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Self-paced course
United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, UN Women

IASC e-learning on Gender Equality in Humanitarian Action


To provide introductory guidance – through information and practical examples – on the fundamentals of applying a gender-equality approach across all stages of the humanitarian programming cycle, based on the content of the IASC’s 2017 Gender Handbook for Humanitarian Action.


Mod 1 – Introduction to gender equality in humanitarian action

Mods 2-6 How to integrate gender equality into the Humanitarian Programme Cycle

2. Needs assessment and analysis

3. Strategic Planning

4. Resource Mobilization

5. Implementation and monitoring

6. Operational peer review and evaluation



All humanitarian staff from UN, NGOs, government and civil society looking for an introduction on how to integrate gender equality, and the empowerment of women and girls in the assessment, planning, implementation and monitoring of humanitarian programming.