EiE Harmonized Training Module 1: Rationale for Education in Emergencies

At the end of this session participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the different types of emergency scenarios and describe their impact on children, education systems and communities.
  2. Explain the rationale for education as a first response in emergencies.
  3. Be aware of the key international legal instruments and conventions and understand that they underpin learner‘s right to education, including education in emergencies.

Developed by INEE and the IASC Education Cluster, the EiE Harmonized Training Package combines training materials from the original INEE Minimum Standards, IIEP and the Front Line Responders training packages. The materials include 20 modules with PPTs, Facilitator Guides and exercises as well as guidance on adapting the training materials.

Resource Info

Resource Type

Training Material


Published by

Global Education Cluster, Inter-agency Network for Education in Emergencies (INEE)


Humanitarian Sectors - Education