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Driver Safety and First Aid

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Registration deadline: 16 Sep 2014 Training date: 16 Sep 2014 to 18 Sep 2014 RedR UK

Road Traffic Accidents (RTA) within aid agencies have been posing serious threats to the safety and security of aid workers, which in turn is restricting program continuity and affecting the image of organisations themselves. Accidents and breakdowns are not only costly but can also severely hinder ongoing operations and negatively impact organisational resources.

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Proposal and Report Writing

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Registration deadline: 25 Nov 2014 Training date: 26 Nov 2014 to 28 Nov 2014 RedR UK

Proposal and report writing serve important functions in humanitarian agencies and are common and necessary tasks for staff in various levels and roles throughout the organisation. Nevertheless, writing proposals and reports can be challenging. The ability of NGOs to deliver aid is dependent on their access to funds, and the quality of project proposals determines whether or not funds are ultimately received.

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Monitoring and Evaluation

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Registration deadline: 23 Nov 2014 Training date: 24 Nov 2014 to 25 Nov 2014 RedR UK

Improving the quality of humanitarian practice and ensuring the effectiveness of responses to complex emergencies is a key aim shared by humanitarian agencies. Thus, monitoring and evaluation are essential activities for any project or programme. Careful monitoring of progress against targets allows timely changes to be made to maximise impact. Evaluation ensures accountability to all parties concerned, and allows learning to be carried through to future interventions.

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Crisis and Security Management

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Registration deadline: 16 Nov 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 21 Nov 2014 RedR UK

Given the insecure and often rapidly changing environments in which aid agencies work, safety and security management is not an optional extra - it needs to be at the heart of humanitarian programmes. This five-day course will enable participants to identify the key requirements for managing security in an organisational framework, and practice essential techniques in risk management and crisis response.

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Off Road Drivers Training

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Registration deadline: 21 Sep 2014 Training date: 22 Sep 2014 to 24 Sep 2014 RedR UK

Driving a 4wd vehicle effectively requires specific skills and techniques. Incorrect use of an off-road vehicle can increase your maintenance costs considerably and under certain road conditions be life-threatening. This course, designed by Mick Farmer, can make a real difference to your budget and more importantly your safety.

Driving vehicles, particularly 4x4s, on unsealed roads is a skill. This training with provide you with comprehensive knowledge of how a 4x4 works so that you can drive it safely in difficult conditions, keeping yourself and your passenger’s safe.

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Women Safety and Security

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Registration deadline: 08 Sep 2014 Training date: 09 Sep 2014 to 10 Sep 2014 RedR UK

About the course:

Security and safety has become an issue of importance for everyone but especially for women. The mounting concerns about the rise in violent crimes including muggings, sexual assaults, violence, increasing number of violent attacks against the humanitarian staff, particularly women emphasize the need for the organizations to further promote and deliver safety and security training for its personnel carrying out development and humanitarian interventions in risky and dangerous environments.

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Sphere in Practice

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 02 Sep 2014 to 03 Sep 2014 RedR UK

Improving the quality of humanitarian practice and assuring the accountability of humanitarian actors are increasingly becoming key aims shared by humanitarian agencies. The Sphere Handbook, Humanitarian Charter, and the Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response, the most widely known and internationally recognised set of common principles in the humanitarian sector, have set out to standardize the methods for achieving these goals.

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Trafficking in Persons - Online Course

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Registration deadline: 25 Aug 2014 Training date: 27 Aug 2014 to 07 Oct 2014 University for Peace

The Human Rights Centre of the United Nations mandated University for Peace will be conducting a six weeks online course on the topic of 'Trafficking in Persons' from 27th August to 7th October.

This highly specialized course will be delivered by Dr. Geeta Sekhon (India) and will delve into contemporary issues in the field related to Trafficking in Persons.

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Social Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development | Economic Development Specialization

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Registration deadline: 07 Sep 2014 Training date: 12 Sep 2014 to 17 Oct 2014 Colorado State University

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT

Course Tuition: $390
Continuing Education Units (CEUs): 2
Duration: 5 weeks

All registration is done online: http://www.villageearth.org/training-and-consulting/online/social-entrep...

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Launch of the 2014 Global Humanitarian Assistance (GHA) Report

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Registration deadline: 18 Sep 2014 Training date: 18 Sep 2014 Development Initiatives

The 2014 Global Humanitarian Assistance (GHA) Report will be launched at The Royal Society, Carlton Terrace, London on Thursday 18th September 2014 from 6pm-8.30pm.

A panel debate on the report findings will be followed by a drinks reception.The annual report, produced by the GHA Programme of Development Initiatives, provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive picture of global humanitarian financing.

Details on the panellists will follow shortly.

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Civil Resistance Two: External Actors, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 02 Aug 2015 Training date: 03 Aug 2015 to 30 Aug 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Mediating Violent Conflict, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 05 Jul 2015 Training date: 06 Jul 2015 to 02 Aug 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Fundamentals of Strategic Advising in Reform Environments, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 31 May 2015 Training date: 01 Jun 2015 to 28 Jun 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Good Governance After Conflict: Guiding Principles, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 03 May 2015 Training date: 04 May 2015 to 31 May 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Civil Resistance and the Dynamics of Nonviolence, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 05 Apr 2015 Training date: 06 Apr 2015 to 03 May 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Global Religious Engagement, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 01 Mar 2015 Training date: 02 Mar 2015 to 29 Mar 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Introduction to Negotiation and Conflict Management, Instructor-Led Online Course

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Registration deadline: 01 Mar 2015 Training date: 02 Feb 2015 to 01 Mar 2015 US Institute of Peace

This fall the United States Institute of Peaceis offering a new suite of instructor-led online courses that feature real-time interaction with your instructor, presentations by international experts and webinars, forums and interactive exercises involving other students around the world.

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Managing Intergroup Conflict Through Facilitation

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Registration deadline: 05 Oct 2014 Training date: 06 Oct 2014 to 10 Oct 2014 US Institute of Peace

Instructor: Alison Milofsky

Conflict management practitioners working in conflict zones often engage with groups who are at odds with one another. Many of the strategies these practitioners employ depend heavily on having solid facilitation skills. Conflict management skills training, problem-solving workshops, mediation, intergroup dialogue, and other processes all center around an effective facilitator who is able to guide a group in transforming conflict.

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Mastering the MSC Technique & Rigorous Qualitative Analysis

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Registration deadline: 01 Oct 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 21 Nov 2014 ResultsinHealth

Are you looking for innovative, rigorous ways to manage and analyse Qualitative Data? Would you like to improve your M&E skills, learning how to obtain rich information from your projects and finding new ways to improve them? Then please come and join our workshop!

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AFAC 14. After Disaster Strikes: Learning from Adversity

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 02 Sep 2014 to 05 Sep 2014 Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council

Principle Topics

The conference will explore the following principle topics and themes:

1. Climate, Landscape and Environment