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April 2021

Apr

26

Towards more accountabilityfor affected people:Six stories of adaptation and anticipation

by UNOCHA Leading Edge Programme , H2H Network , CHS Alliance , Sphere , World Vision International , Ground Truth Solutions , Humanitarian Quality Assurance Initiative (HQAI) , Translators Without Borders
April 26, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
April 26, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Online, Presentation

Events in 2020 have disrupted AAP efforts. The humanitarian sector is being forced to rethink tried-and-tested ways of working.

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Apr

27

Meeting the challenge: Are the HSP global standards fit for purpose?

by UNOCHA Leading Edge Programme , Humanitarian Standards Partnership , Sphere
April 27, 2021
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 29 April 2021 at 4:00 pm

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
April 27, 2021
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 29 April 2021 at 4:00 pm

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Online, Presentation
Free

This double session, organised in the framework of the Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks, will explore the role of humanitarian standards.

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Apr

27

Localisation is imperative for Accountability to Affected People

by UNOCHA Leading Edge Programme , CHS Alliance , Sphere , H2H Network
April 27, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
April 27, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Online, Training and Learning Events, Presentation

How have exemplary partnerships and application of universal standards increased accountability to people and communities affected by crisis?

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Apr

29

Meeting the challenge: Are the HSP global standards fit for purpose?

by UNOCHA Leading Edge Programme , Humanitarian Standards Partnership , Sphere
April 29, 2021
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 29 April 2021 at 4:00 pm

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
April 29, 2021
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 29 April 2021 at 4:00 pm

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online, Presentation
Free

This double session, organised in the framework of the Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Weeks, will explore the role of humanitarian standards.

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May 2021

May

27

Sphere General Assembly meeting

by Sphere
May 27, 2021
May 27, 2021
Online, Governance Meeting

This event is open to Sphere members only.

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April 2021

Apr

07

Extraordinary General Assembly meeting

by Sphere
April 7, 2021 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
April 7, 2021
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Online, Governance Meeting

This event is open to Sphere members only.

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January 2021

Jan

21

Taller CHS para las/os formadoras/es de Esfera, Online, 21 enero 2021

Private

by CHS Alliance , Sphere
January 21, 2021 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
January 21, 2021
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Training of Trainers (ToT)

El objetivo del taller es: dotar a las/os formadoras/es de Esfera conocimientos adicionales sobre la Norma Humanitaria Esencial, las metodologías,...

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Jan

18

ToT for Sphere trainers in online teaching methods, Online, Jan 2021

Private

by Sphere , RedR UK
January 18, 2021 - January 29, 2021
January 18, 2021 - January 29, 2021
Online, Training of Trainers (ToT)

Delivering effective online courses A training course for Sphere trainers Recent restrictions on travel and in-person gatherings have created a...

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December 2020

Dec

15

Defying the myth: Why Sphere standards are also applicable in urban settings

by Sphere
15 December 2020 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
15 December 2020
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Online,
Free

The webinar will discuss practical cases of working with the standards in urban environments and present Sphere's newly released guide.

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November 2020

Nov

26

Introduction to Sphere Workshop, Online, 26 Nov 2020

Private

by Min BuZa – Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs , Kuno – humanitarian knowledge exchange , Sphere , Arbeiter Samariter-Bund (ASB)
26 November 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
26 November 2020
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Online, Workshop

Half-day online interactive workshop for Mini BuZa and KUNO. 27 participants including government and NGO. Agenda: Workshop introduction and housekeeping...

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Nov

05

Introduction to Sphere Workshop, Online, 5 Nov 2020

Private

by Min BuZa – Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs , Kuno – humanitarian knowledge exchange , Sphere , Arbeiter Samariter-Bund (ASB)
5 November 2020 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5 November 2020
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Online, Workshop

Half-day online interactive workshop for Mini BuZa and KUNO. 22 participants including government and NGO. Registered participants: Terre des Hommes:...

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Nov

05

Sphere in Practice MOOC pilot, Online, Nov 2020

Private

by Sphere , Aktion Deutschland Hilft (ADH) , Arbeiter Samariter-Bund (ASB)
5 November 2020 - 19 November 2020
5 November 2020 - 19 November 2020
Online, Course

Sphere in Practice (SIP) is a new online course due for release in early 2021. It can be taken by...

