Managing Projects in Emergencies (Greece)


Effective responses to complex emergencies require exceptional management skills. Managing projects can be difficult at the best of times, but being able to deliver quality outputs on time and under pressure is even more crucial during the chaos and stress of an emergency setting.

Topics covered on Day 1

- The humanitarian context and then the project cycle

- Aspects of the cycle in more detail

- Needs assessment

- Project design.

Topics covered on Day 2

- Planning and implementing projects

- Coordination and collaboration in project management

- Project Manager including the role, skills and qualities required, and potential challenges

- Risk management.

Topics covered on Day 3

- Financial management

- Monitoring, evaluation and reporting

- Project closure

- Individual reflection and action planning.

Important Information

- The course will be facilitated by two trainers who have extensive experience in the humanitarian sector. They have an excellent mix of academic and field experience.

- This is a face to face training and the training is facilitated in an inclusive and participatory manner with much of the learning conducted in an interactive manner.

- The course is primarily aimed at humanitarian personnel who do or will have a project management role in emergency situations. It is also relevant for project managers in the development sector interested in developing competencies for managing projects in emergencies situations.

- If you are interested in attending the course please email sarah.moorhouse@redr.org.uk to express your interest or to ask any questions you may have.



Band A- Individuals and those funding themselves £225

Band B- Those working for organisations £375


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  • For bookings cancelled one to ten working days* before a course begins, 25% of the course fee will be refunded (*during normal UK working days, Monday-Friday and working hours 9am-5pm).

  • For bookings cancelled less than 24 hours (working days only) before a course, or after a course has started, no refund will provided.

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  • Refunds may take up to 30 days.

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Course Overview

Course Length
3 days
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