This Advocacy in Humanitarian Settings module is part of the wider FIELD Programme.

FIELD is a ground-breaking, free capacity building programme. FIELD’s focus is to develop the pool of local, national, and international staff who can prepare for and take charge of in-country operational programmes in humanitarian responses.

You can visit the FIELD Programme here

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 Is this course for me?

This course is for local, national, and international humanitarian staff involved in preparing for and taking charge of in-country operational programmes in humanitarian responses. This course is for individuals who wish to learn more about advocacy in humanitarian settings.

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 How will I benefit from this course?

Advocacy is the deliberate process of influencing those who make decisions about developing, changing and implementing policies. This course explores how to communicate with the media in an emergency to advocate/promote your organisation and their guiding principles.

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 How long will it take?
 Approximately 1 hour. You can exit at any time and when you return, the module will take you to where you left off.

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 How much does it cost?
 This course is free!

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How do I start?


Click on the 'Join course' button on this page. This will take you through to the course page.

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