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Humanitarian Response Intensive Course

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Registration deadline: 13 Apr 2015 Training date: 14 Apr 2015 to 26 Apr 2015 Harvard University

The Humanitarian Academy at Harvard is pleased to announce dates for the 2015 Humanitarian Response Intensive Course and Simulation Exercise.

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Navigating International HR in the Nonprofit World

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Registration deadline: 10 Dec 2014 Training date: 10 Dec 2014 to 11 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

Have you just transitioned to an international non-profit HR role?
Do you oversee international HR and need to learn more about it?
Are you transitioning from specialist to generalist?

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Taxation Management: US Expatriates, International Assignees, & Your Organizational Risk

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Registration deadline: 09 Dec 2014 Training date: 09 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

US expatriate and Third Country National staff present unique challenges to Finance, HR and payroll professionals. Not understanding the technical aspects - employer withholding and obligations, how to prepare a W-2 for a US expat, and the required deductions for host government employee taxes - can lead to lack of compliance, penalties and reputational risk. What do you need to know? How do you start putting together policies and procedures? This workshop will provide guiding principles, practical information, tools, a resource manual, and “how to” advice on managing both your U.S.

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Long Term Election Observation (LTO) Training

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Registration deadline: 31 Jul 2014 Training date: 29 Aug 2014 to 31 Aug 2014 Electoral Reform International Services

ERIS Long Term Observer Training

DATES: 29-31 August 2014

ERIS will run an LTO training course to ready potential observers for a first deployment as an LTO, primarily for EU and OSCE Election Observation Missions. Our course takes a comprehensive look at the challenges of long term election observation, combining an examination of election observation methodology with the practicalities of implementation in the field. The three day course will be led by two very experienced experts, Carlo Accame and Hannah Roberts.

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Master in Electoral Policy and Administration

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Registration deadline: 05 Jan 2015 Training date: 02 Mar 2015 to 30 Apr 2016 Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna (Pisa, Italy) - Call for Applications for the Master in Electoral Policy and Administration (I edition, 2015-16).

MEPA is open to a maximum of 28 participants. Applications deadlines are the following:

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Social Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development | Economic Development Specialization

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Registration deadline: 30 Jul 2014 Training date: 01 Aug 2014 to 05 Sep 2014 Duke University

This course is a joint collaboration between Village Earth and Duke University Continuing Studies. Upon completion of four courses in the program, participants receive a Duke University Certificate in Sustainable Community Development.

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

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CALL FOR PAPERS - Stability: International Journal of Security and Development

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Registration deadline: 31 Dec 2014 Training date: 31 Dec 2014 Stability: International Journal of Security & Development

For full details, please see http://www.stabilityjournal.org/announcement/view/1

Scope of The Journal

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Knowledge Management for Disasters Risk Management

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Registration deadline: 07 Aug 2014 Training date: 27 Aug 2014 to 29 Aug 2014 Alhasan Systems

ALHASAN SYSTEMS’ [www.alhasan.com] Spatial Knowledge and Information Management [www.skim.pk] initiative is a public service initiative launched to support disaster responders and development professionals equally to enhance their DRM capacity. This three (3) days Training is free for experienced master trainers who are interested to equip themselves with the latest technologies such as Geographic Information Systems, Mobile Location Data Collection, and Remote Sensing.

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100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered By The Rockefeller Foundation, Announces Opening Of The 2014 100 Resilient Cities Challenge: Cities Worldwide Invited

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Registration deadline: 10 Sep 2014 Training date: 10 Sep 2014 Rockefeller Foundation

Selected Cities Will Receive Resources And Support To Build Resilience To 21st Century Shocks And Stresses – Application Process Runs Through September 10th

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Financial Management for US Government Funding

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Registration deadline: 06 Nov 2014 Training date: 06 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

Consistent and effective financial management is the key to receiving funding from the US Government – and also to reducing audit findings.

