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Updates

21 entries found
15 Dec 2014 description
report RedR UK

This paper has been commissioned by RedR to identify gaps in skills, technology, and knowledge in urban humanitarian response in order to inform RedR’s project Ready to Respond which is looking to address these gaps in two specific areas:

09 Dec 2014 description
report RedR UK

On Saturday 6th December, the first RedR UK-trained NHS staff left the UK to help the fight against Ebola.

The 26 Doctors, nurses and paramedics, who have volunteered to live and work in Sierra Leone spent a week learning humanitarian skills including safety and security, and psychological support.

12 May 2014 description
report RedR UK

‘I carried my nephews through the surges the typhoon caused. I was a council worker, but I found myself up to my neck in water, with two boys raised above my head to keep them safe.’ Kenneth Renera was one of the estimated 11 million people caught in and affected by Typhoon Haiyan, which struck the Philippines on November 8-9 2013.

Today, thanks in part to RedR UK, he is one of millions of Philippines nationals working to ensure he, his community, and his country recover, and are better protected in future.

31 Jan 2014 description
report RedR UK

The ongoing conflict in northern Kenya and Somalia has seen the region become increasingly unstable. KIRA, an ongoing programme led by RedR and UNOCHA, ran an orientation session in the region last month to engage with local stakeholders from the affected communities.

03 Sep 2013 description

Executive Summary

This evaluation report aims to provide an independent assessment of the performance of the Kenya Initial Rapid Assessment (KIRA) in phase I from June 2012 – May.

Jobs

3 entries found
01 Mar 2015 description
job Closing date: 06 Mar 2015 RedR UK

RedR and the work we do
Each year millions of people around the world feel the effects of natural disaster and conflict. RedR is an international charity that improves the effectiveness of disaster relief, helping save and rebuild the lives of people affected by disaster worldwide. We do this by delivering essential training and support to relief organizations and their staff, and by supplying skilled professionals to humanitarian programmes.

23 Feb 2015 description
job Closing date: 08 Mar 2015 RedR UK

About RedR

Each year millions of people around the world feel the effects of natural disaster and conflict. RedR is an international charity that improves the effectiveness of disaster relief, helping save and rebuild the lives of people affected by disaster worldwide. We do this by delivering essential training and support to relief organisations and their staff, and by supplying skilled professionals to humanitarian programmes.

10 Feb 2015 description
job Closing date: 23 Mar 2015 RedR UK

Due to the humanitarian crisis in Syria and the expansion of capacity building activities in the Middle East, RedR UK is looking for experienced, qualified training professionals to join our pool of RedR UK Associate Trainers. Associate trainers with RedR UK are listed on our consultant database and offered training work as and when needed and paid a daily rate. For this reason we cannot guarantee regular training opportunities. However, given current levels of demand we anticipate there will be many opportunities in the coming months.

Training

31 entries found
19 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Mar 2015 Training date: 28 Jun 2015 to 02 Jul 2015 RedR UK

FINANCE AND BUDGET MANAGEMENT

BIOFORCE TRAINING WITH REDR ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

About the course

Finance and budget management are the backbone of any organisation. Everyone working to achieve an NGO’s objectives has an important role to play in ensuring effective and proper use of financial resources. However, basic financial management skills are often lacking and financial management too often gets side-lined during programme implementation.

19 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Mar 2015 Training date: 21 Jun 2015 to 25 Jun 2015 RedR UK

“HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT(5 days)”

BIOFORCE TRAINING WITH REDR ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

About the course

Adequate human resource management goes beyond hiring and training, particularly in the humanitarian sector where staff face stressful situations in and out of the workplace. Understanding good human resource practices is key in managing staff in any organization. There is a need to build the capacity of relief workers in this area for efficient and productive team development.

19 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Mar 2015 Training date: 14 Jun 2015 to 18 Jun 2015 RedR UK

“Practical Financial Management for NGOs: Getting the Basics Right(5 days) “

By Mango With Administrative Support from RedR

Financial management is the lifeblood of an organisation. Everyone working to achieve an NGO’s objectives has an important role to play in ensuring effective and proper use of financial resources. However, basic financial management skills are often lacking and financial management too often gets side-lined during programme implementation.

18 Feb 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Mar 2015 Training date: 30 Mar 2015 to 03 Apr 2015 RedR UK

About the course:

19 Jan 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Mar 2015 Training date: 20 Mar 2015 RedR UK

About the course

This 1 day training course aims to improve the understanding of the role of guards and to ensure the
standardized practices and procedural responses that keep sites and people safe are followed in both
standard and emergency situations.

What does the workshop cover?
By the end of the course participants will be able to: