CAS Health of Populations Affected by Humanitarian Emergencies – 2019

Objectives

• Formulate, implement, and review relevant humanitarian health interventions taking into account ethical issues, humanitarian principles, coordination mechanisms and the national context • Identify and prioritise health problems and determine ways to address them in a variety of humanitarian contexts • Choose among various methodological and technical tools to identify health needs and respond appropriately • Analyse dilemmas of health action in crises

Audience

Health professional working in humanitarian or development projects
Humanitarian worker of various backgrounds managing health projects
Health professional wishing to move into the humanitarian sector

Programme

7 weeks: Health in Humanitarian Crises: how to set priorities • Epidemic Diseases • Nutritional Crises: Origins, Consequences and Interventions • Sexual and Reproductive Health • Violence and its Impact on Health • Chronic Diseases • Personal work

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)

Prof. Doris SCHOPPER, CERAH and Dr. Anne Golaz, CERAH, University of Geneva

Diploma delivered jointly with

University of Geneva, IHEID

Duration

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

Language

English

Format

On-site

Informations

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

Location

Genève

Registration

Registration deadline

15 April 2019
10 days before the beginning of the course

Fees

CHF 5'000.-

Number of participants

Le nombre de participants est adapté à la pédagogie choisie.