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Nov

03

Humanitarian standards matter. COVID-19: Local and global perspectives

by Sphere , H2H Network , UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office , CHS Alliance , Concern Worldwide , Global Health Cluster , HelpAge , Lutheran World Federation , War Child
3 November 2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
3 November 2020
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online, Training and Learning Events, Presentation

Download the presentation Watch the webinar recording Fill in the evaluation form   Between June and October 2020, Sphere hosted a...

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October 2020

Oct

28

Palliative care and COVID-19. Challenges for the humanitarian sector

by Sphere , CHS Alliance , H2H Network , UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
28 October 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
28 October 2020
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Online, Training and Learning Events, Presentation

This webinar explores the importance of providing palliative care services in the framework of a COVID-19 response.

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Oct

22

Human mobility and COVID-19. Lessons from South America

by Sphere , ADRA Argentina (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) , CHS Alliance , HelpAge , International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) , H2H Network , UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
22 October 2020 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
22 October 2020
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Online, Training and Learning Events, Presentation

This event will focus on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on people on the move within the South American region.

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Oct

20

Half day CHS training for Sphere trainers, Online, 20 Oct 2020

Private

by CHS Alliance , Sphere
20 October 2020 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
20 October 2020
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Online, Training of Trainers (ToT)

By the end of this training session, participants will able to: • Have background elements of the CHS fresh in...

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Oct

15

Journée d’information, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Oct 2020

by Illiassou Adamou , H2H Network , Sphere
15 October 2020
15 October 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop, Presentation
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

A series of training events that took place in Burkina Faso and Niger throughout 2020 terminated with this "Information Day"...

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Oct

01

Complex emergencies in COVID times: MENA region in focus

by Sphere , MIGRACE , Tamdeen Youth Foundation , UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office , H2H Network
1 October 2020 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
1 October 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Online,

Download the PowerPoint presentation / عرض باور بوينت Watch the webinar recording / تسجيل الفيديو Fill in the evaluation survey / مسح التقييم...

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September 2020

Sep

23

Listening, learning, applying. From Ebola to COVID-19: Lessons from DRC

by Sphere , Malteser International , Bureau d’Informations, Formations, Echanges et Recherches pour le Développement (BIFERD)
23 September 2020 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
23 September 2020
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online, Training and Learning Events, Presentation

The webinar will explore how local community members and humanitarian actors in the DRC are using best practices developed during the Ebola crisis to fight the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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Sep

22

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, 22-24 sep 2020

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , H2H Network
22 September 2020 - 24 September 2020
22 September 2020 - 24 September 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
Free

Veuillez soumettre votre candidature pour assister à cet atelier public gratuit avant le 11 septembre. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des...

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Sep

22

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, 22-24 sep 2020

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , H2H Network
22 September 2020 - 24 September 2020
22 September 2020 - 24 September 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso, Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
Free

Veuillez soumettre votre candidature pour assister à cet atelier public gratuit avant le 11 septembre. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des...

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Sep

17

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Fada, Burkina Faso, 17-19 sep 2020

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , H2H Network
17 September 2020 - 19 September 2020
17 September 2020 - 19 September 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Fada, Burkina Faso, Fada, Burkina Faso
Free

Veuillez soumettre votre candidature pour assister à cet atelier public gratuit avant le 11 septembre. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des...

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Sep

17

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Dori, Burkina Faso, 17-19 sep 2020

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , H2H Network
17 September 2020 - 19 September 2020
17 September 2020 - 19 September 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Dori, Burkina Faso, Dori, Burkina Faso
Free

Veuillez soumettre votre candidature pour assister à cet atelier public gratuit avant le 11 septembre. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des...

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August 2020

Aug

27

Leaving no one behind: Inclusion in COVID-19 responses in South Asia

by Sphere , Sphere Community Bangladesh , Community World Service Asia (CWSA) , Centre for Disability in Development (CDD) , Sphere India
27 August 2020 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
27 August 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Online, Presentation

This webinar will explore how community members in South Asia are leading inclusive responses against COVID-19 while making sure that no one is left behind.

