December 4-8th, 2016: WASH in Emergencies Training, Kurdistan-Iraq

With the support of the German Toilet Organization (GTO), cewas Middle East conducted a WASH in Emergencies training to strengthen humanitarian preparedness and response capacity for the staff of the Joint Coordination Centre of the Kurdistan Regional Government (JCC).

The overall goal of the training course was to empower and sensitise JCC staff on the importance and implications of WASH in humanitarian response, to activate a change in the design, planning, implementation, operation and maintenance of WASH services for displaced communities, who are currently hosted in camps and settlements in Kurdistan.

The training was based on lectures in English and Kurdish, followed by practical examples represented through case studies developed by the participants themselves and supported with coaching from the trainers.

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