Incorporating sustainability into humanitarian action is key to making humanitarian organisations more effective and accountable. This course will show you how.
You’ll look at sustainability in the supply chain and field operations of a humanitarian organisation, covering the three dimensions of sustainable development: economic efficiency, social equity and environmental preservation.
Ultimately, you’ll learn how to design and implement a sustainability strategy; at project, programme and organisational level.
What topics will you cover?
- Week 1: Sustainable development in a humanitarian context
- Week 2. Sustainable supply chain: Applying the life-cycle perspective
- Week 3. Sustainability in field operations: Water, energy and waste
- Week 4: Setting up a sustainability program
You can register until 21 January 2019 at the link.
What will you achieve?
Who is the course for?
This course would suit staff and volunteers working in the humanitarian sector, particularly in the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement. It’d also be of use to individuals operating in developing countries that have weak State capacity. It may also interest those who want to see how sustainability can be applied to humanitarian action.
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