This online training is specifically designed for people supporting refugees in grassroots projects. It is especially ideal for first-time volunteers and for those volunteering with refugees for the first time.
This course will help you to understand and apply the Core Humanitarian Standard which will improve the quality, accountability and effectiveness of your humanitarian responses.
An interactive, scenario-focused pathway that introduces the core skills and knowledge needed to volunteer in the humanitarian sector.
Learn the principles guiding humanitarian response to modern emergencies and the challenges faced in the field today. (5 weeks)
Learn how to build effective teams, be a great team player and manage team conflict. (4 weeks)
This award-winning course is a great starter programme for anyone at the beginning of their journey working with displaced people. (3 weeks, free version is available)
This online training is specifically designed for people supporting refugees in grassroots projects. It is especially ideal for first-time volunteers and for those volunteering with refugees for the first time. (2 weeks)
You will explore the long history of humanitarianism, learning about the important principles and values that underpin it. You’ll also discover how humanitarianism works across the globe, understanding how responses to disasters are coordinated and learning more about the various bodies involved. (2 weeks)
Combining principles of psychological well-being, intercultural communication, interpretation and conflict management, this course will help you to understand who refugees are and how you can support their integration in the receiving countries. (3 weeks)
The world is moving, but not all opinions and governments are willing to accept this poorly understood reality. The issue affects both states and the planet, in a process of globalisation and of regionalisation of migrations, and raises new questions for international relations, now including the South. This course aims at improving knowledge of the subject, addressing the key issues raised by international migration, and assessing the trends of tomorrow. (23 hours)
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“We are promoting a movement of learning, designed to better prepare young people about to travel abroad for the first time, and travellers of all ages looking to give back through their time, with the skills and mindsets they need to be of ‘service,’ not just for a few weeks on a volunteer trip, but for the rest of their lives.”