Sphere Field School Workshop

Korean NGO Council for Overseas Development Cooperation | Nov 2019


InterWorks co-facilitated a four-day Sphere Field School workshop from 4-7 November in support of the Korean NGO Council for Overseas Development Cooperation (KCOC). Participants included national staff of international and local NGOs and international staff from KOICA, KCOC, and NGOs.

The workshop agenda and sessions were adapted from the 2018 Sphere Training Package materials and modified to suit the Lebanon refugee emergency context and program focus of the participants. During the workshop, a field practicum was conducted at three humanitarian field program sites for Syrian refugees in Zahle, Lebanon

The presentation of the content by itself is very strong and the facilitators were very good.

– Workshop participant

Safety in the Field (SIF): Operating in Complex Security Environments Exercise

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) | Jun 2019


InterWorks conducted the eCentre’s Safety In the Field: Operating in Complex Security Environments Exercise, co-sponsored by the UNHCR eCentre and JICA, in southern Thailand from 9-15 June 2019. It was held at the Suan Son Pradipat Hotel and Fort Dhanarajata (formerly Fort Thanarat) training post in Thailand, with support from the Royal Thai Army per their longstanding arrangement with the UNHCR eCentre. Read more

Emergency Response Management and Leadership (ERML) Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Feb-Mar 2019

InterWorks conducted a Training of Trainers (ToT) workshop from 24 February-1 March 2019 at the BRAC Learning Centre (BLC) in Sreemongal, Bangladesh. The workshop was organized as a follow-on activity agreed by BRAC and the UNHCR eCentre following the successful delivery of the pilot Emergency Response Management and Leadership (ERML) event held near Dhaka, Bangladesh in December of 2018. Read more