EDUCATION & TRAINING

7-WEEK COURSE Certificate of Advanced Studies - 10 ECTS credits

Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings
April 9th - May 25th, 2018

Communication during aid action projects confronts several important challenges. Humanitarian workers need to, often simultaneously, build positive relations with the affected populations, authorities and journalists, raise awareness and support, as well as lobby the cause they defend.

1-WEEK  Thematic Short Courses - 2 ECTS credits

Communication and Humanitarian Action 
December 3rd - 7th, 2018

Analyse the humanitarian communication environment, differentiate communication from information and understand opportunities and challenges brought by new media. Learn how to do a basic communication strategy.

Advocacy for Humanitarian Projects in Health
January 7th - 11th, 2019

Improve your skills and discover new tools to develop effective advocacy strategies for humanitarian interventions in the area of health.

Dialogue with Communities
April 16 - 20, 2018

Develop a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of challenges, opportunities and limits of the dialogue with com- munities, its theoretical basis and its practical implementation with a focus on communication aspects.

Designing an Advocacy Strategy for Humanitarian Action
April 23 - 27, 2018

Develop strategic skills to better analyse speci c contexts, map stakeholders, and design effective advocacy strategies in support of operational humanitarian projects.

Media and Humanitarian Action - Approaches and Challenges
April 30 -  May 4, 2018

Develop a global knowledge and understanding of the media landscape in humanitarian settings. Analyse the existing ap- proaches and challenges in order to optimize the interactions as aid actor.

Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings
May 14 - 18, 2018

Enhance your negotiation skills, including in crisis situations, by taking a strategic approach and understanding challenging humanitarian contexts.

5-WEEK Massive open online course (mooc)

Humanitarian Communication: Addressing Key Challenges
several times a year

Communication in humanitarian settings is key to ensuring effective key programme implementation and beneficiaries' satisfaction. This course allows participants to gain some of the competencies by focusing on the main challenges of communication in humanitarian settings and the means to address these challenges.