September 2019

The Forage Center will host Coastal Promise – Maryland in Garrett County, Maryland September 26-29, 2019. Coastal Promise is a full-scale 4-day field training exercise. The exercise recreates the challenges and conditions professionals encounter in complex emergencies characterized by conflict, disaster, and humanitarian need. During the exercise, participants act as members of a non-governmental organization engage in intensive negotiations, humanitarian assistance, peacebuilding assessment, and human rights advocacy as part of a scenario based on a realistic conflict or humanitarian crisis.

Due to high demand, the Forage Center has closed registration for its September Coastal Promise program effective July 15, 2019.  Additional registration will be accepted only through special admission.  If you are seeking special admission, contact Catherine Cousar.   For those currently enrolled, all fees are due on or before August 30, 2019.  If fees are not paid by then, registration will be cancelled.   Finally, the current discounted fee of $400 will continue through the registration deadline of August 30, 2019. 

Due to unforeseen circumstances the September 2019 Coastal Promise -Maryland program has been cancelled