The world of Humanitarian Action is growing and gaining recognition for its importance in the changing reality of globalization, information, technology, and cultural differences. These changes require individuals and organizations to make complex decisions in unstable contexts.
Within this realm, individuals, organizations, and governments have gained extensive knowledge and experience in providing humanitarian relief, while focusing on added value and leveraging unique capacities.
The Israeli School of Humanitarian Action, which is The SPHERE Focal point in Israel, was established within the Eco Encounter Institute and is aiming to enlarge professionalism through consistent fusion between the academic sector and the field.
The school caters to a diverse group of professionals, providing knowledge, consultancy and practical tools to advance humanitarian relief efforts striving to the highest standards.
Create a framework for knowledge sharing, collaboration, study, research and new thinking.
Improve individuals, organizations and governmental capacity through short and long term trainings.
Elevate awareness and consciousness of Humanitarian Action amongst young people and professionals in relevant fields, and through influencing Israeli policy makers.