Framework of Humanitarian Aid


Course name Framework of Humanitarian Aid
Institution Bioforce Institute
Location France
Language English
Contact information

Laure Viviès,,

0033 4 72 89 74 71 (afternoons only)


Course objective

To provide participants with thorough knowledge of the humanitarian sector and issues at stake : stakeholders, systems, coordination mechanisms, legal and ethical framework, quality and accountability initiatives and applications relating to programme management.

- Identify the different categories of actors, mandates within the sector and how they work together;

- Analyse essential challenges facing the humanitarian community;

- Identify the mainstream approaches/initiatives relative to the issue of quality and accountability within the sector;

- Describe, in detail, the concept of accountability and its application in the humanitarian sector;

- Identify and analyse the main interagency quality initiatives;

- Identify ways and challenges of applying quality standards in programme management;

- Identify and analyse the main interagency accountability initiatives;

- Identify ways and challenges of applying the contents of the quality initiatives in programme -management;

- Describe the main rules and principles of legal frameworks of humanitarian action;

- Explain how protection is understood in humanitarian action.

Sector NGO
General course topics General/service course with some logistics included
Focus commodity Not indicated
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Certificate
Attendance mode In-person
Incentives No
Incentives description


Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Facility Manager
Pre-requisites Yes
Pre-requisites description

Please contact the course host for this information.

Course fee $1,093
Discount available No
Discount description


Course included in analysis No