Managing Spontaneous Volunteers in Times of Disaster: Participant Materials Full-day Classroom Training

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Some of the key objectives of this training material are; 1. Understand spontaneous volunteers and the benefits and burden they can bring 2. Identify the fundamentals of volunteer management in disaster response setting 3. Identify stakeholders in spontaneous volunteer management.

This resource is part of a Collection of similar guidelines entitled "Supporting and managing volunteers during emergencies." Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.