ODI Senior-level course on conflict and humanitarian response

An intensive course for humanitarian professionals taught by the Humanitarian Policy Group (HPG) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
Date: 18-22 June 2018
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The course provides an opportunity for mid-career and senior professionals to learn and reflect on critical issues in preparing for, responding to and transitioning out of humanitarian crises. The course is designed to foster peer-to-peer learning, and will feature lectures by distinguished academics and practitioners, with an opportunity for small group discussions and exercises.

The aim of the course is to enable participants to critically reflect on:

The changing humanitarian landscape and its implications for policy and practice.
Implications of current challenges for leadership in humanitarian action.
How the complex nature of conflict and state fragility affect preparations for, and responses to, humanitarian crises.
Political transition, the role of justice and security, and stabilisation approaches to complex crises.

Applications close on March 14 2018.

Rates: £2,500 for institutional participants (employed by governmental, international or non-governmental organisation) and £2,000 for individual participants (currently self-employed, retired, or who will be paying their fees separate from an employer or sponsoring organisation).

Fees cover course tuition, course materials and six nights’ accommodation.

A discount of £500 will be applied for participants who do not require accommodation.