Education and training programmes

With so many courses available, choosing a relevant programme for a career in international cooperation can be a daunting prospect. Compare and choose from over 200 education and training programmes by more than 40 institutions.

Title Institution Qualification Duration
Basic Principles of International Humanitarian Law Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Bridging Distances cinfo Others 5 sessions
Business, Conflict and Peacebuilding swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 2 days
CAS Water and sanitation engineering from emergency towards development UNINE with ICRC Others 1 week
Climate emergency and its impact on health Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 1 week
Collaborating Across Cultures cinfo Others At you own pace
Conflict Sensitivity Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 3 days
Conflict Transformation and the Role of Religion Course: Methods & Approaches swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 2 days
Dealing with the Past and Conflict Transformation Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 5 days
Designing an advocacy strategy for humanitarian action Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Disaster Risk Reduction MOOC EPFL Cooperation & Development Center Others
Engaging with Policy Processes: Strategies and Tools NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 5 days
Essentials of NGO Management NGO Management School Others
Field epidemiology in humanitarian crises Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 1 week
Fragile Contexts – From Humanitarian Aid to Development NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 5 days
Fragility, Conflict and Statebuilding Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 3 days
Fraud and Corruption: Prevent, Detect, Investigate, Sanction NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 3 days
Gender, Conflict and Peacebuilding Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 2 days
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Training for Investigators and Study Teams Swiss TPH and UNIBAS Others 2 days
Health System Assessment in Humanitarian Crises Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Health in Detention (with ICRC) Swiss TPH and UNIBAS Others 1 week
Human Rights and Conflict Transformation Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 3 days
Human Rights and Transitional Justice Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Humanitarian Project Cycle Management Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
International Criminal Law: General Principles and International Crimes Geneva Academy Others 6 days
International Refugee Law Geneva Academy Others 6 days
International humanitarian law course for practitioners ICRC Others 5 days
Introduction to Public International Law and Subjects of the International Legal Order Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Leadership and people management Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 2 weeks
Livelihood and cash transfer interventions in humanitarian action Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 1 week
Media and Humanitarian Action Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
National Dialogue and Peace Mediation Course swisspeace and Berghof Foundation Others 5 days
Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Non-communicable diseases in humanitarian contexts Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Participatory approaches with crisis affected communities Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Peace Mediation Course FDFA Human Security Division Others 2 weeks
Planning and Monitoring of Projects NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 5 days
Preventing Violent Conflicts Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 3 days
Preventing and Combating Terrorism Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Protection in humanitarian settings Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 1 week
Protection of Persons and Property in International Armed Conflict Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Qualitative Research for Development Practitioners NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 5 days
Sanctions in Public International Law Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Sexual and reproductive health in humanitarian crises Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Sexual violence in conflict settings and emergencies (Course in Geneva) Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Sexual violence in conflict settings and emergencies (Course in Uganda) Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies Others 5 days
Sources of Public International Law Geneva Academy Others 6 days
Strategic Communication for Non-Profit Organisations NGO Management School Others 3 days
The Classification of Armed Conflicts Geneva Academy Others 6 days
The Interplay between International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Geneva Academy Others 6 days
The Law of Non-International Armed Conflicts Geneva Academy Others 6 days
The Protection Of Human Rights And The Environment Geneva Academy Others 1 week
The Right to Life and the Right of Peaceful Assembly in Transitions Geneva Academy Others 7 days
The Universal Periodic Review And The UN Human Rights System: Raising The Bar On Accountability Geneva Academy Others 1 week
Theories of Change in Fragile Contexts Course swisspeace and UNIBAS Others 3 days
Trainings on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Geneva Academy Others
Travellers' Health Swiss TPH and UNIBAS Others 1 week
UNITAR E-learning Courses UNITAR Others
VET between Poverty Alleviation and Economic Development NADEL, ETH Zurich Others 5 days
WTI Summer Academy – International Law and Economics WTI Others 3 weeks