Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Response

Humanitarian Coordination

This training targets persons working and volunteering in response to the Ukraine Humanitarian crisis. It aims to provide them with an orientation on humanitarian coordination mechanisms and practice, which can support their effective implementation of humanitarian assistance.

About this course

This training targets persons working and volunteering in response to the Ukraine Humanitarian crisis. It aims to provide them with an orientation on humanitarian coordination mechanisms and practice, which can support their effective implementation of humanitarian assistance. The sessions are appropriate for first-time responders who seek to understand the basic concepts for coordination, as well as for more experienced practitioners who need information about how to engage with the mechanisms and challenges specific to the Ukraine Humanitarian crisis.

Module objectives:

  • Explain the purpose and benefits of coordination for humanitarian response.
  • List key actors and structures involved in coordination and explain their role.
  • Describe the relevant coordination mechanisms to respond to the Ukraine humanitarian crisis.
  • Identify common challenges to coordination and give examples of ways to address them.
  • List key products and tools used in coordination mechanisms for the Ukraine response (3Ws; appeals; sectoral standards and briefings).
  • Describe how on an individual and organisational level participants will engage with coordination mechanisms and contribute to the effectiveness of the humanitarian response for the Ukraine humanitarian crisis.

Who should attend? 

This training targets working and volunteering in response to the Ukraine Humanitarian crisis. It aims to provide them with an orientation on humanitarian coordination mechanisms and practice, which can support their effective implementation of humanitarian assistance. The sessions are appropriate for first-time responders who seek to understand the basic concepts for coordination, as well as for more experienced practitioners who need information about how to engage with the mechanisms and challenges specific to the Ukraine Humanitarian crisis.

This course is offered for free; on a first come, first served basis. We will be creating a waiting list, so please email us if the course is already full so we can keep you in mind if anybody drops out.

Where is it hosted?

If you would like to attend, please register through Eventbrite (links are provided below). You will receive instructions on how to join the course after registration.

The live online sessions are hosted on Zoom. We recommend joining via the Zoom app. Participants may join the training via a browser, although the browser offers limited access to some of the interactive features of the training. Participants will be expected to have a stable internet connection and to actively participate in all facilitated sessions.

What is the language of the training?

Training will be facilitated by RedR UK international experts in the English language with simultaneous interpretation available in Ukrainian and Polish. Please see below for what languages are offered on which dates.

Course dates and sign up links:

  • English with simultaneous interpretation in Ukrainian, Wednesday 25th May, 14:00 Kyiv time (EEST or UTC+3) - REGISTER HERE

More dates and languages to come soon!

Any questions? Please contact training@redr.org.uk, or check out our Terms & Conditions here.

RedR UK is committed to making sure everyone’s needs are met, including people of different genders, ages and disabilities. If you have any specific access requirements or learning needs, we will try our best and make reasonable adjustments to support your needs, please email training@redr.org.uk at any stage of the booking process to talk directly to RedR UK about your needs.

Click here to see all of our courses offered as part of our Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Response.

HPass Badging

For each module, RedR UK is also offering HPass Badging. An HPass badge is a digital indicator of achievement, and a way for participants to demonstrate their skills and experience. If a participant completes all offered modules, they will be eligible for an additional Milestone Badge. More information on HPass Badging can be found here. Participants will be able to redeem a badge through a link sent after the module. 

HPass Badging

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