Core Humanitarian Competency Framework (CHCF)

Competent and well-managed staff are at the heart of an accountable and effective organisation. The Core Humanitarian Competency Framework (CHCF) aims to provide humanitarian and development workers with the right skills and behaviours.

CHS Alliance, together with Talent Development Project and Humanitarian Leadership Academy, has recently globally promoted the CHCF in Bangladesh, the Philippines, Jordan, Kenya. Webinars and training days have been conducted for HR staff and managers who wish to know more about the CHCF and how to adopt competency-based approaches in their organisations. The pages on this site are now designed to offer support for all those who want to further adopt the CHCF and/or competency-based approaches into their organisations. It includes:

For more information on the available resources please contact:

Download the framework here.