Health & Sexual Violence in Humanitarian Settings

health of populations affected by humanitarian emergencies

Certificate of Advanced Studies – Health in Humanitarian Emergencies
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Maintaining and improving the health of populations affected by emergencies lies at the heart of humanitarian preparedness and responses.

Humanitarian professionals must be equipped with sufficient basic knowledge to be able to identify and monitor health problems during crises, and to develop effective and appropriate intervention strategies in complex situations.

 What you can expect from this course

For humanitarian workers called on to manage health programmes this course delivers the key knowledge and skills needed to create effective health interventions

For health professionals wishing to move into the humanitarian sector, this course will deliver the awareness and skills to adapt their knowledge to the humanitarian context.