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Welcome to BELA Hub, where we catalyze lasting advancements in governance and crisis management. Situated in the heart of Berlin, our hub serves as a nexus for research, training, and collaboration aimed at ensuring the continuity of government operations and critical services during emergencies.

About Us

Empowering Resilient Societies through Crisis Governance"

BELA Hub brings together experts, policymakers, and practitioners dedicated to enhancing resilience in governance. Through interdisciplinary approaches, we address complex challenges and foster innovative solutions that empower communities and uphold democratic principles in times of crisis.


Our Mission

Our mission at BELA Hub is to equip stakeholders with the knowledge and tools necessary to navigate emergencies effectively, ensuring the uninterrupted functioning of essential governmental functions and services. We strive to promote sustainable governance practices that enhance societal resilience and foster inclusive and responsive governance systems.



Area of Expertise

With a specialized focus on crisis governance, the BELA Hub excels in ensuring the continuity of government operations and critical services during emergencies. Leveraging expertise in policy development, emergency management, and governance structures, the hub conducts comprehensive research, develops guidelines, and provides training to equip stakeholders with the necessary knowledge and tools to navigate crises effectively. By promoting sustainable governance practices and fostering collaboration among policymakers and practitioners, the BELA Hub contributes to building resilient and responsive governance systems that uphold democratic principles and protect societal well-being.


Our Partners

    Government agencies responsible for emergency management

    Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) focused on crisis response and governance

    Academic institutions specializing in public administration and policy analysis

    International organizations involved in disaster risk reduction and emergency preparedness

Our Work

BELA Hub conducts extensive research on crisis governance and the continuity of government operations, aiming to develop guidelines and best practices for maintaining critical services during emergencies. Through training programs and workshops, the hub equips policymakers and practitioners with the necessary skills to navigate crises effectively. Additionally, BELA Hub organizes events to facilitate knowledge exchange and collaboration among stakeholders, fostering resilient governance systems.

Our Services



Dive into our cutting-edge research across various domains. Our work aims to provide insightful analyses and solutions to complex global challenges.



Stay updated on our upcoming events. From workshops to conferences, we host a range of activities designed to engage and inform our members and the broader community.


Technology Innovation

Learn about our initiatives to innovate technologies that address urgent needs in the politico-military, economic, environmental, and humanitarian fields.

Meet The Team


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Freie Universität Berlin, Kaiserswerther Str. 16-18, 14195 Berlin, Germany


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