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Event: Sayer Vincent International Charities Forum 2014 - Wellbeing & Safety

Sayer Vincent is hosting an event focusing on Wellbeing and Safety as part of its International Charities Forum, and which will take place in London on 23rd April 2014. The event will focus on best practice and practical tools for managing staff care and staff safety in the increasingly challenging environment in which INGOs work.

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What are the key characteristics of successful wellness programmes?

By Jonathan Potter

Yesterday afternoon we heard from the Award finalists at the Global Healthy Workplace Awards and Summit in Shanghai. What were the key characteristics of their wellness programmes which distinguished them from the other applicants?

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New case study: improving staff wellbeing at Oxfam GB

When an increase in organisational stress-related absence was identified at Oxfam GB, the Office's Health & Safety Committee was tasked with finding mechanisms to raise staff awareness of stress-related issues and developing practical ways to support improvements in staff wellbeing.

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Leaders are breathing the same air

By Jonathan Potter

"Leaders are breathing the same air." This was a direct comment on how pollution problems might be resolved in China. It was also a message about workplace wellness, where leaders should model and support healthy behaviours to bring about necessary change in their organisations.

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Read the full story  (9 April 2014)

Consultation for the Core Humanitarian Standard has now closed - what's next?

The consultation for the Core Humanitarian Standard closed earlier this week on 31 March. HAP and People In Aid would like to thank all those who participated by providing their feedback and comments through the online survey and other mechanisms.

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Save the date! Humanitarian HR Africa conference 2014 dates confirmed

Humanitarian HR Africa conference booking will open soon.

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