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.

The latest updates from Bioforce

The Bioforce Institute sets up campus in Dakar to answer the call of international organisations and train a new generation of aid workers

This is a major step forward towards for the sustainable improvement of humanitarian response capacity of international and local organisations in this region. The Western and...

Posted on Nov 14, 2016

The Bioforce Institute to host and lead the Collaboration centre for Quality Learning in Humanitarian Action

Objective: a faster, more effective and efficient humanitarian response with increased local participation and ownership, delivered by better trained and recognised aid workers. In...

Posted on Nov 4, 2016

Training in Bangui for 130 national staff from humanitarian organisations working in CAR, with the support of the ACFPE

The Bioforce Institute therefore decided to carry out an assessment in April 2016 in Bangui to come to a clearer understanding of the requirements for capacity building in CAR....

Posted on Oct 11, 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.