InterWorks conducted the eCentre’s Safety In the Field exercise from 11-16 June 2023. It was held at the at the Seapine Hotel (formerly Suan Son Pradipat Hotel) and Fort Dhanarajata infantry training center in Thailand, with support from the Royal Thai Army per their longstanding arrangement with the UNHCR eCentre. Read more
This WEM Face-to-Face (WEMF2F) is part of the WEM blended learning process which includes: (1) preworkshop self-study, (2) attendance at a 3-day live virtual WEM training conducted via Zoom from 30 May – 2 June 2023, and (3) the 7 day field-based face-to-face (F2F) WEM training course which was conducted from 12-18 June 2023 in Starum, Norway, at the DSB Oppland Civil Defence Training Centre, Starum, Norway. Read more
InterWorks facilitated a UNHCR Global Learning and Development Centre (GLDC) and Field Security Service (FSS) hybrid Security Management Learning Programme (SMLP) in Nairobi, Kenya from 24-28 April 2023. For this hybrid SMLP participants were expected to complete all of the components – two online meetings (28 February and 16 March 2023), three multi-session Learn & Connect modules and a one-week residential workshop.
This WEM Face-to-Face (WEMF2F) is part of the WEM blended learning process which includes: (1) preworkshop self-study, (2) attendance at a 3-day live virtual WEM training conducted via Zoom from 22-27 February, and (3) the 7 day field-based face-to-face (F2F) WEM training course which was conducted for one group from 5-11 March and for a second group on 15-21 March 2023 in Brindisi, Italy at the UN Humanitarian Response Depot (UNHRD) in Brindisi, managed by WFP.
InterWorks facilitated a virtual Security Risk Management (SRM) workshop over five days from 20-24 February 2023. Participants were from eight different countries and represented a range of organizations including NGOs, government agencies and UNHCR. This was the fourth eCentre virtual Security Risk Management workshop. It consisted of 11 interactive web-based sessions, including a final critical incident management online simulation with the REMS Read more
The Security Management Department of the JICA Planning Division in Tokyo requested InterWorks to lead an in-person Security Risk Management (SRM) workshop this year. Due to the covid-19 pandemic, an online version of the JICA SRM was developed and implemented in 2021 and 2022. This SRM workshop, which took place from 30 January-1 February 2023, was based on the original (2020) agenda with minor modifications made based on experiences during both the in-person and online JICA SRM workshops. Read more
InterWorks facilitated the Workshop on Emergency Management (WEM) for the Emergency Response Team (ERT) roster at the German Bundesanstalt Technisches Hilfswerk – Ortsverband (THW) in Neuhausen, Germany from 9-15 October 2022. Read more
InterWorks conducted the eCentre’s Safety In the Field exercise from 6-22 October 2022. It was held at the Suan Son Pradipat Hotel and Fort Dhanarajata training center in Thailand, with support from the Royal Thai Army per their longstanding arrangement with the UNHCR eCentre. Read more
InterWorks conducted a four-day Safety in the Field (SIF) workshop with the support of the Japan NGO Initiative for Safety and Security (JaNISS) from 22-25 August. It was attended by 18 participants, Including participants from Korean NGOs and the AHA Centre in Indonesia. Read more
InterWorks facilitated a shortened version of the Workshop on Emergency Management Online (WEMO) ran over four days, starting on Friday 24 June, and continuing the following Tuesday-Thursday, from 28-30 June. Overall coordination, planning and administration of the workshops were managed by the UNHCR Global Learning & Development Centre (GLDC) which administers the WEM on behalf of the Division of Emergency, Security and Supply (DESS). Overall event design, facilitation, and preparation of workshop materials was done by InterWorks, LLC. in concert with the UNHCR GLDC and UNHCR content experts as designated by the GLDC. Read more