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International Diploma in Humanitarian Assistance (IDHA) 45

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Registration deadline: 17 May 2015 Training date: 31 May 2015 to 27 Jun 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

In order to enable humanitarian aid workers who are actively engaged in the field to attend the training program, and in an attempt to create a teaching program which reflects the complexity and intensity of the conditions humanitarian workers face, the IDHA has been designed as an intensive four-week training program, including more than 200 hours of lectures, presentations, debates, and group work. The intensity and duration of the course enables aid workers who are active in the field to attend with minimal disruption to the operations with which they are involved.

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Human Rights in Humanitarian Crises 5

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Registration deadline: 04 May 2015 Training date: 18 May 2015 to 22 May 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

International law creates obligations on governments to respect, protect, and promote fundamental human rights and provide humanitarian protections in times of conflict. International human rights and humanitarian protections codified in treaties, customary law, declarations, and other international norms all provide important protections for individuals and groups. These protections are no more important than in times of natural and manufactured disasters, but it is during these crises that these protections are especially threatened.

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Humanitarian Logistics 5

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Registration deadline: 27 Apr 2015 Training date: 11 May 2015 to 15 May 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

Logistics is one of the most critical components of successful humanitarian assistance. Delivering the right assistance to the right beneficiaries at the right time requires both skills and an understanding of the supply chain. Logisticians must continually add to their knowledge and learn the latest best practices in the field. This course explains logistics, explores the ways that logistics can affect humanitarian support, and gives students an opportunity to analyze case studies and develop methods for improving delivery of support.

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Forced Migration 7

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Registration deadline: 09 Mar 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 27 Mar 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

Migration, whether forced displacement or economic migration of the poorest, is often a major factor in escaping from poverty, persecution and danger and/or moving into yet more dangerous situations. In search of livelihoods and safety, people often become victims of smugglers or traffickers. Students are given an enhanced awareness and understanding of the complex interaction between migration and humanitarian interventions from the point of view of the migrant, the authorities of the host be it the national or recipient region or country, and the humanitarian worker.

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Community Participation and Mobilization in Emergency Response 7

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Registration deadline: 02 Mar 2015 Training date: 16 Mar 2015 to 20 Mar 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

The humanitarian aid community must cooperate with the national authorities to build or rehabilitate the basic infrastructure needed for access, shelter and the provision of life-sustaining services. This work often has to be carried out on an emergency basis in far from ideal circumstances. This course offers advanced knowledge of the technical requirements for the infrastructure needed in humanitarian emergencies. Students are exposed to vital managerial decisions they must consider as they supervise teams of technical experts.

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International Diploma in Humanitarian Assistance (IDHA) 44

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Registration deadline: 18 Jan 2015 Training date: 01 Feb 2015 to 28 Feb 2015 Institute of International Humanitarian Affairs

In order to enable humanitarian aid workers who are actively engaged in the field to attend the training program, and in an attempt to create a teaching program which reflects the complexity and intensity of the conditions humanitarian workers face, the IDHA has been designed as an intensive four-week training program, including more than 200 hours of lectures, presentations, debates, and group work. The intensity and duration of the course enables aid workers who are active in the field to attend with minimal disruption to the operations with which they are involved.

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Introduction to Water Diplomacy

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 14 Dec 2014 UN Institute for Training and Research

Type: Course

Date: 17 Nov - 14 Dec 2014

Duration of event: 4 weeks

Location: web-based

Programme area: Peace Security and Diplomacy, Multilateral Diplomacy

Fee: USD 600

Website: http://www.unitar.org/mdp/

Event focal point email: mdp-elearning@unitar.org

Event focal point Contact Number: +41 22 917 87 16

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Conflict and disaster reporting: does the public still care?

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Registration deadline: 23 Oct 2014 Training date: 23 Oct 2014 ODI - Humanitarian Policy Group

23 October 2014 20:30 - 21:45 (GMT+01 (BST))

Speakers:

Jon Snow - Channel 4 News Anchor

Juliana Ruhfus - Senior Reporter, People and Power programme, Al Jazeera English

Marc DuBois - former Head of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) UK

Eva Svoboda - Research Fellow, Humanitarian Policy Group, ODI

Chair: Ben Parker - Founder, IRIN Humanitarian News Service

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Project design, management & evaluation

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Registration deadline: 08 Oct 2015 Training date: 08 Oct 2015 to 04 Dec 2015 Bioforce Institute

Dates: October 8th-December 4th 2015

Place: online

Public: In service and aspiring aid workers from international and national aid organisations.

Mandatoy prerequisites: previous experience in project or programme management. Level B2 minimum in English (according to European language levels – Self Assessment Grid).

