A certificate is proof of qualification of a certain set of skills. Students who obtain a certificate have completed educational requirements and tests. Through completion, they become ready to pursue a degree or diploma, or to head into the professional world in their field of expertise.
Switzerland (German: Schweiz, French: Suisse, Italian: Svizzera, Romansch: Svizra. Switzerland has some of the world renown universites like ETH in Zurich, EPFL in Lausanne, IHEID in Geneva, University of Lausanne or the University of St. Gallen. Keep in mind, it's much better to speak the local language, so if you can't speak either French, German or Italian, better go for a language course first.
Geneva is known for diplomacy. That’s probably why their university is specialized in humanist sciences, with the addition of medicine. Private university, institutes and private schools are also specialized in laws, political science, international affairs, history etc.
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By undertaking our accelerated one-semester-immersion course, you will gain first-hand exposure to the work of the international organizations and how diplomatic actors face new issues, policies, and negotiations.[+]
SHORT TERM CERTIFICATE COURSE The Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations (GSD) invites you to an invaluable experience in an international environment. By undertaking our accelerated one-semester-immersion course, you will gain first-hand exposure to the work of the international organizations and how diplomatic actors face new issues, policies, and negotiations. GSD would like to provide a hands-on training experience that will equip you to engage in International Relations and Diplomacy. Based in the heart of the most active center for multilateral diplomacy, Geneva is host to over 250 NGOs, 168 foreign states, and has been hosting international organizations for over 100 years. Organizations such as the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), the International Labor Organization, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the World Health Organization (WHO), the International Committee of the Red Cross and the World Trade Organization (WTO) have a seat in Geneva, with over 40, 000 international diplomats and civil servants working in this international setting. Not only is Geneva the center for diplomacy, it is also a welcoming environment for a wide range of cultures, with over 100 nationalities currently living and working in the city. Whether your background or interest lies in private, public or the non-profit sector, GSD would like to encourage a fulfilling and useful experience that will enhance knowledge and boost a lasting career. We will provide opportunities to gain reputable contacts, experience, and resources in the field of International Relations and Diplomacy through the promotion of the different international events in... [-]
Talent attraction and retention is taking its place at the top of the agenda for business, and that means HR professionals are now more important than ever [+]
Talent attraction and retention is taking its place at the top of the agenda for business, and that means HR professionals are now more important than ever.
The case for HR
The field of Human Resources is increasingly important to the success of business. This means more opportunities than ever for HR professionals, but also a growing focus on certified skills that can lead businesses to even greater growth.
Perfect for you?
If you’re in HR, benefits, recruitment or working in related spheres, the SHRM-CP delivers skills that can take your career higher. If you’re already in upper HR management, HR consultancy or a leadership development specialist, then the SHRM-SCP is for you. Key positions include:... [-]
Learn basic codes and editor of Web pages to construct your Web site easily and in a minimum of time. [+]
Learn basic codes and editor of Web pages to construct your Web site easily and in a minimum of time.
Your first steps in building Web Sites
The objectives of this courseTo offer candidate without any knowledge of the Web the basic theorical and practical elements to create a small Web Site. This is the starting point for a future Web Master career. Candidate will learn how to plan for a Web site Master the basic tools Publish the web site
Content of the courseThe Web and Internet First steps for constructing a Web Project HTML 5 CSS GIMP / Photoshop Publishing web pages Notions about optimising, marketing web sites and legal aspects Final project [-]
Equips humanitarian a professional with the ability to analyse humanitarian action challenges from a legal perspective and to use international law to advance humanitarian objectives, and those with legal training to understand the humanitarian legal environment. [+]
In the national and international contexts in which humanitarian emergencies unfold, the legal situation is often highly complex and even contradictory. Actors may attempt to manipulate the law to present their actions in the best light possible or to discredit others. Humanitarian projects can become entangled in this situation – to steer a clear path; humanitarian workers need a good legal grounding.
Human rights, applicable everywhere, is pertinent for the societies in which humanitarian action takes place as well as the behaviour of humanitarian actors. International humanitarian law strongly impacts the rights and responsibilities of humanitarian organisations. Other branches of the law also influence, directly or indirectly, the actions of humanitarian workers, who may be called upon to cooperate with legal institutions such as, for example, the International Criminal Court. It is therefore important to have a detailed knowledge of and fresh perspective on the legal environment in which humanitarian action takes place, in order to better understand the interaction between rights and humanitarian action and to develop a critical analysis of the legal tools available to humanitarian professionals.... [-]
Assists HR managers with the skills and specific knowledge of the humanitarian context to develop useful strategies to improve working environments and smooth delivery of projects. [+]
The growing professionalization of the humanitarian sector has created new challenges for how humanitarian organisations manage their staff. The effective organisation of local and expatriate work forces in often difficult contexts demands high levels of expertise and competence.
Professionally trained human resource (HR) personnel have become indispensable for humanitarian organisations to address the needs of their employees, national and international, and of operations.
Skilled HR managers with specific knowledge of the humanitarian context can develop useful strategies to improve working environments and smooth delivery of projects. The growing need to make aid operations more relevant and accountable, to improve their quality and abide by the rules of good governance is also directly related to improved HR management techniques.... [-]
The Certificate in Advanced Studies equips humanitarian professionals with the necessary knowledge to be able to identify and monitor health problems during crises, and to develop effective and appropriate intervention strategies in complex situations. [+]
Maintaining and improving the health situation of vulnerable populations lies at the heart of most aid projects, especially during a humanitarian emergency.
Humanitarian professionals must be equipped with sufficient basic knowledge to be able to identify and monitor health problems during crises, and to develop effective and appropriate intervention strategies in complex situations.WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM THIS COURSE
For humanitarian workers called on to manage health projects this course delivers the key knowledge and skills needed to create effective health interventions
For health professionals wishing to move into the humanitarian sector, this course will deliver the awareness and skills to adapt their knowledge to the humanitarian context.... [-]