
  • Property rights
  • Psychological trauma
  • Economic factors

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