Humanitarian Health Action

Analysing Disrupted Health Systems in Countries in Crisis

Practical information

  • The course will be taught in English.
  • The course is residential, with lodging and meals provided free to all participants.
  • The course organizers will cover the travel expenses and living expenses of national officials from Ministries of Health.
  • Participants from UN agencies and NGOs should have their travel expenses (airfare and per diem) covered by their respective organizations and will need prior approval from their respective organizations.
  • Unaffiliated participants will be asked to cover their travel related expenses
  • Transport between airport and the venue will be arranged and paid for by the course organizers.
  • A detailed itinerary should be sent to the Secretariat as soon as a flight booking has been confirmed.
  • Participants will be responsible for arranging their own visas and airplane tickets.


  • The deadline for applications is Monday 10 October 2011. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
  • To apply please complete the application form and send it together with a motivational letter to

Selected participants will be notified on Wednesday 26 October 2011, and will be given access to the pre-course reading material on line. Applicants who are not selected will also be informed.

For enquiries and further information, please contact: