Humanitarian Aid Training…Locally!

Are you interested in human rights, activism and humanitarian work? Look no further than the Steel City’s own La Roche College!

Local Pittsburgh University, La Roche College, is offering an innovative, unique summer training program aimed at eager college graduates hoping to work in the Emergency and Humanitarian Aid field. Their two week Global Development and Humanitarian Aid Training Program will develop participant’s understanding of human rights and humanitarian contexts, principles and laws in this modern, ever-changing world.

This program entails: Two-week online pre- and post-trainings, providing initial assessment, orientation to key concepts and ideas, and program follow-up…

Followed by: Two-week intensive on-campus training, using simulations and other applied skills training, field visits to humanitarian aid organizations, RedR UK training, and guest lectures by experienced professionals

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Application Requirements include:

  1. College Degree
  2. 2 References
  3. Essay & Application
  4. Resume

For more information on this program visit: http://www.laroche.edu/humanitarian/