The Building a Better Response (BBR) project aims to enhance the capacity of national and international NGO workers and other humanitarian actors to engage with the international humanitarian coordination system in a manner that improves overall coordination and responds to the needs of crisis-affected populations. Through a consultative approach, the program produces capacity strengthening tools including e-learning and in-person workshops. Access the self-paced, e-certificate course by logging in. You can sign up in a different language by selecting one of the following options:
A comprehensive and practical introduction to engaging with the international humanitarian coordination system, this course is self-paced, publicly accessible, and free of charge. The BBR eLearning course is an offering of the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard, the educational arm of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.
The BBR curriculum was based on a consultation that included more than 400 national and international NGO staff from all over the world. BBR workshops are conducted in various locations worldwide, and are participatory, interactive, and designed to enhance the knowledge gained from the e‐learning. Click here to learn more about BBR's in-person workshops. To be added to the mailing list, and to sign up for any of our workshops, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
A library of resources is available on topics covered in the BBR e-learning and workshops. Click here to access these documents, websites, and other trainings to support and deepen your understanding of the humanitarian coordination system.