Whether you are receiving a grant, cooperative agreement, or a contract, whether you are a prime, a sub or new to donor funding - developing, implementing and maintaining an adequate financial management system is key to becoming and remaining eligible for federal monies, effectively managing program and donor relations, and reducing the anxiety and risk around audits. This workshop will help you in this quest.

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USAID Contract Management for NGOs - An Introduction

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Registration deadline: 28 Oct 2014 Training date: 28 Oct 2014 to 30 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Organizations traditionally receiving grants and cooperative agreements (assistance) from U.S. Government agencies sometimes consider expanding into the world of contracts (acquisition) as a prime or sub-contractor. The very premise of a contract in which the U.S. Government is the buyer (acquisition) entails a stricter relationship than a grantee would usually experience in an assistance environment. The risks of non-compliance are significant and the management involvement of the U.S.

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USAID/Federal Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 02 Dec 2014 Training date: 02 Dec 2014 to 04 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

What is an allowable cost? What procedures do I need to follow when purchasing equipment with USAID money? How much can I revise my budget without having to go to USAID for approval? How long should I retain records? What are the most common audit findings and how can I avoid being written up by my auditors?

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USAID/Federal Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 to 02 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

What is an allowable cost? What procedures do I need to follow when purchasing equipment with USAID money? How much can I revise my budget without having to go to USAID for approval? How long should I retain records? What are the most common audit findings and how can I avoid being written up by my auditors?

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PMD Pro 1 - The Essentials of Project Management

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Registration deadline: 29 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Sep 2014 to 01 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers.Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

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Training of Trainers

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Registration deadline: 09 Sep 2014 Training date: 09 Sep 2014 to 11 Sep 2014 InsideNGO

The purpose of this workshop is to build the confidence, course design and facilitation skills of NGO staff to deliver relevant and effective training. The training approach is highly practical, participatory and fun! We focus on real issues and help participants to use the techniques covered, rather than just discuss them.

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"Shelter and settlements in emergencies, natural disasters"

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Registration deadline: 24 Aug 2014 Training date: 22 Sep 2014 to 22 Nov 2014 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies

This Master level short course in Shelter and Settlements in Emergencies (Natural Disasters) is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in partnership with the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) at Oxford Brookes University.

This course draws upon IFRC’s experience on shelter and settlements response in a humanitarian crisis after natural disasters at country level. It is a blend of online and face-to-face learning.

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Approaches to Community Development | University Certificate Program

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Registration deadline: 30 Jul 2014 Training date: 01 Aug 2014 to 05 Sep 2014 Duke University

This course is a joint collaboration between Village Earth and Duke University Continuing Studies.

Course Tuition: $390
Duration: 5 Weeks
Continuing Education Units (CEU’s): 2

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

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Online MA in Peacebuilding at Coventry University (UK): Apply before 26 September for scholarships

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Registration deadline: 26 Sep 2014 Training date: 05 Jan 2015 to 06 Jan 2016 Coventry University

Online MA in Peacebuilding, offered by a new Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations (CTPSR) (formerly Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Studies), Coventry University, calls for applications for 2015 intake (January 2015 - January 2016).

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Derecho internacional, memoria histórica y construcción de paz

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Registration deadline: 28 Jul 2014 Training date: 28 Jul 2014 Universidad Externado de Bogotá

El próximo lunes 28 de julio en la Universidad Externado de Bogotá se realizará la conferencia: Derecho Internacional, memoria histórica y construcción de paz. Una jornada en la que se socializarán diferentes temas relacionados con el Sistema Interamericano de Derechos Humanos y el derecho a la verdad y la memoria histórica de las víctimas, especialmente las del conflicto armado colombiano.

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MISSIONCRAFT 2014: Missioncraft in Disaster Relief Operations

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 20 Oct 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 Disaster Medical Coordination International Society

Presented by the Massachusetts General Hospital, Center for Global Health, Office of Global Disaster Response and the Disaster Medical Coordination International Society: