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Monitoring Children's Rights

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 13 Oct 2014 to 15 Oct 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

This blended learning training program is intended for child rights practitioners, children's advocates and child-related professionals seeking to gain a practical understanding of the concept and practice of monitoring children's rights as a means of strengthening programming and furthering advocacy activities that aim to promote and protect children’s rights.

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Webinar (August 6): "How to Raise Funds from US Foundations"

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Registration deadline: 06 Aug 2014 Training date: 06 Aug 2014 Fundsforngos.org

In these challenging times, NGO managers and fundraisers are under more pressure than ever to diversify their funding sources. While sources of funding are numerous, identifying viable prospects, and navigating the complexities of applying can be extremely challenging. As a consequence numerous sources are overlooked and NGOs get often discouraged by the complexity of donor's systems ending up with not even applying for those funds.

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Defending Human Rights

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Registration deadline: 22 Aug 2014 Training date: 31 Aug 2014 to 31 Jul 2015 University of York

Defending Human Rights is a part-time distance learning programme delivered wholly online in a fully supported environment. Three modules are on offer: International Human Rights Law and Advocacy; Working Safely: Managing Risk and Strengthening Protection; and Leading and Managing Effective Organisations.

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Intensive Course: Preparing and Implementing an ECHO Humanitarian Action

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Registration deadline: 17 Oct 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 21 Nov 2014 Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale

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GIS and Remote Sensing Workshops in Nairobi, Kenya

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Registration deadline: 15 Dec 2014 Training date: 01 Oct 2014 to 19 Dec 2014 IRES

Dear Colleagues,

Indepth Research Services invites you to attend a series of high impact professional development workshops in GIS and Remote Sensing to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from October to December 2014.

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Data Management and Analysis Training Workshops in Nairobi, Kenya

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Registration deadline: 15 Dec 2014 Training date: 01 Oct 2014 to 19 Dec 2014 IRES

Dear Colleagues,
Indepth Research Services invites you to attend a series of high impact professional development workshops in Data Management and Analysis to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from October to December 2014.

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Monitoring and Evaluation Training Workshops in Nairobi

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Registration deadline: 15 Dec 2014 Training date: 01 Oct 2014 to 19 Dec 2014 IRES

Dear Colleagues,
Indepth Research Services invites you to attend a series of high impact professional development workshops in Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from October to December 2014.

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Leadership and Management in Development

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Registration deadline: 26 Sep 2014 Training date: 27 Oct 2014 to 31 Oct 2014 IMA International

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Launch of 2014 USAID-Supported Scholarships for Humanitarian Logistics Certification Program

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Jul 2014 to 31 Jul 2016 Fritz Institute

Fritz Institute and CILT (UK) are delighted to announce the 2014 USAID-Sponsored Scholarship Program for the Humanitarian Logistics Certification Program (HLCP). Forty-one (41) full-tuition scholarships will be awarded in all. HLCP has been developed with the goal to increase the professional skills of logisticians and medical specialists in the humanitarian supply chain, thereby raising the effectiveness of emergency response to vulnerable populations worldwide. The HLCP is the recognized best practice for training in humanitarian logistics and supply chain management.

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Malaria and Vector Borne Diseases Intensive 5 Day Training Course - Mombasa, Kenya

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Registration deadline: 03 Oct 2014 Training date: 13 Oct 2014 to 17 Oct 2014 MENTOR Initiative

The MENTOR Initiative is not for profit organisation with over 11 years of experience in carrying out evidence-based disease control programmes and building capacity in malaria and vector borne disease control globally. To date, over 1000 individuals from NGOs, national partners, UN agencies, donors, suppliers and the media have participated in MENTOR’s training programmes

Learn practical skills to prevent outbreaks and control malaria and other vector borne diseases during humanitarian emergencies.

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The Rise of Social Media in Emergencies

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Registration deadline: 26 Aug 2014 Training date: 26 Aug 2014 DisasterReady

Join us on 26 August at 10am EST / 3pm BST / 4pm CET as Timo Luege from Social Media for Good discusses how social media can be used by NGOs and humanitarian organizations before and during emergencies. Participants will learn about:

· Social media staff guidelines: why are they important? What are the essentials?

