Environment in Humanitarian Action

The course provides humanitarian actors with information on how to effectively integrate environmental issues into humanitarian response and early recovery strategies. It highlights the key opportunities, misconceptions and challenges for mainstreaming environmental issues into humanitarian action.

 After completing this course, you will have

  • Improved awareness of the role the environment plays in humanitarian work.
  • A better understanding of the outcomes of aid by anticipating and addressing potential negative impacts.
  • Increased awareness of why it is imperative to integrate key environmental concerns into humanitarian activities.
  • A greater familiarity with the related tools and training (EA, REA, ENA, EIA, MIRA).
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