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26 Oct 2011 description

CERAH/ELRHA Conference on humanitarian education and training

In focus : Articulating an agenda for humanitarian education and training

Tim O’Dempsey, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Theme 3 Humanitarian Education and Training as a Collaborative Enterprise

Introduction

Humanitarian Assistance has become a rapidly expanding, multi-billion dollar, global industry with an estimated workforce of approximately 250,000 that impacts directly on the lives, livelihoods, health and wellbeing of millions of the world’s most vulnerable people.

26 Oct 2011 description

CERAH/ELRHA Conference on humanitarian education and training

In focus : Articulating an agenda for humanitarian education and training

Catherine Russ – Professionalisation Advisor ELRHA

Theme 2 - An International Framework for Professional Development

Introduction

26 Oct 2011 description

CERAH/ELRHA Conference on humanitarian education and training

In focus : Articulating an agenda for humanitarian education and training

Jess Camburn - ELRHA

Theme 1 - What Knowledge and Skills for Humanitarian Workers?

Introduction

01 May 2010 description

This new publication from CERAH presents a global overview of university training and education programmes in humanitarian action. It is the result of collaboration with academia worldwide to identify programmes and bring the information to humanitarian practitioners and humanitarian organisations, and to universities interested in initiating humanitarian education and training. It identifies and systematically presents 77 programmes offered to practising or entry-level humanitarian workers at undergraduate, postgraduate and professional levels of study.

Training

7 entries found
16 Jun 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jun 2017 Training date: 04 Sep 2017 to 08 Jun 2018 University of Geneva

Overview

The MBA in International Organizations Management (IO-MBA) is a unique program designed for individuals who aspire to managerial positions in an IO, NGO, or Social Enterprise, and for existing managers who wish to enhance their skills with a view to taking on greater responsibility in their own organization.

25 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jun 2017 Training date: 30 Jun 2017 to 04 Jul 2017 University of Geneva

Project Management

June 30, July 3, 4, 2017, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

  • How to initiate and define a project in line with the specificities of the project, resources and context?
  • Which management, methods and pragmatic tools should you choose or design?
  • How to integrate and manage the project within the organization and the stakeholders?
  • How to plan, design, implement, monitor, control, evaluate and close the project?

25 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Jul 2017 Training date: 06 Jul 2017 to 11 Jul 2017 University of Geneva

Change and knowledge management

July 6, 7, 10, 11, 2017 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

  • How to systematically optimize the creation, the transfer and the sharing of knowledge within and between organizations?
  • How to transfer best practices in projects, programs and changing organizations in order to benefit of existing knowledge?
  • How to manage changes within the organization in a sustainable way?

    Lecturer: Prof. Jean-Yves Mercier, University of Geneva

25 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2017 Training date: 12 Jul 2017 to 17 Jul 2017 University of Geneva

Leadership

July 12, 13, 14, 17, 2017 from 9:00 am to 06:00 pm

  • How to mobilize, motivate and lead members, volunteers and collaborators?
  • How to manage across cultures?
  • How to manage teams in complex situations?
  • How to identify your own leadership style and its influence on both individual and group performance?

    Lecturer: Claudio Chiacchiari, Saisir le temps, Geneva

25 Apr 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 18 Jul 2017 Training date: 19 Jul 2017 to 24 Jul 2017 University of Geneva

Financial management and accountability

July 19, 20, 21, 24, 2017 from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm

  • How to design and analyse financial statements of an NPO?
  • How to plan and forecast budgets and control expenditure?
  • How to set-up relevant and effective internal controls and risk management?

    Lecturers: Sophie Pagnetti, KPMG, Virginie Blumet, WWF, Fabrice Ressicaud, Médecins Sans Frontières