CAS Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation in Humanitarian Action 2019

Objectives

  • Analyse the communication environment in which Humanitarian Action evolves
  • Master concepts, methodologies and major related tools and processes in order to design the most suited Communication, Advocacy and Negotiation strategies
  • Critically review past and current Humanitarian Communication and Humanitarian Principles
  • Reflect on, critically review one’s own practice and make recommendations

Audience

Professional working in humanitarian action wishing to review or improve his competencies in communication, advocacy and humanitarian negotiation
Communication professional and specialist wishing to use his acquired experience and skills in the humanitarian sector

Programme

7 weeks:

  • Humanitarian Communication: Concepts and Framework
  • Dialogue with Communities
  • Designing an Advocacy Strategy
  • Media and Humanitarian Action: Approaches and Challenges
  • Representation to create Relationship: Strategy and Ethical Concerns
  • Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings
  • Personal Assignment

This programme is part of CERAH’s training offer including one MAS, one DAS and one CAS with 5 specialisations.

Director(s)

Prof. Doris SCHOPPER, Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH), a joint Centre of the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), Geneva

Coordinator(s)

Jean-Marc BIQUET, CERAH

Diploma delivered jointly with

Université de Genève, IHEID

Duration

29 April 2019 - 14 June 2019
10 ECTS credits
180 Teaching hours
7 weeks

Language

English

Format

On-site

Information

+41 (0)22 908 44 53
cerahgeneve(at)unige.ch

Location

Genève

Registration

Registration deadline

15 April 2019

Fees

CHF 5'000.-

Number of participants

Le nombre de participants est adapté à la pédagogie choisie.

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