Basics of International Humanitarian Response On-line (BIHR)

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Jan 2021

The UNHCR Regional Centre for Emergency Preparedness – eCentre held a webinar series from 11-20 January based on the long-running Basics of International Humanitarian Response (BIHR) workshop. The webinar was conducted with 29 participants enrolled from 11 different countries. InterWorks was asked to assist in the preparation and facilitation of the eight-day long webinar series, and to host the overall webinar platform. Read more

Security Risk Management (SRM) Virtual Workshop

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) | Dec 2020

InterWorks conducted the eCentre’s Security Risk Management, co-sponsored by the UNHCR eCentre and JICA, in a virtual format from 30 November-4 December. This virtual SRM consisted of 11 interactive web-based sessions, including a final critical incident management online simulation. Participants were from 13 different countries and represented a range of organizations including NGOs, JICA, other government, UNHCR and WFP. Read more

Nepal Monsoon flood emergency response simulation

USAID/DAI Tayar Nepal | May 2020

For the DAI |USAID funded Tayar Nepal Project, InterWorks developed a full simulation training package inclusive of the disaster scenario, critical injects, handouts and trainer instructions to support Nepali trainers in the local delivery of a 1-day simulation exercise aimed at enhancing critical stakeholder preparedness and response to a monsoon flood emergency, complicated by Covid-19 concerns. Read more