WASH in Emergencies 2017
Practical Oriented Intensive Courses on WASH in Emergencies
The intensive courses “WASH in Emergencies” are part of a strategic portfolio of activities, developed in cooperation with the German WASH Network and the support of the Federal Foreign Office, to meet the increasing needs for qualified humanitarian WASH personnel.
The practical trainings offer a comprehensive overview of technical and non-technical options, approaches and challenges in the humanitarian WASH sector. Numerous project examples, case studies, hands-on exercises and simulations facilitate a sustainable and practical-oriented learning result. The course consists of two 5-day training modules with focus on “Drinking Water Supply in Emergencies” and “Sanitation, FSM and Hygiene Promotion in Emergencies”.
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The course is aimed at experts and NGO personnel (both field and desk officers), young professionals and junior employees, who want to become actively engaged in the field of humanitarian WASH. In addition the course is also open to students, freelance consultants and the private sector depending on availability of slots. The participation is limited to 20 people per module.
Prior knowledge and/or experience in humanitarian aid and WASH or alternatively the participation in the “WASH in Emergencies” Basic Course is a requirement to participate in one or both modules of the intensive course.
The lecturers of the course are employees of member organisations of the German WASH Network and have relevant expertise and long standing project experiences in the humanitarian WASH sector. In addition a variety of international sector experts will be invited as resource persons and lecturers.
Course language is German. Presentations and materials will be provided in English. Lectures from international sector experts will possibly be held in English.
You have further questions?
We are happy to help. Send an e-Mail at: anmeldung [at] washnet.de
Thanks to the financial support of the German Federal Foreign Office, the intensive course can be offered at reduced rates. The fees include 4 overnight stays as well as catering (breakfast, lunch and dinner) for each module. Travel costs have to be covered individually.
Complete Course (Both Modules)
Students, Job seeker, NGO staff
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