The fundamental of humanitarian action

The fundamental of humanitarian action

Dates: September 16th to 20th 2019

Location: Lyon, France

Audience: Persons already working or willing to work as a manager in the humanitarian sector.

Prerequisitesmandatory Bachelor’s degree B.A. English language level required: B2 minimum (according to European language levels – Self Assessment Grid)


  • To provide participants with thorough knowledge of the humanitarian sector and issues at stake.
  • To know the different categories of actors and their mandates within the sector, how they work together and evolve.
  • To understand legal and ethical framework, Quality & Accountability (Q&A) initiatives.
  • To understand essential challenges facing the humanitarian community

Cost: 800 €. More information about funding opportunities:

Further information & application: Bioforce Institute website

The Bioforce Institute is a unique training and career advisory centre that aims to develop the key skills of those involved in humanitarian and aid programmes. We have been working with major NGOs for more than 35 years, the humanitarian community is involved in creating our training programmes and keeping them cutting-edge.  Every year, more than 2500 people get trained or awarded certification with Bioforce.