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Maîtriser les méthodes & outils du diagnostic initial

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Registration deadline: 17 May 2015 Training date: 17 May 2015 to 19 May 2015 Bioforce Institute

Dates : 17-19 mai 2015

Lieu : Bamako (Mali)

Public-cible : Personnes chargées de mission d’évaluation initiale ou exploratoire, coordinateur de projet maîtrisant les outils du cycle de projet du secteur de la solidarité internationale.

Pré-requis obligatoire:maîtriser le cycle de projet, avoir eu une expérience professionnelle permettant sa mise en application et avoir une bonne connaissance du secteur de la solidarité internationale.

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Occuper la fonction de chargé(e) des ressources humaines

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Registration deadline: 07 Jul 2015 Training date: 07 Jul 2015 to 11 Jul 2015 Bioforce Institute

Dates : 7-11 juillet 2015

Lieu : Paris, France

Public-cible : Personnes occupant ou souhaitant occuper la fonction de chargé(e) des ressources humaines au sein d’une organisation de solidarité.

Pré-requis :

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Maîtriser les bases de la gestion financière (formation à distance)

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Registration deadline: 28 May 2015 Training date: 28 May 2015 to 24 Jul 2015 Bioforce Institute

Dates :28 mai - 24 juillet 2015

Lieu : à distance, par internet

Public-cible : Personnes travaillant ou souhaitant travailler dans la solidarité internationale, désireuses de renforcer leur compréhension des outils de la gestion financière des organisations de solidarité internationale.

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Practitioner Trainings Spring 2015

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Registration deadline: 05 Nov 2014 Training date: 08 Feb 2015 to 13 Mar 2015 Centre for Training and Networking in Nonviolent Action

The new series of trainings for practitioners in the field of Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding starts in February 2015 at KURVE Wustrow. Our trainings are particularly intended for partners from the global south, peace activists, civil peace workers and professionals working in development cooperation.

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Utilising the Media for Campaigning and Advocacy

Date: 8th – 13th February 2015

Introduction to Security

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Group Facilitation Methods training

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Registration deadline: 11 Nov 2014 Training date: 12 Nov 2014 to 13 Nov 2014 Caux - Initiatives of Change foundation

In a world with so many meetings, don’t we wish we could do them better?

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Africa Geospatial Forum 2014: WHO declares Nigeria Ebola free

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Registration deadline: 08 Dec 2014 Training date: 09 Dec 2014 to 10 Dec 2014 Geospatial Media and Communications

Lagos State Government and Geospatial Media and Communications invite you to Africa Geospatial Forum 2014

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Ending Epidemics Through Technology: Developing an HIV Vaccine

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Registration deadline: 03 Nov 2014 Training date: 04 Nov 2014 Center for Strategic and International Studies

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM (EST)
Wednesday, November 4, 2014

Center for Strategic and International Studies
1616 Rhode Island Ave., NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

2nd Floor Conference Room

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Upcoming Trends in Digital Diplomacy

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Registration deadline: 27 Oct 2014 Training date: 28 Oct 2014 Digital Diplomacy Coalition

Join us at Tumblr in New York for a panel discussion to explore trends in digital diplomacy to predict where we are heading and how technology is impacting international relations and international organizations.

Tuesday, 28 October, 6pm-8pm

Tumblr
35 E 21st Street 10th Floor
New York, NY 10021

Panelists:

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Yangon Conference on Human Rights and Agribusiness in Southeast Asia

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Registration deadline: 03 Nov 2014 Training date: 04 Nov 2014 to 06 Nov 2014 Forest Peoples Programme

National Human Rights Commissions of ASEAN countries and concerned civil society organisations from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar and Lao PDR will congregate for a 3 day conference to assess progress made since the Bali Declaration of 2011 in securing human rights and resolving land conflicts in the growing agribusiness sector and transnational investments.

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UNICRI specialized courses on: Crimes Against the Environment & Cyber Crimes

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Registration deadline: 02 Nov 2014 Training date: 27 Nov 2014 to 13 Dec 2014 UN Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) is organizing two new courses on emerging threats towards states and citizens with the aim of promoting an in-depth knowledge of specific issues such as cyber crimes and crimes against the environment. The courses are tailored to journalists and chief information officers, as well as those who want to specialize in this area, offering a unique opportunity to network with renowned international experts.

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Report Writing for Relief Work

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Registration deadline: 20 Nov 2014 Training date: 07 Dec 2014 to 08 Dec 2014 Accord

An essential aspect of communication is writing clear, concise, targeted and persuasive text. Achieving the results you want from your e-mails, reports, proposals, recommendation reports, and other business documents depends on your ability to grab your audience's attention and persuade them to act on your ideas. In this course, you develop effective report writing skills that convey a credible message and project a professional image.