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Aug

24

Sphere Training of Trainers Workshop, Burkina Faso, Aug 2020

by Sphere , Illiassou Adamou , H2H Network , CHS Alliance , Groupe URD
24 August 2020 - 27 August 2020
24 August 2020 - 27 August 2020
Face-to-Face, Training of Trainers (ToT)
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Following a series of three Sphere workshops in Burkina Faso and Niger in early 2020, a selected group of participants...

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July 2020

Jul

08

Reunión de puntos focales de América Latina y Caribe

by Sphere
8 July 2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8 July 2020
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Presentation

8 de julio 2020 10:00 Guatemala  |  11:00 Colombia   |  12:00 Bolivia   |  13:00 Argentina    -------------- ¡Regístrese ahora! Luego...

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Jun

25

Fighting COVID-19 in Indonesia / Melawan COVID-19 di Indonesia

by Sphere
25 June 2020 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
25 June 2020
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online,

The webinar will discuss community-led responses through the case of a Javanese urban village where first responders are applying Sphere standards to fight the pandemic.

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May 2020

May

28

Sphere General Assembly – online meeting (members only)

by Sphere
28 May 2020 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
28 May 2020
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online, Governance Meeting

This event will take place online. This event is reserved to Sphere members only.For further information, contact membership@spherestandards.org.

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May

26

Sphere global focal points meeting (private)

by Sphere
26 May 2020 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
26 May 2020
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online,

This event will take place online. This event is reserved to Sphere focal points. For further information, contact network@spherestandards.org.

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April 2020

Apr

16

Accountability, Ethics and COVID-19

by CHS Alliance , Groupe URD , Sphere
16 April 2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
16 April 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online, Presentation

The whole world is facing a humanitarian emergency, the COVID-19 pandemic. As the humanitarian sector tries to increase people power...

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Apr

07

Community engagement vs. the Coronavirus

by Sphere , Arbeiter Samariter-Bund (ASB)
7 April 2020 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
7 April 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Online, Workshop, Presentation
Free

    The webinar presentations are available at bit.ly/CE-covid-presentations. Here are some links that were shared/requested in the conference chatroom: Sphere's...

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February 2020

Feb

03

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Niamey, Niger

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , H2H Network
3 February 2020 - 5 February 2020
3 February 2020 - 5 February 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Niamey, Niger, Niamey, Niger
Free

Les candidatures ne peuvent plus être acceptées pour cet atelier. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des participants dans la connaissance et...

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January 2020

Jan

27

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Kaya, Burkina Faso

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , KECH SARL, Burkina Faso , H2H Network
27 January 2020 - 29 January 2020
27 January 2020 - 29 January 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Kaya, Burkina Faso, Kaya, Burkina Faso
Free

Les candidatures ne peuvent plus être acceptées pour cet atelier. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des participants dans la connaissance et...

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Jan

22

Programme de renforcement de capacités des acteurs de l’humanitaire, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

by Illiassou Adamou , Sphere , KECH SARL, Burkina Faso , H2H Network
22 January 2020 - 24 January 2020
22 January 2020 - 24 January 2020
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Free

Les candidatures ne peuvent plus être acceptées pour cet atelier. Objectif global : Renforcer les capacités des participants dans la connaissance et...

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October 2019

Oct

03

Quality and Accountability Training Program October to December 2019 (ToT 3rd to 8th October)

by UNOCHA , International Organization for Migration (IOM) – International , CHS Alliance , Sphere
3 October 2019 - 8 October 2019
3 October 2019 - 8 October 2019
Face-to-Face, Training of Trainers (ToT)
Gaziantep, Turkey, Gaziantep, Turkey
Free

برنامج التدريب على الجودة والمساءلة من تشرين األول إلى كانون األول 2019 بناء على أحد الأهداف الاستراتيجية للمجتمع الإنساني هو...

