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Analysis and Management of Changing Risks for Natural Hazards

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 18 Nov 2014 to 19 Nov 2014 Changes Network

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A Discussion on "Mapping Cholera: A Tale of Two Cities"

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Registration deadline: 03 Nov 2014 Training date: 04 Nov 2014 Pulitzer Center

Mapping Cholera: A Tale of Two Cities
The New York Academy of Medicine

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World Congress on Risk 2015

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Registration deadline: 18 Jul 2015 Training date: 19 Jul 2015 to 23 Jul 2015 Society for Risk Analysis

The World Congress on Risk 2015 (see flyer) will be the fourth in the series of World Congresses organized by the SRA and its partner organizations. SRA held the first World Congress on Risk in Brussels, Belgium in 2003, the second World Congress on Risk in Guadalajara, Mexico in 2008, and the third in Sydney, Australia in 2012.

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International Conference on Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Higher Education Beyond 2014

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Registration deadline: 08 Nov 2014 Training date: 09 Nov 2014 UN University

The United Nations University (UNU) will organize the International Conference on Higher Education for Sustainable Development: Higher Education Beyond 2014 on 9 November 2014 at Nagoya University in collaboration with UNESCO, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), UN Environment Programme, UN Global Compact Principles for Responsible Management Education initiative and the International Association of Universities.

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UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development 2014

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Registration deadline: 09 Nov 2014 Training date: 10 Nov 2014 to 12 Nov 2014 UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

In 2014, UNESCO and the Government of Japan are organizing the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development - Learning Today for a Sustainable Future (10-12 November) on the occasion of the end of the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development.

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Global Security Forum 2014

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Registration deadline: 11 Nov 2014 Training date: 12 Nov 2014 Center for Strategic and International Studies

The full agenda is available when you register. The two sessions listed below are focused on Global Health.

Health and Security in Fragile States

Gayle Smith (invited)

Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Global Development, Democracy, and Humanitarian Assistance Issues,
National Security Council

Babak Ali Naraghi

Head of Project, Health Care in Danger, International Committee of the Red Cross

Jason Cone

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Capacity Development

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Registration deadline: 10 Dec 2014 Training date: 19 Jan 2015 to 31 Mar 2015 DiploFoundation

Capacity development has been emerging as a central approach within development for more than two decades. This approach has gradually shifted the focus of development practice from simple financial aid and technical cooperation towards a complex new paradigm that encourages and demands active involvement and ownership from the people and communities involved in aid programmes. The approach takes into account the broader political, social, and economic environment in which change takes place.

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Ethics Education for Children – The missing piece in Interfaith Education and Peacebuilding Efforts

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Registration deadline: 12 Nov 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 Arigatou International

There is so much diversity in our world today; the potential for learning and collaboration around common issues of concern among peoples of different cultures and faiths is enormous; yet, we also live in a world that is increasingly in the grip of religious fundamentalism and extremism, negative stereotypes and fear of the other, violence and distrust; a world where children grow up without appreciation of the other. What is the role of education to contribute to learning to live together?

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The 2015 Masterclass on Protocol & Diplomacy for UN Agencies, Government, International Organization & Major Corporations

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Registration deadline: 15 Jan 2015 Training date: 19 Jan 2015 to 23 Jan 2015 Cornerstone Global Leadership Foundation

The 2015 Masterclass on Protocol & Diplomacy for UN Agencies, Government, International Organization & Major Corporations scheduled for the19 th – 23 rd January 2015 at Protea Hotel Balalaika in Sandton, Johannesburg South Africa.

This information to be forwarded to Administrative, Protocol & Diplomatic staff, their immediate Managers, HR Managers and their Training Managers

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Road Attacks and Their Impact on Humanitarian Operations

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Registration deadline: 04 Nov 2014 Training date: 04 Nov 2014 DisasterReady

Year after year, why are more aid workers attacked while traveling on the road than in any other setting? And what are aid agencies doing to address this most prevalent form of targeting? Join Adele Harmer (Humanitarian Outcomes, co-author of Unsafe Passage: Road attacks and their impact on humanitarian operations) and Michael O’Neill (Save the Children & INSSA) on 4 November at 7 am PT / 10am ET / 3pm GMT to discuss the nature of these threats and how aid operations can minimize their exposure to them.

