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Based in

Syrian Arab Republic

Hamza Hamwie



Based in

Syrian Arab Republic
  • Camp coordination and management
  • Shelter and settlement
  • Protection Principles
  • Psychosocial issues
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Livestock
  • Quality and accountability
Types of training
  • Sphere technical training
  • Sphere presentations
  • Field-based training
  • Training content development
  • Humanitarian workers
  • Students
  • Government
  • Media

About Hamza Hamwie

Hamza has been involved with Humanitarian operations since over 10 year’s . He has designed and delivered numerous training programs, and facilitated workshops for a range of humanitarian and development organsiations including Syrıan Arab Red Crescent and SNGOs, INGOs “DRC, JRS”, and local communities (Mobaderoon).

He has experience in designing and managing the rights based projects, leading the fields teams in development and humanitarian response, conducting Surveys, advocacy, training need assessment and continues to work in the field and train humanitarian workers. This included primary humanitarian care services, Disaster management, Livestock in Emergencies Guidelines (LEGS), psychosocial care and protection.

Sphere Contractor badge: Hamza was one of 5 consultants contracted to update the Syria adapted Sphere Training Package during Q3 2019.

Events & Training




Sphere Workshop, Hatay, Turkey, 16 Feb 2023

16 February 2023
16 February 2023
Turkey, izmir, Turkey

Sphere #training gets underway in #Turkey in response to the #TurkeySyriaEarthquakes - with a free lightning one-hour outdoor workshop at the Hatay stadium - led by...

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Sphere CHS Revision Consultation workshop in Arabic, online, 14 November 2022

14 November 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
14 November 2022
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

We are delighted to invite you to Sphere’s Core Humanitarian Standard (CHS) Revision Consultation Workshop, for Arabic-speakers, on 14th November...

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Sphere in Practice Massive Online Open Course (MOOC), Mar-May 2021 (English)

by Sphere , Aktion Deutschland Hilft (ADH)
21 March 2021 - 3 May 2021
21 March 2021 - 3 May 2021

Sphere’s newly released e-learning course supports anyone who wishes to learn about humanitarian standards in an interactive and engaging way.

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Complex emergencies in COVID times: MENA region in focus

by Sphere , MIGRACE , Tamdeen Youth Foundation , UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office , H2H Network
1 October 2020 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
1 October 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Download the PowerPoint presentation / عرض باور بوينت Watch the webinar recording / تسجيل الفيديو Fill in the evaluation survey / مسح التقييم...

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  • Sphere online training package (English)
    Spanish 56.41 MB zip 2022
    The Sphere online training package includes materials and guidance for facilitating over 25 interactive online learning activities. It also contains guidance on how to run effective online Sphere workshops and courses, including pre-training preparations and post-training actions.

    This training package is designed for Sphere trainers by Sphere trainers.

    It is available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic.
  • Sphere COVID-19 Case Study #4 – COVID-19 in Complex Emergencies – Do No Harm
    English 198.41 KB pdf 2020
    The COVID-19 lockdown and isolation measures aim to protect people from transmission of the disease Yet, they have devastating consequences on people’s livelihoods, especially in the context of complex emergencies where governance is fragile, health systems are weak and populations displaced. Humanitarian standards demand that we ensure the people we support are not negatively affected. This requires consultation with affected communities, adaptation and constant monitoring of interventions.
  • Sphere training pack adapted to Syria response (Arabic)
    Arabic 981.38 MB zip 2020
    The Syria training pack is a set of Arabic-language materials that contain guidance on how best to apply the Sphere standards in response to the country’s conflict. The pack is based on the 2018 training pack update and includes all the latest additions to the Sphere standards, but it also features additional case studies and multimedia content gathered in and around Syria.

    The content was developed by experienced Sphere trainers Aya Yagan, Hamza HamwieMohammad Abo Nabout, Rami Rajjoub and Mamdouh Tello.

    The Sphere training package (base edition) is available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Portuguese.