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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Oct 2016 Training date: 18 Oct 2016 to 22 Oct 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

Contemporary development assistance places much greater emphasis on impact accountability. This is tough as often the impact is only realised some time after the project has been completed. Having a logical framework and impact indicators in place is not enough, projects and programmes need to be designed with impact in mind. Project Officers need to know what impact measurement methods are available, how to plan and budget for impact assessment, and how to manage external consultants.

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Nov 2016 Training date: 14 Nov 2016 to 17 Nov 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

Real meaningful change cannot be achieved alone. Organisationsneed to team up to pool resources, stimulate innovation, influence policy makers and maximise impact. Developing healthy partnerships means developing ways of working together and mobilising energy to produce results. This course shows you how to get there.

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Sep 2016 Training date: 12 Sep 2016 to 16 Sep 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

Leadership is not dependent on title or formal authority and it is about more than just making decisions. Leaders set direction and help themselves and others to do the right thing to move forward. To do this they create an inspiring vision, and then motivate and inspire others to reach that vision. You need to understand yourself as well as others, and how to bring out the best in everyone.

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 04 Aug 2016 Training date: 10 Aug 2016 to 13 Aug 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

Projects and programmes rarely underperform as a direct result of external conditions. The two most common reasons for failure are poor planning or because the management does not take timely corrective action in the event of a deviance from planned events. Proper information flow is crucial for timely decision-making and that requires systematic collection and circulation of relevant, sufficient, timely and accurate information.

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jun 2016 Training date: 06 Jul 2016 to 09 Jul 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

Training is essential for the continued growth of an organisation. To merit investment, it needs to be linked to workplace realities and organisational needs to create a supporting environment for new behaviours. More than theories and concepts, effective training transfers practical skills and constructive attitudes. If approached from this holistic perspective, training is a powerful tool to boost performance in the team, institution, organisation or project.

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 21 Jul 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

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31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 09 Jun 2016 Training date: 09 Jun 2016 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

With **Bruno Demeyere*, Legal Adviser at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)*

What do the 1949 Geneva Conventions say about the right of impartial humanitarian organizations to offer their services and about the way in which Parties to a conflict need to respond to such an offer? How has practice over the past 60 years in this area influenced the interpretation of the law?

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Jun 2016 Training date: 06 Jun 2016 to 10 Jun 2016 ActionAid

Public Policy & Research Skills

Course Code

PP&RS

Course duration

1 Week

When is the Course

6th to 10th June 2016

Course Objectives

To facilitate knowledge sharing leading to the understanding of the interaction between government and governance; politics and economics; and how these relate with public policy.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 18 Jul 2016 Training date: 25 Jul 2016 to 29 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

Introduction

Trauma Support is the process of having the relevant knowledge, skills and values to identify clients exposed to traumatic events and provide trauma support services in the immediate aftermath of traumatic events, under supervision of an appropriately trained/registered mental health professional.

Through this training, you will come to understand concepts of First Aid, the principles of trauma recovery sessions, and effective treatments for people suffering from PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 19 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

This Knowledge Management (KM) training course teaches you how to implement an efficient method of collecting and using the informational assets, and intellectual resources of the employees, for assisting in organizational success. This Knowledge Management course from pd training teaches you how to create a system that captures knowledge purposefully for incorporation into business strategies, policies, and practices at all levels of the organization.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 29 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

New developments in data science offer a tremendous opportunity to improve decision-making. In the development world, there has been an increase in the number of data gathering initiative such as baseline surveys, Socio-Economic Surveys, Demographic and Health Surveys, Nutrition Surveys, Food Security Surveys, Program Evaluation Surveys, Employees, customers and vendor satisfaction surveys, and opinion polls among others, all intended to provide data for decision making.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 22 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

New developments in data science offer a tremendous opportunity to improve decision-making. In the development world, there has been an increase in the number of data gathering initiative such as baseline surveys, Socio-Economic Surveys, Demographic and Health Surveys, Nutrition Surveys, Food Security Surveys, Program Evaluation Surveys, Employees, customers and vendor satisfaction surveys, and opinion polls among others, all intended to provide data for decision making.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 22 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

SPSS is used extensively in business, government and academia. It is a statistical analysis package and so allows any organization or individual that holds large amounts of data to analyze it and understand it more deeply. At its most simple it is very useful for discovering correlations between different variables. At its most powerful it can be used to make statistically valid forecasts for future events or results.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 20 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

This 3 day training will give an introduction to value for money assessment (VFM) in project management and build the confidence and skills of NGO staff who have limited experience of using value for money techniques when designing programmes and preparing proposals and budgets for institutional donors.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is suitable for people who are new to or have little experience of managing and measuring VFM in programme design, proposal writing and the preparation of programme budgets.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 20 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

A survey collects information from or about people to describe, compare, or explain their knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour. Contrary to a census, a survey usually collects data from a representative sample, from which researchers generalize about the whole population.

DURATION

3 Days

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 22 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

TOPIC TO BE COVERED

Introduction

  • Food Security concepts and frameworks

M& E Fundamentals

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Jul 2016 Training date: 18 Jul 2016 to 20 Jul 2016 Indepth Research Services

INTRODUCTION

Management Concepts budgeting and performance courses cover all phases of the budgeting process and give students the knowledge, skills, and tools they need to operate effectively in today’s performance driven, resource-constrained environment. Our courses improve effectiveness by developing skills in data analysis and providing the tools to develop more compelling analyses and support sound decision making.

31 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 06 Jul 2016 Training date: 11 Jul 2016 to 16 Jul 2016 Goolee Institute of Research and Capacity Development

Introduction

A good project proposal - is a prerequisite for a successful project or program. Development practitioners have to master and abide by all the components of a project - right from strategy setting/initiating, program development/planning, resource mobilization/financing, implementation and monitoring, project closing and evaluation.

30 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 29 Sep 2016 Training date: 10 Oct 2016 to 13 Oct 2016 MzN International

This course builds your proposal writing skills and know-how of donor policies, procurement mechanisms and preferences. In this participative workshop, you will develop all aspects of your business development work, from identifying funding opportunities to executing a final successful proposal. This course delivers the essential skills and know-how to diversify and increase your organisations funding base.

30 May 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 16 Jun 2016 Training date: 20 Jun 2016 to 23 Jun 2016 MDF Training & Consultancy

Why should attend the training?

For new managers the challenge of leading others is daunting; especially if you need to manage people who used to be your peers. People do not come with a handy instruction manual or a box of management tools. Through this course you will get to understand yourself better: your qualities, your pitfalls and why you react to others the way you do? You will understand what is expected of you in the role of a manager or a supervisor and you will learn practical management tools.

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