The WASH Environmentalal Collection collates resources from UNICEF, USAID, WASH Alliance International, WaterAid, and others which disucss the relationship between WASH and Environmental Sustainability in Humanitarian Contexts. This Collections contains guidelines, fact sheets, case studies, and briefing notes to aid humanitarian practitioners on incorporating environmental sustainability in natural disaster or conflicts settings. This collection is an integral part of a wide channel about Environmental Sustainability.
This collection focuses on the effects of HIV and AIDS on children in conflict and post-conflict situations. Resources are from organizations such as Avert, Reliefweb, UNICEF, and others. They offer information pertaining to testing and diagnosing the disease, as well as the consequences of armed conflict, barriers to testing and treatment, the role of emergencies on the crises, and pathways of advocacy.
This Collection focuses on how women and children are affected by HIV/AIDS in conflict and post-conflict situations. The resources herein acknowledge the vulnerability of women and children and examine how situations such as rape, GBV, and conflicts can increase the risks of HIV/AIDS.
This collection presents a set of free online courses related to management and leadership. They are published by Alison, DisasterReady, and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), ETH Zurich, nadel.
This collection provides a range of free online courses related to monitoring and evaluation in humanitarian settings. They are published by ALNAP, DisasterReady, OCHA, UNEP, and UNICEF.
This collection presents a set of free online courses related to the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and innovation in humanitarian settings. The courses cover various topics including ecosystems, the environment, climate change, public health, non-communicable diseases, and sustainable peacebuilding. They are published by various e-learning platforms such as ATHA, Coursera, PHAP, UNICEF, and UNITAR.
This Collection is intended to provide a unique set of free online courses and training related to humanitarian settings. These free online courses are mainly directed to various humanitarians and practitioners covering different topics such as financial management, cash and voucher assistance, market analysis, communication, civil-military coordination, global health, and other training courses about the pricniples of UN Women. They are published in 2019 by various e-learning platforms such as CaLP, CDAC, DisasterReady, IFRC, and UN Women.
This collection provides a group of free online courses and training programs about the protection of vulnerable groups and the basics of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) to humanitarian practitioners. These online courses give participants the chance to gain theoretical and practical knowledge of the protection cluster and human rights. They are published by Coursera, DisasterReady, edX, Humanitarian Leadership Academy, ICRC, IOM, PHAP, The Alliance and UNHCR.
This collection provides a group of free online courses and training programs related to humanitarian essentials and principels. They are published by DisasterReady, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and UNOCHA.
This collection presents a set of e-learning platforms providing free online courses and trainings in the field of food security and nutrition in humanitarian settings. They are published in 2019 by Coursera, FutureLearn and WFP.
This collection presents a group of e-learning platforms providing free online courses and training related to the field of safety, security and staff care in humanitarian settings. The are published in 2019 by various free online platforms such as ADRA, FORS & SALANGA, AKDA, Building Better Response, Class Central, DisasterReady, edX, Global CCCM Cluster Learning, Peace Operation Training Institute, The Alliance E-Learning, Human Rights Careers, Sphere and Urban Good Practice.
This collection of free e-learning platforms and courses pertain to the topic of shelter. They are aimed at humanitarian practioners hoping to expand their knowledge of the shelter and settlement sector. Resources come from DisasterReady and Global CCCM Cluster Learning
This collection of e-learning resources contains free courses pertaining to WASH. From the DisasterReady website, these are courses centered on an introduction to WASH, promotion of WASH management and technical project managment.
This collection presents a free e-learning platform providing online courses and training related to CCCM. These courses are provided by Global CCCM Cluster.
This is a collection on HIV and AIDS in conflict and post- conflict situations, it examines the negative effects of humanitarian crises such as conflict and displacement on people living with HIV and AIDS as well as their increased vulnerability to HIV and AIDS. This collection is comprised of resources from organizations like UNAIDS, USAID, PEPFAR, UNICEF/UNHCR,IASC and ECHO.
This collection includes materials related to elderly people's mental and sociopsychological needs in humanitarian contexts. Often overshadowed in mainstream literature, these materials address the sociopsychological needs of seniors, especially in times of crises, disasters, and in areas lacking coherent policies for those affected. These resources are published by CMHS, Cogent Social Science, HelpAge, Age Action, FAO, the International Federation on Aging, Global Alzheimer’s & Dementia Action Alliance, Alzheimer’s Disease International, and Alzheimer’s Pakistan. This Collection completes the series of available collections for elderly in the Humanitarian Library and is part of a broader Channel on this topic entitled Elderly in Humanitarian Emergencies.
This Collection provides a set of resources addressing how to best to deal with elderly people in times of displacement in humanitarian emergencies. As proven by mainstream humanitarian literature, shelter and displacement issues are generally dealt with by responding immediately to the urgent needs of those involved. This Collection aims to specifically address the issues of displacenment and shelter in relation to the elderly in emergency situations and make available various coping mechanisms and guidelines for those affected. Resources come from agencies such as HelpAge International, UNHCR, and Ennonline. This collection is a part of a larger channel entitled the Elderly in the Humanitarian Emergencies Channel.
This collection presents crucial resources, published by HelpAge Internationa, WHO, Trauma Monthly, Humanitarian Practice Network HPN; related to humanitarian responses to the needs of elderly and disabled people in terms of health, food and nutrition. These resources shed the light on the 'invisibility' of the elderly people as a vulnerable category in the humanitarian settings, i.e, there are no sufficient humanitarian responses to their health and nurtrition needs. This collection is interconnectedly associated with Protection and Elderly and WASH and Elderly Collections, which are all housed within the Elderly in the Humanitarian Setting/ Emergencies Channel.
(EN) Faced with the largest population outflow in Latin America and the Caribbean - LAC of recent years, this Collection presents crucial resources published by organizations participating in the Inter-Angency Mixed Migration Flow Group - GIFMM responding to the needs of millions of refugees and migrants from Venezuela, and host communities in Colombia. This Collection is the first in of its kind focusing on the most pressing humanitrian crisis in LAC. The resources available on this Collection provide practical knowledge to respond to the needs of Venezuelans on the move and securing their social and economic inclusion in the communities reciving them. This Collection focuses on four key areas: direct emergency assistance, protection, socio - economic and cultural integration and strengthening capacity in Colombia. (SP) Frente al mayor flujo migratorio en América Latina y el Caribe (ALC) en los últimos años, ésta Colección presenta documentos publicados por organizaciones que participan en el Grupo Inter- Agencial de Flujos Migratorios Mixtos - GIFMM, y que están respondiendo a las necesidades de millones de refugiados y migrantes de Venezuela y comunidades de acogida en Colombia. Esta Colección es la primera de su tipo centrada en una de las crisis humanitarias más apremiantes en ALC. Los recursos disponibles en esta Colección proporcionan conocimientos prácticos para responder a las necesidades de los venezolanos en tránsito y asegurar su inclusión social y económica en las comunidades que los reciben. Ésta Colección se enfoca en cuatro áreas clave: asistencia directa de emergencia, protección, integración socioeconómica y cultural y fortalecimiento de las capacidades en Colombia.
Over the past 15 years, the Shelter Meeting has developed and supported a global community of practice of humanitarian technical practitioners through a biannual conference, with participation in-person and through live video conferencing. Presentations and discussion worldwide include the prioritisation of common activities, sharing good practice and the peer review of projects.