Short course Sexual and Reproductive Health in Humanitarian Crises
Period18 May 2020 - 22 May 2020
Registration deadline11 May 2020
Total fees: CHF 1’500.-
Deposit: (upon acceptance of admission): CHF 200.-
There are no available scholarship for this programme.
- Provide mid-level and senior managers the knowledge and skills required to conceive an understanding of sexual and reproductive health issues in emergencies
- Provide them with skills to coordinate the implementation of a minimum set of sexual and reproductive health interventions at the onset of an emergency and as an integral part of health assistance programmes
Professional from other sectors who wishes to deepen his understanding of the contemporary humanitarian action and understand how to transfer his acquired competencies in that sector
Post-graduate students with internship experience who wants to work in humanitarian action
- Overview and Coordination of SRH in Crisis
- Communication and Advocacy
- Gender Base Violence
- Coordinating Maternal and Newborn Health
- Family Planning
- HIV Prevention and Programming
- Coordinating Abortion Care
- Logistics, Monitoring and Evaluation
Prof. Karl BLANCHET, 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
Addressing reproductive health in crisis situations is essential for the realisation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD Cairo, 1994), where the needs of populations surviving crises were stated: “All migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and displaced persons should receive basic education and health services.
CERAH offers a one-week intensive course on Sexual and Reproductive Health in Emergencies. This course was developed jointly with the Norwegian Refugee Council’s standby roster NORCAP and UNFPA.
- Capacity of critical, reflective and strategic thinking and analysis.
- Excellent command of English