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Community Mobilization Programming

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Registration deadline: 25 Aug 2014 Training date: 16 Sep 2014 to 18 Sep 2014 Center for Resource & System Management

Introduction:Community mobilization is the process of engaging communities to identify community priorities, resources, needs, and solutions in such a way as to promote representative participation, good governance, accountability, and peaceful change. Sustained mobilization takes place when communities remain active and empowered after the program ends.

In this training the participants will be informed by lessons from community mobilization programs or activities at various stages along the relief to development continuum.

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MS Excel - Intermediate to Advanced Level

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Registration deadline: 25 Aug 2014 Training date: 18 Sep 2014 to 19 Sep 2014 Center for Resource & System Management

Introduction:MS Excel is a powerful and widely used tool that helps people analyze information to make more informed decisions. Using Office Excel, you can share and manage your analysis and insight with coworkers, customers, and partners with greater confidence. Find the tools you want when you need them using the results-oriented Office Fluent user interface in MS Excel. Based on the job you need to accomplish, whether it's creating a table or writing a formula, MS Excel presents the appropriate commands when you need them.

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Financial Management for Effective Programs - Especially designed for Non-finance development Professionals

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Registration deadline: 25 Aug 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 17 Sep 2014 Center for Resource & System Management

Introduction:Sound financial management is critical to the success of all types of development projects and should take account of project systems and country systems for financial management.

The objective of this training is to enable the participants to better manage the financial and cost aspects of the development projects. This training will promote a better understanding of cost behavior, implications of financial decision and various aspects of project financial management in special context of humanitarian environment.

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USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 25 Aug 2014 Training date: 25 Aug 2014 to 27 Aug 2014 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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Procurement Planning & Execution: USAID Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 21 Aug 2014 Training date: 21 Aug 2014 to 22 Aug 2014 InsideNGO

The risks involved in procurement execution make this area a primary focus of audits and compliance reviews. Yet organizations struggle to develop and implement the right mix of operating procedures, systems, controls, and trainings that would ensure effective and compliant procurement.

In this workshop you will learn:

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USAID Proposal Development: From RFA/RFP to Proposal

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Registration deadline: 21 Aug 2014 Training date: 21 Aug 2014 to 22 Aug 2014 InsideNGO

Securing USAID funding is a challenge that many organizations face as the proposal process can become a time-consuming effort. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID works as an awarding agency, and who can effectively manage the proposal process at the field level while understanding the challenges and processes at the headquarters level (HQ).

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USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 18 Aug 2014 Training date: 18 Aug 2014 to 20 Aug 2014 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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Curso virtual: "Identificación y valoración de necesidades humanitarias"

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Registration deadline: 19 Sep 2014 Training date: 22 Sep 2014 to 12 Oct 2014 Instituto de Estudios sobre Conflictos y Acción Humanitaria

En los últimos años se han multiplicado las herramientas metodológicas y tecnológicas para ayudar a la identificación de necesidades. Este curso pretende profundizar esos avances, ofreciendo una panorámica de las buenas prácticas en la materia y de las tendencias existentes en los organismos humanitarios y de desarrollo.

Asimismo, se dará especial importancia a enfoques innovadorescómo la metodología propuesta por ACAPS.

RESUMEN DE CONTENIDOS

Semana preliminar

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Curso virtual: "Acción humanitaria: fundamentos, marco jurídico y actores" 9ª edición

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 26 Oct 2014 Instituto de Estudios sobre Conflictos y Acción Humanitaria

El curso virtual "Acción humanitaria: fundamentos, marco jurídico y actores" pretende brindar una oferta formativa flexible, práctica y actualizada a través de la plataforma de formación en línea del Instituto.

El curso está destinado a todas las personas interesadas en entender las principales claves de la acción humanitaria ya sean profesionales de la cooperación, estudiantes o cualquier persona interesada en este ámbito de las relaciones internacionales y la cooperación internacional.

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"La voz de las víctimas desde la región”

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Registration deadline: 31 Jul 2014 Training date: 31 Jul 2014 to 01 Aug 2014 Instituto Popular de Capacitación

Medellín y Antioquia harán propuestas a la mesa de La Habana

Entre el 31 de julio y el 1 de agosto de 2014, en el Museo Casa de la Memoria de Medellín, se realizará el foro "La voz de las víctimas desde la región.”

Allí se recogerán propuestas de víctimas, organizaciones de derechos humanos e instituciones para ser entregadas a la mesa de negociación entre el gobierno Colombiano y la guerrilla de las FARC, en La Habana (Cuba).

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M & E, Data Management and Analysis,GIS, Remote Sensing, ICTs for Development and Project Management Workshops

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 28 Jul 2014 to 30 Sep 2014 IRES

Dear Colleagues,

Indepth Research Services invites you to attend a series of high impact professional development workshops in Monitoring & Evaluation, Data Management and Analysis, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Remote Sensing, ICTs for Development, and Project Management to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from July to December 2014.

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IFRC-TISS Online Certificate Course in Disaster Management

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Registration deadline: 29 Aug 2014 Training date: 22 Sep 2014 to 28 Sep 2015 Tata Institute of Social Sciences

The International Federation of Red Cross and Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Tata Institute for Social Sciences (TISS) have established an on-line Certificate Course on Disaster Management. This 12-month Disaster Management Professional Development-certified course, developed on the accumulated Red Cross Red Crescent (RCRC) experience and expertise, and in-line with IFRC’s related mandate, policies, strategies, and tools, delivers an innovative and affordable on-line certificate. It is developed in partnership with the Tata Institute for Social Sciences (TISS).

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Safety Course -- IOSH: Institution of Occupational Safety & Health

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Registration deadline: 11 Aug 2014 Training date: 13 Aug 2014 to 16 Aug 2014 Training and Development Network

Training and Development Network offers IOSH Managing Safely Course which is IOSH successfully designed health and safety training for over 20 years

IOSH: Institution of Occupational Safety & Health

Managing Safely Course

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Webinar (July 30th): “How to find sources of funding for LGBT organizations and LGBT-focused programs”

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Registration deadline: 30 Jul 2014 Training date: 30 Jul 2014 Fundsforngos.org

In the past few years, there has been a shift with the donor community that LGBT rights are human rights and they have supported this shift with more funding and new funding mechanisms. This new funding is sorely needed as many local LGBT-focused organizations have for too long faced too few sources of funding for their work.

This introductory webinar will provide participants with a strong understanding of donor trends towards LGBT-related work and provide insights into the major sources of funding now available, including institutional, corporate, and private.

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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