A free online course from UNICEF, providing an understanding of child rights and a child rights approach and introducing you to UNICEF’s mandate as it relates to child rights. You will need to register for a free account with the Agora e-learning platform.
This short course describes the work of UNICEF in the field of Child Protection. In this course, you will explore the goals, programmes, challenges and achievements of child protection work. You will need to register for free on the Agora e-learning platform.
CIVICUS is a global alliance of civil society organisations and activists dedicated to strengthening citizen action and civil society throughout the world. They have a variety of online resources and toolkits, covering a wide range of topics.
ReliefWeb is the leading humanitarian information source on global crises and disasters, provided by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). It is also a excellent platform for searching international jobs and training opportunities in the development and humanitarian sector.
Impactpool is a career platform devoted to provide the best possible support to people who want to pursue a career within mission-driven organisations. It provides job listings for the development and humanitarian sectors, as well as a range of career development resources.
Idealist (www.idealist.org) is all about connecting idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities for action and collaboration. It features job and volunteer vacancy listings and a careers advice section at https://idealistcareers.org/
With more than 120,000 organizations and 1.4 million monthly visitors to the English, and Spanish (idealistas.org) sites, Idealist helps people move from intention to action all over the world.
A free online course from Stanford University focussing on women’s health and human rights issues from infancy through old age, including information about positive interventions relating to those issues.