· Humanizing the organization: how social media can improve your image.

· Communication with and by affected communities: what role can social media play?

Register for this 1-hour webinar at:

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65th Annual UN DPI/NGO Conference: 2015 and Beyond: Our Action Agenda

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Registration deadline: 13 Aug 2014 Training date: 27 Aug 2014 to 29 Aug 2014 UN Department of Public Information

The 65th Annual UN DPI/ NGO Conference will take place at a critical time in the post-2015 process. As the international community strives to achieve the Millennium Development Goals while formulating the post-2015 development agenda including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 2015 is recognized to be a once-in-a-generation opportunity for transformational change.

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Ask the Experts: Pedro Ferradas on Urban Disaster Risk Management

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Registration deadline: 28 Aug 2014 Training date: 18 Aug 2014 to 28 Aug 2014 UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction

PreventionWeb has now launched a new initiative called “Ask an Expert” through which partners in the disaster risk reduction community and public at large can get expert opinion.

Each week, thematic experts and thought leaders invite people from all over the world to ask key questions, share concerns and comments for their take on the issue.

From the 18th-24th of August you will be able to put your questions to Pedro Ferradas (Practical Action’s Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation programme -previously ITDG) on urban disaster risk management.

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Jesuit Universities Humanitarian Action Network 2015 Conference Calls for Papers

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Registration deadline: 15 Dec 2014 Training date: 15 Dec 2014 Jesuit University Humanitarian Network

The Program committee of the 2015 Jesuit University Humanitarian Network (JUHAN) Conference is requesting papers that address the question of Ending Enduring Human Suffering. They are calling for papers that offer original research, policy analysis, or promising programmatic interventions of humanitarian efforts to reduce human suffering. Papers from students are especially welcome.

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Aid in danger: Violence against aid workers and the future of humanitarianism

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Registration deadline: 19 Aug 2014 Training date: 19 Aug 2014 ODI - Humanitarian Policy Group

19 August 2014 14:00 - 15:30 (GMT+01 (BST)
Public event
Overseas Development Institute and streamed online
This event will be streamed live on the ODI website

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Advanced Donor Funding Management and Financial Control

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Registration deadline: 27 Oct 2014 Training date: 10 Nov 2014 to 14 Nov 2014 O-Seasons Events

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Developing advanced insights and competencies in key techniques for managing interventions, specifically interventions funded through donor funding

To provide a platform for the interchange of experiences and perspectives between the facilitator and delegates and between delegates themselves who are active in the field of donor funding of development initiatives.

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Training in Nepal (August 7) Funding from European Institutions: A How to Course for NGOs

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Registration deadline: 07 Aug 2014 Training date: 07 Aug 2014 Fundsforngos.org

FundsforNGOs Announces a 1 day training on Funding from European Institutions: A How to Course for NGOs

7 August 2014 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hotel Himalaya * Lalitpur, Kathmandu, Nepal

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Effective Proposal and Report Writing Skills

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Registration deadline: 13 Aug 2014 Training date: 18 Aug 2014 to 22 Aug 2014 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Among the most common challenges facing relief and development organizations are to document effectively their activities and to develop highly saleable project proposals for donor funding. These challenges have further resulted in limited capacity for resource mobilization in many organizations. Therefore, to bridge this capacity gap, IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy (IPHDC) has planned to conduct a training on Effective Proposal and Report Writing Skills in light of the current competitive funding environment.

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Tostan’s Human-Rights Approach to Community-led Development: A Hands-On Workshop

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Registration deadline: 15 Aug 2014 Training date: 27 Oct 2014 to 05 Nov 2014 Tostan

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10th International Migration Law Course

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Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Sep 2014 to 03 Oct 2014 International Institute of Humanitarian Law

The five-day Course on International Migration Law (IML) is designed for government officials, academia, representatives of international and non-governmental organizations, as well as members of the civil society. It will focus on the international legal framework governing migration, including the rights and responsibilities of States and migrants. The key objective of this Course is to raise the awareness of government officials and those working in the migration field of the importance of international legal instruments in the management of migration.