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Webinar (Nov 6): "Grant Fundraising for Women and Girls’ Issues"

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

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Fundraising for prospective institutional donors for women and girls' programs can be an overwhelming process and many NGOs don't know where to start. This webinar will discuss some basic approaches to effectively target grant funding from foundations, governments, and multilateral donors. This seminar will provide participants with the basic knowledge and tools to develop strategies that lead to success in fundraising for their gender programming.

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Upcoming courses and training workshops on migration and asylum

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Registration deadline: 01 Dec 2014 Training date: 28 Jan 2015 to 31 Dec 2015 Human Rights Education Associates

HREA offers a range of e-learning courses and training workshops each year on migration and asylum. The following courses will be offered in January-June 2015:

28 January-10 March 2015

29 April-9 June 2015

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Upcoming courses and training workshops on financial, people and project management

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Registration deadline: 05 Nov 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 to 31 Dec 2015 Human Rights Education Associates

HREA offers a range of e-learning courses and training workshops each year on financial, people and project management. The following courses will be offered from November 2014-April 2015:

4 February-3 March 2015

4 February-17 March 2015

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Groundwater, poverty and development

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Registration deadline: 27 Nov 2014 Training date: 28 Nov 2014 Overseas Development Institute

The event will highlight the UPGro programme (Unlocking the Potential of Groundwater for the Poor), funded by DFID, NERC and ESRC. It will also be an opportunity for other groundwater researchers and practitioners to share and discuss their work.

Groundwater will be examined from the points of view of the natural and social sciences, engineering, management and governance.

Questions to be addressed include:

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Counter-terrorism laws: what aid agencies need to know

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Registration deadline: 05 Nov 2014 Training date: 06 Nov 2014 Overseas Development Institute

Chair:

Sara Pantuliano - Director, Humanitarian Policy Group

Speakers:

Naz K. Modirzadeh - Director, Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (via video-link)

Dustin Lewis - Senior Researcher, Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (via video-link)

Mike Parkinson - Policy Advisor, Oxfam GB

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Personal Safety and Security in the Field

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Registration deadline: 06 Jan 2015 Training date: 19 Jan 2015 to 23 Jan 2015 RedR UK

About the course
Personal security training is crucial for anyone working in an insecure or hostile environment. This course has been designed to provide the most relevant and challenging training, specifically from an NGO perspective for NGO workers.

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30th ALNAP Annual Meeting

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Registration deadline: 02 Mar 2015 Training date: 03 Mar 2015 to 05 Mar 2015 ALNAP

Working together in the field for effective humanitarian response

3 – 4 March 2015, Berlin

The issue of coordination has become more pressing as the number of humanitarian actors has increased and a combination of factors – climate change, urbanisation and population grow among others – have led to responses becoming larger and more complex.

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2nd International Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience

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Registration deadline: 02 Nov 2014 Training date: 03 Nov 2014 to 05 Nov 2014 University College London

The 2nd international Conference on Urban Sustainability and Resilience will be held at UCL from 3rd -5th November 2014. The inaugural conference took place in 2012 and was a great success, generating a high level of interest and stimulating agenda-setting debate.

2014 Call for Abstracts

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MS in Disaster Resilience Leadership - Call for Applications

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Ongoing course Tulane University

With humanitarian crises impacting millions around the world, many students are interested in learning how to become a leader in the fields of Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Risk Reduction. I am a professor with the Tulane University Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy, as well as their Director of Recruitment & Student Affairs.

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Humanitarian Diplomacy Diploma Course (Feb 2015)

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Registration deadline: 12 Jan 2015 Training date: 23 Feb 2015 to 25 May 2015 DiploFoundation

We are now accepting applications for the February 2015 session of the Humanitarian Diplomacy online diploma course, offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in cooperation with DiploFoundation. This 12-week course, led by Ambassador Christopher Lamb, extends the knowledge base and develops practical skills of current and future practitioners in humanitarian diplomacy and policy.