Hon. Commissioner Yobe State Min. of Humanitarian Affairs Flags off capacity Building Workshop

Dr Abubakar G Iliya, Hon. Commissioner Yobe State MHADM During the opening remark reaffirms Governor Mai Mala Bunis commitment in providing enabling environment for partners to operate hence the significance of capacity building for key stakeholder as drivers in the state . The workshop is aimed at building Capacity for humanitarian coordination and disaster preparedness for senior staff of Yobe State Ministry of humanitarian affairs and disaster Management  and key stakeholders.

The 5 day workshop was funded by Multi-Sector Crisis Recovery Project (MCRP), Yobe State Project Coordination Unit (PCU) a World Bank Project, In attendance are all staffs of the MHADM Yobe State, Permanent secretary Political and evaluation at the SSGs office, ES SEMA, Chairman Yobe State House of assembly Committee on Humanitarian, Executive director Yobe State civil Society Organization, PERL, UN OCHA Yobe Sub-Office and head office Staffs, NEDC representatives and MCRP PCU Yobe State.

During the 5 days workshop, participants are expected to have improve knowledge and capacity on:

  1. Humanitarian suffering
  2. The Humanitarian System
  3. Humanitarian operating Environment
  4. Principles, Standards, values and approaches of humanitarian response
  5. Governance
  6. SOPs
  7. Coordination of Humanitarian assistance in complex emergencies and natural disaster
  8. Information management
  9. Humanitarian advocacy
  10. Humanitarian contingency preparedness