TorqAid facilitates a six module accredited Disaster Risk Management (DRM) program, where the first four modules (ie Mods 1, 2, 3a & 3b) of this focus in on DRM (or humanitarian) issues. This Humanitarian Issues blog links the reader into key DRM/humanitarian issues or articles which relate to this training program. Also reported will be some of the latest updates on DRM/humanitarian issues from around the world.
Module 5 of the TorqAid online accredited Disaster Risk Management (DRM) program relates to to Complex Humanitarian Emergencies (CHEs), with particular emphasis on the ongoing Syrian humanitarian crisis which has been occurring since 2011. This blog therefore includes key articles which relate to Module 5 of the online DRM program, as well as to other relevant articles as they occur globally.
Participatory Project Management
Module 4 of the TorqAid online accredited Disaster Risk Management (DRM) program relates to Participatory Project Management (PPM). This covers aspects such as the Project Management Cycle (PMC); the Project Design Document (PDD); and fantastically useful participatory tools such as the Ten Seed Technique (TST) and the Seasonal Calendar.