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15 Nov 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 29 Nov 2019 Training date: 06 Jan 2020 to 10 Jan 2020 CERAH - the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Using lectures, case studies and discussions, the general objective of the seminar is for participants to acquire the tools and skills adapted for effective advocacy of humanitarian interventions in the area of health.

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

14 Nov 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 90-minute course, learn why the integrated Refugee Health Information System (iRHIS) is important and how it is used to collect, verify and analyze health data for use in decision making during emergencies.

Objectives:

30 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Dec 2019 Training date: 03 Dec 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

30 Oct 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 10-minute Ready to Go Mobile Guide, you will learn about how antenatal care promotes the health and well-being of women and babies before, during and after pregnancy. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) designed this guide in collaboration with the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation to benefit community health professionals who already have some related training and technical experience. This guide provides guidance on antenatal care services, health promotion during pregnancy including diet and nutrition.

29 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 04 Dec 2019 Training date: 04 Dec 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

29 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Dec 2019 Training date: 05 Dec 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

15 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Jan 2020 Training date: 14 Apr 2020 to 24 Apr 2020 Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Millions of people do not have access to health care, because health systems in many countries are either non-existent or dramatically failing. Most of them live in areas chronically affected by violent conflict or slowly re-emerging from it.

15 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Feb 2020 Training date: 20 Apr 2020 to 05 Jun 2020 CERAH - the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action

OBJECTIVES

At the end of the course, you will be able to formulate and implement relevant humanitarian health interventions taking into account ethical issues, context prerogatives, humanitarian principles, coordination mechanisms and national contexts.

Learning outcomes in terms of knowledge

Understanding of:

03 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Nov 2019 Training date: 21 Nov 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

03 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Apr 2020 Training date: 11 May 2020 to 15 May 2020 University of Heidelberg

This course covers the theoretical framework and general concepts and principles of human rights, their relationship to and impact within the health sector.

It looks at the rights based approach in achieving the promise of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development to “leave no one behind,” with particular emphasis on health related SDGs.

02 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Nov 2019 Training date: 19 Nov 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

01 Oct 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Nov 2019 Training date: 20 Nov 2019 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

27 Sep 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 10-minute Ready to Go Mobile Guide, you will learn how to manage and provide proper care for traumatic dental injuries in an emergency. This resource provides guidelines on the care and treatment of dental injuries including enamel fractures, crown and root fractures, luxation, and avulsion. White Smile designed this guide in collaboration with the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation to benefit dentists and dental assistants working in an emergency or crisis situation. White Smile recommends that only certified dental professionals should practice dentistry.

26 Sep 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 10-minute Ready to Go Mobile Guide, you will learn how to prepare for and respond to a medical emergency while traveling and working onsite for a local or international relief and development organization. AHT Insurance designed this guide in collaboration with the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation to inform humanitarians, field staff, and volunteers on how to take proper actions if an incident or medical emergency should occur while traveling or working in a field location.

26 Sep 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 10-minute Ready to Go Mobile Guide, you will learn how to provide competent, compassionate, and confidential care for survivors of sexual assault and gender-based violence. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) designed this guide in collaboration with the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation to benefit health care professionals who already have some training and technical experience in gender-based violence management.

26 Sep 2019 description
training Ongoing course DisasterReady

In this 20-minute Ready to Go Mobile Guide, you will learn how to take safe, appropriate actions for infection prevention and control of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) while working in an Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU). Humanitarian U designed this guide in collaboration with the Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation for healthcare providers who already have some related training and technical experience in working with EVD.

20 Sep 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Nov 2019 Training date: 01 Oct 2019 to 26 Nov 2019 Abdul Jameel Latif Poverty Action Lab

"Travel" with our team to India and Kenya to see first-hand how rigorous health research is conducted in the field. This free, nine-week online course called "Measuring Health Outcomes in Field Surveys" explores the fundamentals of field-based health research through immersive, documentary-style learning. Participants will learn how to measure individual and population health, select health indicators and measurement tools, and design surveys, as well as explore practical issues related to safety, hygiene, and ethics.

06 Sep 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Nov 2019 Training date: 25 Nov 2019 to 29 Nov 2019 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Each year, a lot of resources are spent trying to modify human behaviour. While some intervention strategies are successful, many fall short of their intended goals. Research shows that those interventions most likely to achieve desired outcomes are based on a clear understanding of the targeted health behaviours and the environmental context in which they occur. Behaviour Change Communication (BCC) has been successfully used by various health promotion programs to improve the well being of target populations.

05 Sep 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Feb 2020 Training date: 01 Sep 2020 to 18 Dec 2020 CERAH - the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action

SUMMARY

The Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) aims to offer professionals a strong understanding of the contemporary humanitarian challenges through a comprehensive overview of conceptual and operational aspects of humanitarian past and present crises. Their study will allow participants to acquire the necessary tools in order to analyze, understand and engage in critical reflection on the response to nowadays humanitarian emergencies.

Over the course of their studies, participants will:

05 Sep 2019 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Feb 2020 Training date: 01 Sep 2020 to 22 Jul 2021 CERAH - the Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action

SUMMARY

The Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Action (MAS) is flexible and modular, allowing students to choose from two options to organize their studies - either a one year course, or a flexible 2-3 year course.

The MAS aims to develop managers' in-depth competencies. It provides them with a strong understanding of the main conceptual and operational aspects of humanitarian action as well as the capacity to define and implement strategic humanitarian responses.