Disaster and Refugee Response: Global Principles and Practice

Christian Health Service Corps (CHSC)

April 22, 2020 - April 25, 2020
CHSC Shalom Retreat & Training Center
201 Private Road 5819
Grand Saline, TX 75140

Learn how to respond to humanitarian crises. In this program you will gain resources to put principles into practice, engage with coordinated relief efforts, minister to affected populations, and maintain resilience.

Using the internationally recognized Sphere Handbook: Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response, interactive sessions contextualize global standards and cover four core life-saving areas:

  • health
  • food security and nutrition
  • shelter and settlement
  • water supply, sanitation and hygiene promotion (WASH)

Open to all who are interested, this program will greatly benefit healthcare professionals, humanitarian relief workers, and social workers.


Course Contact:
Laura Smelter MD

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