874 training programs
Stata is a complete statistical software package for data management, data analysis and graphics. It comprises classical and advanced functions including: panel data analysis, forecasting, time series analysis, survival analysis, cross sectional and longitudinal survey methods, structural equation modeling, simulation methods and tables for almost all researchers and analysts. The software can be used via a graphical user interface (menus and dialog boxes) or a command-line interface using its very intuitive programming language.
The course will show how economic and financial time series can be modeled and analyzed. The aim is to provide understanding and insight into the methods used, as well as explaining the technical details. Statistical modeling will be demonstrated using the Stata Software and participants will be given the opportunity to use Stata in class. Statistical modeling will be demonstrated using the Stata Software.
The Africa School of Project Management (ASPM) was established in the year 2000 in Kenya as a membership based professional management organisation. The school was formed to address capacity building needs among development partners, donor organizations, Government agencies, International and private sector firms in Africa.
The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease's International Management Development Programme (IMDP) will have a training course on Supply Chain Management from 7-11 November 2016, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Course Title: Supply Chain Management
Course Date: 7-11 November 2016
Application Deadline: 14 October 2016
How do we know if our humanitarian efforts are successful? Evaluation is a key way of finding out.
Evaluation of humanitarian action has grown to become an integral part of the way the humanitarian system operates, significantly improving learning and accountability across the sector.
The knowledge generated from evaluating humanitarian action helps build the body of evidence on what works, and what does not. And it enables stakeholders to answer the vital questions: ‘How are we really doing?’ and ‘So what?’
Trauma Support is the process of having the relevant knowledge, skills and values to identify clients exposed to traumatic events and provide trauma support services in the immediate aftermath of traumatic events, under supervision of an appropriately trained/registered mental health professional.
Through this training, you will come to understand concepts of First Aid, the principles of trauma recovery sessions, and effective treatments for people suffering from PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
This 3 day training will give an introduction to value for money assessment (VFM) in project management and build the confidence and skills of NGO staff who have limited experience of using value for money techniques when designing programmes and preparing proposals and budgets for institutional donors.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This course is suitable for people who are new to or have little experience of managing and measuring VFM in programme design, proposal writing and the preparation of programme budgets.
With growing emphasis on participatory approaches towards development, there has been recognition that monitoring and evaluation (M&E) should also be participatory. Conventionally, M&E has involved outside experts coming in to measure performance against pre-set indicators, using standardized procedures and tools.
The Logical Framework Approach (LFA) is a highly effective strategic planning and project management methodology with wide application. It comprises an integrated package of tools for analysing and solving planning problems and for designing and managing their solutions (the approach). The product of this analytical approach is the logframe (the matrix), which summarises what the project intends to do and how, what the key assumptions are, and how outputs and outcomes will be monitored and evaluated.
The two most common challenges among development organizations are to document effectively their activities and to come up with highly saleable project proposals. These challenges have further resulted in limited capacity for resource mobilization among many organizations.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
Identify the role of HR planning in building the competitive advantage of the firm, Describe the process of HR planning and Describe process and tools in HR planning for key management positions.
The Planning for Human Resource course is designed for SME owners who face challenges to the company’s development due to HR-related difficulties.
In present times, everyone needs a basic understanding of ICT and how to make productive use of it, just to be a good public employee, citizen or even a leader. Learning how to be competent users of ICT technologies is important, so that one becomes successful in their careers in leadership and also be able to efficiently participate in the modern day society.
The Strategic Financial Management intensive one week course that helps in the more advanced aspects of financial management to further develop the skills and confidence to manage the strategic aspects of finance.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
Disasters and development are linked closely in that disasters can both destroy development initiatives and create development opportunities, and that development schemes can both increase and decrease vulnerability.
Duration: 5 days
Location: The Double Tree by Hilton, Moda, Kadikoy, Istanbul
Trainers: Neil Kendrick (U.K.) plus local facilitator
Who is it for?
- Project and Program Managers
- Heads of Department
- Project officers
In a world that needs visionaries, the Master of Human Rights (MHR) degree program prepares students to engage in global human rights challenges through research, policy analysis, and advocacy.
Disaster risk within a country has its roots in development decisions that do not adequately address disaster concerns, and the resulting disasters are coming at the cost of development and poverty reduction. By not considering disaster risk in development planning, new risks could be unintentionally created or existing ones exacerbated through investments in infrastructure and public services, and through improper planning and regulation.
Human rights based approach HRBA is about empowering people to know and claim their rights and increasing the ability and accountability of individuals and institutions who are responsible for respecting, protecting and fulfilling rights.
This means giving people greater opportunities to participate in shaping the decisions that impact on their human rights.
It also means increasing the ability of those with responsibility for fulfilling rights to recognize and know how to respect those rights, and make sure they can be held to account.
Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following seminar set to take place in October 2016
Seminar Title: International Conference on Staff Performance Surveys, Management, Appraisal and Evaluation Techniques
Date: 26th -28th October 2016
Venue: Nairobi, Kenya
Cost: USD 755
Need for the conference