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International Finance Reporting Standards Certificate Course

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 01 Oct 2014 to 01 Nov 2014 Capacity Africa

Certificate Course in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) .

Africa Business Training Institute is pleased to announce Certificate Course in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).

Start date: 1st October 2014

Course End: 1st November 2014

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Workshop Opportunity: Developing Effective Partnerships for Research in Humanitarian Crises

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 08 Dec 2014 to 10 Dec 2014 Enhancing Learning & Research for Humanitarian Assistance

ELRHA is inviting brief proposals from those wishing to set up a new research partnership between academics and humanitarian practitioners. Successful proposals will be provided a bespoke support package valued at £5,100. The package will nurture early partnerships through the early stages of programme development, and teams will be invited to attend a three-day residential workshop that will culminate in the drawing up of a working agreement for an identified project with aims, objectives and outcomes as well as outline activities.

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Training of Trainers

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Registration deadline: 26 Jan 2015 Training date: 26 Jan 2015 to 28 Jan 2015 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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USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 20 Jan 2015 Training date: 20 Jan 2015 to 22 Jan 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on USAID funding often face challenges in effectively managing their awards. The rules and regulations associated with award management are complex and the practical application of these rules is crucial for compliant project implementation. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID awards work and can effectively manage USAID rules and regulations to maintain donor compliance.

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PMD Pro 1 - The Essentials of Project Management

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Registration deadline: 12 Jan 2015 Training date: 12 Jan 2015 to 14 Jan 2015 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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PMD Pro 1 - The Essentials of Project Management

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Registration deadline: 03 Dec 2014 Training date: 03 Dec 2014 to 05 Dec 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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Full Cost Recovery: The Strategy

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Registration deadline: 12 Nov 2014 Training date: 12 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

This one-day workshop is a high level exploration of the tradeoffs of going with funders who have overhead caps such as when to change approach, whether to say "no", what does the landscape look like going forward, and how to use InsideNGO survey data.

Participants will walk away with a clear view of the funder landscape, the choices for adapting to it, and a decision-making model for testing whether systems change is worth it.

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Full Cost Recovery: The Mechanics

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

Learn how to recover full costs, especially overhead, when managing a diverse portfolio of funders, some that cap overhead and others that don't. This one-day workshop will explore the fundamentals of overhead, methods for full cost recovery, funder-by-funder review, and a hands-on practice for applying the methods.

Participants will walk away with a working knowledge of the 10 methods for overhead cost recovery and practice applying them in various donor situations.

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Needs Assessment in an Emergency

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Registration deadline: 07 Nov 2014 Training date: 18 Nov 2014 to 20 Nov 2014 TARA International

Making an effective assessment of the needs of people and community affected by a disaster is often a very difficult task. The assessment teams are usually working under stressful conditions with the pressure to do something now being greater that that of doing the right thing at the right time. This training is aimed at enhancing the ability of participants to perform their role safely and effectively in the field.

Course Description 3 Days

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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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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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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.

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PMD Pro 1 - The Essentials of Project Management

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Registration deadline: 20 Oct 2014 Training date: 20 Oct 2014 to 22 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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Management of Adolescent and Youth SRH Programmes Course

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 03 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 Centre for African Family Studies

Introduction:

The bulk of African countries have a very young population with demographic trends showing unprecedented population growth in the future. Worldwide, children are reaching puberty earlier and sexual debut age is decreasing. Africa’s young people have the potential to be the driving force behind economic prosperity in the coming decades. With this in mind adolescent and youth SRH has become a priority for policy makers, programmers and researchers.