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September 2019

Sep

23

Sphere Training of Trainers – Nairobi, 23-27 September 2019

by Sphere , IAWG-Africa , Lutheran World Relief (LWR)
23 September 2019 - 27 September 2019
23 September 2019 - 27 September 2019
Face-to-Face, Training of Trainers (ToT)
Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
Free

This event is now closed to applications. The Sphere movement was started in 1997 by a group of humanitarian professionals...

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March 2019

Mar

27

Sphere Handbook Launch – Brussels, Belgium

by VOICE , Sphere
27 March 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
27 March 2019
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Face-to-Face, Handbook Launch Event
Médecins du Monde, Brussels, Belgium, Rue Botanique 75
Brussels, 1210 Belgium

FROM STANDARDS TO CONTEXT-BASED QUALITY IN HUMANITARIAN AID Together with Sphere, VOICE is co-organising a lunch-debate for the launch of...

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Mar

15

Sphere Handbook Launch – Nairobi, Kenya

by IAWG-Africa , World Vision International , Sphere
15 March 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
15 March 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Face-to-Face, Handbook Launch Event
Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya

At the WVI compound in Karen

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Mar

11

Realising the full potential of Sphere, Nairobi, Kenya, Mar 2019

by Sphere , IAWG-Africa
11 March 2019 - 14 March 2019
11 March 2019 - 14 March 2019
Face-to-Face, Workshop
Nairobi, Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya
Free

Sphere workshop and regional meeting, 11th to 14th March, Nairobi The new edition of the Sphere Handbook was launched in November 2018,...

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Mar

04

Sphere Handbook Launch – Canberra, Australia

by DFAT (Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade) , Sphere
4 March 2019 - 5 March 2019
4 March 2019 - 5 March 2019
Face-to-Face, Workshop, Handbook Launch Event
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Canberra, Australia, Rg Casey Building, 10 John McEwen Crescent, Barton
Canberra, ACT 2600 Australia

Launch event, roundtable discussion and 2-hour training session.

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January 2019

Jan

25

Sphere Handbook Launch – New York, USA

by InterAction , Sphere
25 January 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
25 January 2019
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Face-to-Face, Handbook Launch Event
Irish Consulate, New York, 345 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10154 United States
Free

InterAction and Sphere are glad to invite you to the New York Launch of the 2018 Sphere Handbook. Friday, January...

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November 2018

Nov

06

Sphere Handbook Launch – Geneva, Switzerland

by Sphere
6 November 2018 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
6 November 2018
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Face-to-Face, Handbook Launch Event
Centre International de Conférences Genève (CICG), Rue de Varembé 17
Geneva, Geneva 1211 Switzerland
Free

Sphere is launching the new edition of the Sphere Handbook, marking the 20th anniversary of this core reference. This edition...

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January 2017

Jan

31

Sphere 2018 Handbook – First authors and experts workshop, Jan-Feb 2017

Private

by Sphere
31 January 2017 - 1 February 2017
31 January 2017 - 1 February 2017
Face-to-Face, Handbook Revision Consultation
Geneva, Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland

Sphere revision process: Kick-off Workshop for preparing chapter authors and technical experts Tuesday, 31 January-Thursday, 2 February 2017 IFRC, Route...

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March 2011

Mar

07

Sphere ToT, Haiti, Mar 2011

by Sphere , World Vision International
7 March 2011 - 11 March 2011
7 March 2011 - 11 March 2011
Face-to-Face, Training of Trainers (ToT)
Kaliko Beach, Côte des Arcadins, Haiti, Kaliko Beach
Kat-Kalen, Haiti

'Participants at the first ever training of trainers course in Haiti came from Port-au-Prince, Nippes, Cap Haitien and Jacmel,' says...

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February 2011

Feb

28

Sphere ToT, Haiti, Feb-Mar 2011

by Sphere , World Vision International
28 February 2011 - 4 March 2011
28 February 2011 - 4 March 2011
Face-to-Face, Training of Trainers (ToT)
Kaliko Beach, Côte des Arcadins, Haiti, Kaliko Beach
Kat-Kalen, Haiti

'Participants at the first ever training of trainers course in Haiti came from Port-au-Prince, Nippes, Cap Haitien and Jacmel,' says...

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