FD2: Innovations in Humanitarian Learning
Atish Gonsalves, Humanitarian Leadership Academy, UK
John Nduri, Humanitarian Leadership Academy, Kenya
Donald Presant, HPass, Canada
In this workshop, some of the world’s leading experts on learning, innovation and edtech will explore the unique challenges and opportunities faced by those involved in the delivery of high quality learning at scale in difficult contexts.
Presenters will give examples of (i) innovations in learning and (ii) learning about innovations from the aid sector. The workshop will include interactive design and co-creation sessions, so that participants will have the opportunity to get involved in developing ideas and solutions for the sector.
09:30 – 10:00
|10:00 – 11:00||
Future of Humanitarian Learning
|11:00 – 11:30||Tea/Coffee Break|
|11:30 – 12:30||Best Practices on Humanitarian Learning from East Africa
Activity: Panel and fish-bowl exercise
|12:30 – 13:30||Networking Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:30||
Learning About Innovation and Future Foresights
|14:30 – 15:30||Scalable Humanitarian Digital Credentials Through hPass
Activity: Create your own badge
|15:30 – 16:00||Tea/Coffee Break|
|16:00 – 16:30||Wrap-up
Activity: Co-create and vote on ideas to collaborate on
Learning & development professionals, capacity development, learning solutions, edtech, training experts and private sector e.g. telecommunications.
TARGET AUDIENCE SECTOR(S):
Non-profit sector – UN, NGOs, Red Cross movement.
Public sector – National disaster management, education ministry.
Private sector – CSR, business continuity planning.
Technology – Tech for good, tech partners operating regionally, telecommunications service providers.
All are welcome
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will:
- Take away examples of learning solutions, best practices, challenges from the aid sector
- Build networks and contacts with learning and capacity strengthening colleagues working in “learning for good”
- Co-create learning solutions for the future with other participants
This event is free of charge for all conference participants.