Designed to develop crucial logistics management skills, the new Humanitarian Logistics Management (HLM) training programme is a combination of core management modules and a specific 3-week supply chain management module developed in partnership with 5 major international NGOs: Action contre la Faim, Handicap International, Médecins du Monde, Médecins Sans Frontières and Solidarités International.
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A 3-month training built around the 3 humanitarian logistics manager’s core competencies:
Managing the Supply Chain Context analysis. Needs anticipation and logistics response. Information and equipment flows organization, coordination and follow-up (with other internal and external actors). Humanitarian purchase procedures and implementation (International supply characteristics). Negotiation techniques. Risks related to purchase and relevant control systems. Storage purpose and good warehouse management practice. Physical set-up and administrative management of a warehouse. Reliable and adequate transport in regard to context. Communication, reporting and learning building around planned and achieved activities.
Managing People & Organisations Strengthening organisational capacity. Change management. Quality & accountability in people management. Creating & developing trust in diverse teams. HR processes: HR organisation, recruitment, performance management, staff development. How to lead: leadership, management & delegation. Managing team safety and security.
Managing Programmes & Projects Project cycle management (PCM): assessment & analysis, planning & implementation, monitoring & evaluation. Cross-cutting issues in PCM (participation, targeting...). Quality & accountability in project management.
The Humanitarian Logistics Manager training ensures in-depth understanding of the sector and its evolutions through an additional 1-week module on the Framework of Humanitarian Aid, and integrates capacity building through a 1-week Training of Trainers module.
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