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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.

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77° CURSO SOBRE EL DERECHO INTERNACIONAL DE LAS PERSONAS REFUGIADAS

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Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2014 Training date: 21 Oct 2014 to 25 Oct 2014 International Institute of Humanitarian Law

El programa de los Cursos sobre Derecho Internacional de las Personas Refugiadas comenzó en 1982. Los Cursos se organizan en cooperación con el Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados y con el apoyo de la Oficina Federal Suiza para las Migraciones, del Gobierno de los Estados Unidos de América y del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Suecia.

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78th Refugee Law Course

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Registration deadline: 13 Oct 2014 Training date: 18 Nov 2014 to 22 Nov 2014 International Institute of Humanitarian Law

The General Courses on International Refugee Law have been held since 1982. The courses are organised by the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in Sanremo in co-operation with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, and with the support of the Swiss Federal Office for Migration, the US State Department (Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration) and the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

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XXXVII Round Table on Current Issues on IHL "Conduct of Hostilities: the Practice, the Law and the Future

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Registration deadline: 29 Aug 2014 Training date: 04 Sep 2014 to 06 Sep 2014 International Institute of Humanitarian Law

The Institute, in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross, will be organising its 37th Round Table on current problems of International Humanitarian Law from 4 to 6 September 2014 in Sanremo. This year, the Sanremo Round Table will focus on the topic of “Conduct of Hostilities: the Practice, the Law and the Future”. Since the Institute’s foundation, the Sanremo Round Table has represented one of its major annual events.

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Conflict Prevention & Early Warning Course

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Registration deadline: 31 Aug 2014 Training date: 10 Nov 2014 to 14 Nov 2014 Swiss Peace Foundation

Recent examples of the outbreak of violence in South Sudan, the Central African Republic or Ukraine show that applied conflict prevention is still in its infancy, although it has been a core topic in the international peacebuilding discourse ever since United Nations Secretary General Boutros Boutros Ghali issued his Agenda for Peace in 1992. The 1994 Rwanda genocide, in particular, gave early warning efforts a boost, as it once more revealed the need to develop robust conflict prevention schemes.

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Hostile Environment Awareness Training course

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Registration deadline: 18 Sep 2014 Training date: 23 Sep 2014 to 26 Sep 2014 Safer Edge

Hostile Environment Awareness Training (HEAT)

Fee: £1200 per person +VAT or a reduced rate of £650 per person + VAT for NGO's

All prices are excluding VAT which must be added, (except for non UK, EU entities with a vat registration)

Are you or your team members about to deploy to a high-risk, location? Join Safer Edge in Oxfordshire for a HEAT course to get you well prepared for managing your own security, mitigating your risks, and dealing with the emergency if something goes wrong.

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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.

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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).