Training the aid workers of today and tomorrow

With over 2,600 people trained every year, the Bioforce Institute builds the capacity of humanitarian professionals worldwide.

More than 120 courses, specific to the humanitarian and international development sector.

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Collaboration Centre for Quality Learning in Humanitarian Action

Pre-consultation on quality learning and assessment

They build the capacity of individuals and the organisations that employ them by providing learning and development support that meet individuals’ learning needs to effectively...

Posted on Feb 28, 2017

Claus Sørensen joins the Board of the Bioforce Institute

Between 2011 and 2015, Claus Sørensen also worked as Director General of ECHO, the European Commission's humanitarian aid and civil protection department, one of the leading...

Posted on Feb 13, 2017

In partnership with Bioport Logistics: emergency response training on air chartering with our students

“Working under pressure, coordinating their response, achieving the chartering of an AN-12 cargo plane as well as negotiating a contract with a broker were the expected outcomes”,...

Posted on Dec 9, 2016

Our Impact.



Developed by 15 humanitarian organisations under the aegis of the Consortium of British Humanitarian Agencies (CBHA) and based on the Consortium of British Humanitarian Agencies (CBHA) and based on the Core Humanitarian Competency Framework, Context provides a solid basis for staff development for improved humanitarian response.

Making the response to humanitarian crises more relevant by building the capacity of stakeholders.


The capacity of humanitarian crisis response teams determines the quality of aid received and ensures the response is relevant, efficient, sustainable and adheres to humanitarian principles.