Training modules on Shelter, based on the guidelines Transitional Settlement Displaced Populations are available to download as free shareware through Shelter Training. The tutorials support independent learning and are intended to give specialists a good grounding in how the transitional settlement sector operates.
Trainers can pick and choose the content they want to communicate and download the specific files – the site has been designed to be suitable with low bandwidth internet access. Further details of these features and the design of the slides are given in the presentation.
Details the launch of Shelter Library. Shelter Library is a free resource of material from a wide range of humanitarian organizations. It is an online environment where humanitarian organisations allow their work to be indexed and shared.
The library is designed to be functional with low bandwidth internet access and allows previewing of documents before download. The presentation looks at the way documents are referenced and at the methods available for finding specific files.