Welcome to the Sphere elearning tool

Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Disaster Response

The Sphere Handbook title page

This elearning tool is designed to help you understand how to apply the Sphere handbook in real-life situations.

What do you want to do?

Learn about the Sphere project
Learn about the principles and processes upon which the Sphere project is based.
Review the Sphere standards
The standards are a key part of Sphere, providing the minimum level in assistance to be attained in humanitarian responses.
Examine case studies of Sphere
The case studies show real situations, and discuss how Sphere can be applied in practice.
Read the Sphere handbook
This elearning tool includes a full copy of the Sphere handbook in PDF format.