Short course Sexual Violence in Conflict Setttings and Emergencies
Period9 September 2019 - 13 September 2019
Registration deadline26 August 2019
Total fees: CHF 1’500.-
Deposit: (upon acceptance of admission): CHF 200.-
There are no available scholarship for this programme.
- Explain the phenomenon of sexual violence in conflict/emergencies
- Identify and assess the extent and causes of sexual violence in a specific context
- Clarify ethical and “Do no harm” options to improve the operational response in terms of prevention, assistance and protection activities for victims
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
The TSC is a full time executive training, which focuses on the design, implementation and evaluation of programmes dedicated to the prevention and mitigation of sexual violence.
- Sexual Violence, Gender-based Violence
- Armed Conflict, Emergencies
- Humanitarian Action
- Evidence-based Best Practices
- Survivor-centred Response
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
Topics covered include:
- The survivor-centered approach
- Situation analysis: ethics and methods of data-gathering
- Sexual violence against men and boys
- Medical care
- Policy and practice: pregnancy as a result of rape
- Mental health care and psychosocial support
- Access to justice
- Community engagement
- Prevention: How do we know what works?
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Capacity of critical, reflective and strategic thinking and analysis.
- Be fluent or have a very good level in English. A proof such a TOEIC/TOEFL/IELTS Certificate or other certificate is required.