Available courses for health workers in peace issues

Diploma in Humanitarian Assistance

Course level / degree:
Diploma
Related fields of medical peace work:
Refugee and migration challengesCivil protection and human securityHealth diplomacy, communication and conflict resolutionSustainable development and poverty reduction
Target groups:
Country:
UK
Institution:
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Main Topics:
The Humanitarian Arena, Strategic Planning and Management of Displaced Populations, Process towards stability and sustainable development, Health in Emergencies, Technical Support, Media, Policy and advocacy
Aim:
To provide humanitarian workers with the awareness, understanding and skills essential for effective action as individuals and as members of a team. To identify and promote standards of good practice in humanitarian responses. To encourage cooperation and
Requirements:
University degree or equivalent professional qualification or experience.
Open to external students or non members:
Elective or obligatory:
Fee:
Duration:
six weeks
Contact hours:
Credits:
Teaching Methodologies:
Teaching methods include lectures, case studies, seminars, practical exercises and scenarios. Students are assessed as individuals and as members of a team.
Contact Details:
Katie Douglas, Tel: + 44 (0)151 705 3321, Email: c.e.douglas@liv.ac.uk
Language:
English
Other comments:
Dates: 19 March - 27 April 2012 Fees: £1,995 Director of Studies - Dr Tim O'Dempsey
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