Capacity Development

We provide capacity building and technical support to humanitarian actors at global, regional and national level so that they can design and deliver humanitarian assistance inclusive of persons with diverse disabilities.

Our goal: German and international humanitarian actors and their partners have access to established and new capacity development opportunities in line with the IASC Guidelines as well as technical support to operationalise these in their humanitarian programming. 

What We Do

Development and dissemination of sector-specific learning packages, and e-learning modules on inclusive humanitarian action in line with the IASC guidelines

In-house and cross-organisational trainings for German and international humanitarian actors and their local partners.

Collaboration with other capacity development initiatives to mainstream disability in their humanitarian trainings

Technical support to German humanitarian actors and International Organisations

Guest lectures and module supervision NOHA Master International Humanitarian Action and Bachelor on Emergency and Catastrophe Relief of Akkon University.



Training Packages & E-Learning

Technical Support

Universities & Special Events

Updates on Capacity Building

Call for Tenders: Development of a Learning Package on Disability-Inclusive Health 

By Heidi Villikka|8. May 2024

We are looking for a consultant or group of consultants to develop an accessible learning package on Disability-Inclusive Health in Humanitarian Action.   Within our Phase 3 – Leave no one behind! project, we aim to develop an accessible learning package to be delivered Face to Face or online, consisting of 7-9 modules on Disability-Inclusive Health […]

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High-level Training on Including People with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action held in Niger

By Heidi Villikka|5. April 2024

A training session took place in Niamey, Niger, from March 12th to 14th, focusing on including people with disabilities in humanitarian action, in line with the Inter-Agency Standing Committees (IASC) guidelines on inclusion of persons with disabilities in Humanitarian Action. Previously, similar training sessions were held in Cameroon in May and in October 2023 with […]

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