Getting Aid Workers Disaster Ready

Trusted by more than 100,000 humanitarians and developed in collaboration with leading aid agencies and humanitarian experts, DisasterReady.org makes cutting-edge professional development resources available to relief and development workers and volunteers - anywhere, anytime, at no cost. DisasterReady.org’s online learning library of more than 600 training resources is constantly expanding and covers core topics such as Humanitarianism, Program/Operations, Protection, Staff Welfare, Management and Leadership, Staff Safety & Security, and Soft Skills. DisasterReady.org is available as an open online learning portal for individuals to register on their own or for organizations looking to provide online training to employees and volunteers.

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We Strive to:

  • Ensure that our core resource – the DisasterReady.org website – remains free and open to all humanitarian workers

  • Embrace a collaborative approach that effectively leverages the energy and ideas of our partners and the humanitarian sector as a whole

  • Provide maximum accessibility and usability for humanitarian aid workers around the globe

  • Add value, complement related initiatives, and avoid duplication in the field of humanitarian learning

  • Promote best practices and recognized standards for performance in humanitarian action

  • Leverage state-of-the-art technology to enable humanitarians to access learning resources anytime—even in the most challenging situations

  • Develop additional value-added resources and services that will be offered either at no cost or for the lowest practical cost necessary to preserve the sustainability of the initiative

Learn. Prepare. Collaborate.