The fundamental of humanitarian action | Lyon | 16-20 septembre 2019

Obtain a diploma at your own pace

This skills-based training course is part of a larger diploma course named Humanitarian Programme Manager (HPM): you will thus be joining a group of trainees attending this entire diploma course. If you are interested in this diploma but unable to attend this several-week-long training programme, please note that we offer the possibility to attend its 5 other modules at your own pace.

By attending this skills-based training course, you will know:​

  • To provide participants with thorough knowledge of the humanitarian sector and issues at stake.
  • The different categories of actors and their mandates within the sector, how they work together and evolve.
  • The legal and ethical framework, Quality & Accountability (Q&A) initiatives.
  • The essential challenges facing the humanitarian community.

Is this training for me?

Persons already working or willing to work as a manager in the humanitarian sector.

mandatory Bachelor’s degree B.A. English language level required: B2 minimum (according to European language levels - Self Assessment Grid)

Tentative schedule

Day 1: Introduction to the humanitarian sector : actors + systems
Day 2, 3, 4: Introduction to main quality and accountability initiatives : quality initiatives and applications in programme management + accountability and its applications in programme management & International Humanitarian Law, Ethics & Principles
Day 5: Challenges in the humanitarian sector

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This open training course is part of the “Humanitarian Programme Manager” diploma course. Did you know that you can get this diploma at your own pace by attending all the open training courses that it is made up of, spread out over up to 4,5 years? Further information here.

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Date de formation: 
Monday 16 Sep 2019 to Friday 20 Sep 2019
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Age minimum à l'entrée en formation: 
800 €

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