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Shelter Meeting 18 took place in Geneva on Friday 6th July 2018, on the theme of “The Settlements Approach and Urban Response”. You can search and download presentations from the meeting here. The event was led by Shelter Centre and IMPACT Initiatives in coordination with the Global Shelter Cluster Urban Settlements Working Group, was hosted by Club Suisse de la Presse and received generous funding from USAID OFDA and DG-ECHO. 144...
A collection related to HLP issues for shelters in urban settings.
A collection of resources related to Sheltering in urban settlements.
A collection of resources relating to the Typhoon Haiyan Shelter response.
This channel presents summary materials relating to the Technical Repair and Rehabilitation Guidelines for cross-border shelter operations in Syria. Upon request, additional channels will be created which present materials on specific sections of the Guidelines.
Date: 18. September 2018 - 9:00 to 20. September 2018 - 17:00
Location: London
Good management can't save a bad project, but poor management can easily ruin a good one. This course takes project management to the next level, using real life humanitarian and development projects to dive deeper into what tools, processes, and strategies are needed to ensure the right project is delivered to the right population, on time and on budget. Over the 3 days participants will critically analyse case study documents from complex...
Date: 6. August 2018 - 9:00 to 31. August 2018 - 17:00
ABOUT THE COURSE This course is about providing development and humanitarian professionals working in urban neighbourhoods to more effectively adapt, transform or negate the potential impact of natural hazards through the practice of disaster risk reduction (DRR) and resilience. How does the practice of DRR and resilience translate to complex, vibrant urban environments? What can we learn from the latest research and understanding of good...
Date: 3. September 2018 - 9:00 to 28. September 2018 - 17:00
OVERALL AIM (Help) Reduce the number of security incidents experienced in urban settings by humanitarian aid workers, through aid workers developing and employing a variety of tools used in a security risk framework ABOUT THE COURSE This Security in Urban Emergencies course gives participants exposure to the necessary skills and knowledge to: participate in the development of security strategies, from conducting context analyses, to how...
Date: 21. September 2018 - 9:00 to 28. September 2018 - 17:30
Location: London
ABOUT THE COURSE Aid agencies in recent urban emergencies have often lacked the ability to respond effectively in these environments. The urban context is much more complex than many rural or camp-focused emergencies, requiring specialist technical support to make immediate repairs to infrastructure that aid agencies don’t have the capacity to offer. International aid agencies are much less significant players in urban responses, as...
Date: 14. June 2018 - 13:30
http://media.ifrc.org/ifrc/course-initiative/master-level-short-course-shelter-settlements-emergencies-natural-disasters/ This course aims to equip participants with the skills required to design a shelter and settlements response in a humanitarian crisis after natural disasters. This Master level short course in Shelter and Settlements in Emergencies (Natural Disasters) is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red...