719 training programs
Online Post Graduate Diploma in Water Hygiene and Sanitation (WASH)
Deadline for Registration: 30th June 2018
Mode of Learning: Online Learning
Start Date: 1st July 2018 ;End Date: 30th June 2019 (One Year)
Course Duration: One Year (2 hours per day)
The impact of long hours, insecure environments, chronic stress, and traumatic incidents affect both the physical and emotional wellbeing of humanitarian professionals. They can experience anxiety, post-traumatic stress, depression and burnout.
As a result, even the most committed and experienced of them can become unable to function at their best, meaning that crisis-affected people may not be receiving the assistance and protection that they need. Investing in humanitarian staff wellbeing and resilience has therefore become a necessity.
The Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) at Coventry University is delighted to have been designated as a partner university for the Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships for courses starting in September 2018.
On a global scale aquaculture has been growing steadily in the past decades. The global demand for aquaculture products is driven by an increasing world population, stagnant capture fisheries production and a growing awareness of the positive impact of consumption of fish and other aquatic products on human health. Fish and other seafood have become important export commodities for several developing countries. Especially in East, South and S.E. Asia aquaculture is a well-established and growing sector.
Every year it becomes clearer that climate change is happening at a rapid pace and that it will have a profound impact on agriculture and management of natural resources. Without appropriate responses, climate change is likely to constrain economic development and poverty reduction efforts.
Local fresh food markets and value chains are potential vehicles to achieve inclusive development, food and nutrition security, and poverty reduction. This course provides a platform for professionals where experiences in these domains are shared, and strategic action plans for positive change developed.
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The Social Change School Full eLearning Tool-Based Master Programme.
Rights based approach to food and nutrition security
There are an estimated 805 million people undernourished in the world, who go to bed hungry every day. One in eight persons world-wide suffers from life-long negative impact of undernutrition. Children are the most obvious victims. Not only increased morbidity and mortality is observed, but also learning disabilities, delayed cognitive development and poor health.
Provide health professionals with the public health knowledge and epidemiological tools to assess the health impacts of disasters and conflicts on affected communities.
HOW THE COURSE WILL BE RUN
Face-to-face classes will be given by international experts with extensive experience in humanitarian settings. These will be complemented by exercise sessions where the concepts taught will be put into practice.
This Master level short course in Humanitarian Shelter Coordination is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in partnership with the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) at Oxford Brookes University.
The Human Rights Law Centre of the University of Nottingham is now accepting applications for a 10-week residential course designed to give an in-depth understanding of international human rights standards through seminars, guest lectures, workshops, visits, tutorials and conferences. The course provides valuable insight and contextual knowledge of the practical operation of human rights law for those interested in human rights protection.
IMAS EOD Level 3+ course at MAT Kosovo, The World Premier IMAS EOD School.
The aim of the course is to instruct students, who are already Level 3 (IMAS) certified, to the required levels of knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to perform the duties & tasks (during EOD Operations) of a qualified IMAS Level 3+ EOD Operator in humanitarian mine action. The levels of competency training will meet IMAS 09.30; Explosive Ordnance Disposal Level 3+ Criteria.
Media, Peace, and Conflict
18 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Professor Daniela Ingruber
CAS in MIGRATION and DIVERSITY
The Certificate of Advanced Studies in Migration and Diversity analyzes changes in social structures and cultural processes owing to migration. It teaches the skills to engage with others, create solutions that turn problems into opportunities, and explores conditions for larger social inclusion.
11 Jun 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
Professor Manish Thapa
Distance Learning Certificate of Advanced Studies - Designing Strategies and Projects for Humanitarian Action.
This Certificate aims to reinforce the knowledge and skills that you require to confront current challenges faced by humanitarian actors working in complex environments. The course emphasizes adaptive and flexible strategies and projects. It focuses on your actual working environment and enables you to reflect on your current practice as you learn.
In this course, participants will have the opportunity to go through the entire project cycle, seeing how an intervention unfolds from the assessment to the evaluation stage while testing various tools. The course is based on the Result-Based Management concept and uses the logical framework as a tool.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
You want to know how advocacy can be developed to improve health care for people in crises situations? This short course will be of interest for you: Improve your skills and discover new tools to develop effective advocacy strategies for humanitarian interventions in the area of health.
The course is delivered in partnership with Médecins sans Frontières (MSF).
Communication, advocacy and negotiation in humanitarian settings confront two main challenges:
the ability to build positive relations with affected populations, authorities and journalists and
the capacity to lobby a defended cause, in order to raise awareness
The understanding of different communication needs, stages and strategies is as vital to converse with stakeholders as it is to produce and receive information.