The course examines how children's social environments at different levels, such as the family, community and societal levels, influence children's adversity, development, and resilience.
This course is aimed at child protection practitioners who work internationally in humanitarian settings and is also designed for those who want to learn more about, or start working in, the sector!
You can learn
- How humanitarian crises can affect children’s wellbeing and development
- What risk and resilience mean in the context of child development and child protection and what factors influence these at the individual, family, community and societal levels
- The importance of taking issues of context, agency, relationships and prevention into account when designing interventions
- How to think critically about different approaches to child protection in humanitarian crises and identify improvements for practice