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Cours de droit international humanitaire pour professionnels de l’humanitaire

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Registration deadline: 01 Oct 2014 Training date: 23 Nov 2014 to 29 Nov 2014 International Committee of the Red Cross

DESCRIPTION DU COURS

Ce cours est ouvert aux professionnels de l'humanitaire désireux d'acquérir une formation juridique pragmatique (représentants d’organisations non gouvernementales, d’organisations internationales, d’agences gouvernementales et de bailleurs de fonds humanitaires).

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Knowledge Management

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Registration deadline: 27 Oct 2014 Training date: 25 Nov 2014 to 28 Nov 2014 IMA International

Find out how your organisation can learn from its experiences to become more innovative, responsive and efficient:
• develop a culture that harnesses the know-how and experience of your people
• make knowledge accessible to everyone who needs it, by building knowledge sharing into everyday operations
• gather and distribute information and knowledge to your internal and external stakeholders.

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Theory of Change and Impact Assessment

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Registration deadline: 06 Oct 2014 Training date: 03 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 IMA International

This five day course will give you the opportunity to better understand how social change happens and your contribution to it. It will also provide you with innovative tools to perform an impact assessment. You will engage in an action-learning process that will enable you to develop a Theory of Change to support and improve your ability as a development practitioner.

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Interdisciplinary International Workshop on RISK Information Management, Risk Models and Applications (RIMMA2014)

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 18 Nov 2014 CODATA Germany

Scope

This international interdisciplinary CODATA workshop on Risk Information Management, Risk Models, and Applications will enable sharing of best practices as well as giving space for discussing methodological problems in risk modeling from the information systems point of view for all phases of the disaster cycle.

The following areas will be of central interest for the workshop:

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2014 World Water Week

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Registration deadline: 31 Aug 2014 Training date: 31 Aug 2014 to 05 Sep 2014 Stockholm International Water Institute

World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991.

It is a platform for over 200 collaborating organisations to convene events about water and development issues. Individuals from around the globe also present their findings at the scientific workshops.

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Conflict Transformation Encounter

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Registration deadline: 05 Sep 2014 Training date: 17 Oct 2014 to 19 Oct 2014 ACTION Support Centre

The ACTION Support Centre will be holding a 3-day event, bringing together individuals and organisations from all over the world, who are involved in initiatives relating to peacebuilding, conflict transformation, development, human rights and other fields that seek to address the challenges we face in Africa and across the world.

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Mettez Vos Idées en Pratique: Médecins Sans Frontières Séance D'Information - New York

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 17 Sep 2014 Médecins Sans Frontières

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT WILL BE CONDUCTED ENTIRELY IN FRENCH

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Put Your Ideals Into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Info Session - Portland

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Registration deadline: 02 Oct 2014 Training date: 02 Oct 2014 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

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Disaster Preparedness and Response Training

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Registration deadline: 10 Oct 2014 Training date: 20 Oct 2014 to 22 Oct 2014 BRC Trust

In a world which is greatly affected by climate change, causing an increased incidence and severity of natural hazards as well as man- made disasters it is important for all players in humanitarian response to be equipped with knowledge on how to prepare and respond effectively in order to minimise losses.

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Disaster Risk Reduction Course

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Registration deadline: 26 Sep 2014 Training date: 06 Oct 2014 to 08 Oct 2014 BRC Trust

This 3 day course provides insights into disaster risks in the environment, disaster risk reduction framework and strategies on mainstreaming DRR into development programming.

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Webinar (Sept 4): Grant Fundraising for International Human Rights

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Registration deadline: 04 Sep 2014 Training date: 04 Sep 2014 Fundsforngos.org

Introduction

Fundraising for prospective institutional donors for human rights programs can be an overwhelming process and many NGOs don't know where to start. This webinar will discuss some basic approaches to effectively target grant funding from foundations, governments, and multilateral donors. Participants will gain basic knowledge and tools to develop strategies that lead to success in fundraising for their human rights programs.

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Central African Republic: Prioritising the protection of civilians – are we doing enough?

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Registration deadline: 16 Sep 2014 Training date: 16 Sep 2014 ODI - Humanitarian Policy Group

16 September 2014 14:00 - 15:30 (GMT+01 (BST))

Public event

Overseas Development Institute

This event will be streamed live on the ODI website

Speakers:

Emma Fanning – Humanitarian Policy and Campaigns Team, Oxfam GB

Alison Giffen –Senior Associate and Co-Director, Future of Peace Operations Program, Civilians in Conflict Project, The Stimson Center (via video-link from Washington DC)

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Urban resilience competition: Recognizing innovations that build urban resilience in Asia

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Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 US Agency for International Development

USAID, United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and United Nations Global Pulse are hosting the Asia Urban Futures Workshop to bring the science and technology sectors together with the development community in a novel way to discuss the rising challenges and opportunities facing Asia as the result of rapid urbanization and climate change.

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Ten months after Typhoon Haiyan: Lessons from the response and how to prepare for the future

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 12 Sep 2014 Overseas Development Institute

12 September 2014 10:00 - 11:30 (GMT+01 (BST))

Public event

Overseas Development Institute and streamed online

This event will be streamed live on the ODI website

Dr. Julie Hall MBE - WHO Representative to the Philippines

Sara Pantuliano- Director, Humanitarian Policy Group, ODI

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Community-Based Health | Food Security Specialization

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 19 Sep 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 Duke University

COMMUNITY-BASED HEALTH

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

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

Course Description

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Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Rehabilitation (GENDER) Online Course

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 15 Oct 2014 Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

DESCRIPTION:

Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Rehabilitation (GENDER) is a four-week specialization course under the Natural Disaster Risk Management Program (NDRMP) that contributes to improving knowledge of relevant policies, regulations, and tools for implementing gender-sensitive disaster management practices, focusing on disaster recovery and rehabilitation.

INTENDED AUDIENCE:

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Advanced Purchasing, Logistics & Stores Management

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Registration deadline: 19 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 to 03 Oct 2014 Kenvision Techniks Ltd.

From : Tue September 30, 2014 - 08:30
To : Fri October 03, 2014 - 17:00

Fee charged:

DELUXE FEE:US$1500- Covers Tuition, learning material,Certification and meals and drinks PLUS Airport pickup, accommodation, Daily taxi pickup to and from the venue every morning and evening.

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Geographical Information Systems (GIS) - Basic to Intermediate Skills

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Registration deadline: 05 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 19 Sep 2014 Kenvision Techniks Ltd.

LEVEL: Certificate

Host: Kenvision Techniks Ltd

VENUE: Kenyatta University Business Centre, Kenyatta University, Nairobi - Kenya

Registration/ Fee:

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Assessing NGO Capacity: An Overview of Tools & Facilitation Techniques

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Registration deadline: 11 Nov 2014 Training date: 11 Nov 2014 to 13 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

This workshop will focus on developing a deeper understanding of two main uses of capacity assessments in development projects, determining partner readiness to receive an award, and developing a long-term capacity strengthening plan. By the end, participants will be able to select (or develop) the best tool for their own use and understand the process of capacity assessment, from partner engagement and data collection to results analysis and planning.

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USAID Proposal Development: An Introduction

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Registration deadline: 23 Oct 2014 Training date: 23 Oct 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Putting together winning proposals for USAID in a competitive environment can be a complex task with very tight time frames.

This workshop will prepare participants to contribute effectively to the proposal development process by enhancing their understanding of the inter-connected elements of a USAID proposal. Participants will learn the A to Z's of proposal development.

Participants will also learn strategies and tools for managing the proposal process to avoid common pitfalls and maximize the chances of submitting a winning proposal.