Topic outline

  • This course provides an overview of knowledge management processes and how they can be applied to emergency and resilience-building work.


      • E-learning series

        This course is part of the e-learning series Knowledge management and learning for emergency and resilience programming, which illustrates the role of knowledge management, how it works and how to integrate it into emergency and resilience programming through learning. The series consists of the following:

        • System Requirements

          The online version of this course runs on the latest versions of the major browsers, such as Chrome, Safari, Edge and Firefox.

          The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed. 

          • Audience

            The course is targeted at:

            • Programme designers and managers
            • Monitoring and Evaluation officers
            • Information management officers and thematic experts keen on understanding how knowledge management connects with, and supports their work
            • Knowledge management professionals new to the emergency and resilience field

            • You will learn about

              • What knowledge management is.
              • How it can support more effective emergency response and resilience programming.
              • What each pillar of the knowledge management cycle implies for emergency and resilience.

              • Partners

                The course has been developed with the support of the European Union within the framework of the Global Network Against Food Crises Partnership Programme.

                Funded by the European Union

                • Digital Badge Certification

                  To be granted a digital certification from the FAO elearning Academy, you will have to take the final evaluation exam after you’ve finished a course.

                  Our digital badge certifications verify that you have achieved the learning outcomes and competencies outlined in FAO e-learning courses.

                  What is a digital badge?
                  Digital badges are online visual representations of learned skills and achievements earned in learning environments. They have already been adopted widely across a range of sectors and are being used to recognize both accredited and non-accredited learning in formal, informal and non-formal settings.
                  Badges can be displayed wherever earners want them on the web, and share them for employment, education or lifelong learning.

                  Please click the link below to start the test: