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19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Mar 2015 Training date: 27 Apr 2015 to 30 Apr 2015 UN Development Programme

La finalidad de este curso es impartir a los participantes:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 29 Sep 2015 Training date: 29 Oct 2015 to 30 Oct 2015 UN Development Programme

The aim of this course is to provide participants with:

  • A clear understanding of the principles of effective logistical arrangements and to understand methods of mitigating risks and to optimize the organisation’s logistical activities
  • The capability to plan, implement and evaluate a logistical exercise appropriate to the value/risk of the goods being transported

By the end of the programme, participants will:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Sep 2015 Training date: 26 Oct 2015 to 28 Oct 2015 UN Development Programme

The aim of this course is to provide participants with:

  • A clear understanding of Risk Management as a tool to manage construction projects to improve cost, timeliness and quality and to communicate effectively with stakeholders.
  • Construction projects can be of high value and/or high risk and if not planned and managed well can easily run over time, over budget and not deliver what was originally expected.

By the end of the programme, participants will know:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Sep 2015 Training date: 13 Oct 2015 to 15 Oct 2015 UN Development Programme

The aim of this course is to provide participants with:

  • A clear understanding of main supplier relations management methods, taking account of legal, ethical and relational issues
  • Essential contracting capabilities, including approval and contractual relationship management methods
  • Methods to manage risks, disputes and potential conflicts in the procurement and contracting processes
  • Effective contract performance and quality monitoring schemes

By the end of the programme, participants will:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 16 May 2015 Training date: 16 Jun 2015 to 19 Jun 2015 UN Development Programme

The aim of this course is to provide participants with:

  • Skills and knowledge needed for successful negotiations, including:
  • Understanding the principles and dynamics of the negotiation process and how to avoid the common traps in negotiation
  • Developing win-win strategies based on analysis of the other parties' needs
  • Identifying and actively working on their own negotiation strengths and weaknesses through role-plays

By the end of the programme, participants will:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Mar 2015 Training date: 08 Apr 2015 to 10 Apr 2015 UN Development Programme

The aim of this course is to provide participants with:

  • A clear understanding of the principles of effective logistical arrangements and to understand methods of mitigating risks and to optimise the organisation’s logistical activities.
  • The capability to plan, implement and evaluate a logistical exercise appropriate to the value/risk of the goods being transported

By the end of the programme, participants will:

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Apr 2015 Training date: 08 Jun 2015 to 12 Jun 2015 Cash Learning Partnership

Le CaLP (Cash Learning Partnership) est un partenariat inter-agences qui vise à promouvoir l'utilisation des transferts monétaires dans les interventions humanitaires de façon appropriée, opportune et de qualité.
Créé en vue de capitaliser les leçons apprises suite à la réponse d'urgence liée au Tsunami de 2005 en Asie où de nombreuses interventions de transfert monétaire ont été mises en oeuvre, le CaLP est ensuite devenu une plateforme essentielle pour l'apprentissage collectif et la mise en réseau institutionnel.

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 04 May 2015 Training date: 22 Jun 2015 to 26 Jun 2015 Cash Learning Partnership

Le CaLP (Cash Learning Partnership) est un partenariat inter-agences qui vise à promouvoir l'utilisation des transferts monétaires dans les interventions humanitaires de façon appropriée, opportune et de qualité.

Créé en vue de capitaliser les leçons apprises suite à la réponse d'urgence liée au Tsunami de 2005 en Asie où de nombreuses interventions de transfert monétaire ont été mises en oeuvre, le CaLP est ensuite devenu une plateforme essentielle pour l'apprentissage collectif et la mise en réseau institutionnel.

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Aug 2015 Training date: 14 Sep 2015 to 18 Sep 2015 Cash Learning Partnership

Le CaLP (Cash Learning Partnership) est un partenariat inter-agences qui vise à promouvoir l'utilisation des transferts monétaires dans les interventions humanitaires de façon appropriée, opportune et de qualité.

Créé en vue de capitaliser les leçons apprises suite à la réponse d'urgence liée au Tsunami de 2005 en Asie où de nombreuses interventions de transfert monétaire ont été mises en oeuvre, le CaLP est ensuite devenu une plateforme essentielle pour l'apprentissage collectif et la mise en réseau institutionnel.

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Sep 2015 Training date: 12 Oct 2015 to 16 Oct 2015 Cash Learning Partnership

Voici une opportunité enthousiasmante de participer à une formation animée par le CaLP.

19 Dec 2014 description
training Ongoing course Emergency Capacity Building Project, DisasterReady

ECB’s Toward Resilience Guide has emerged as the recognized ‘go to’ resource on incorporating disaster risk reduction & climate change adaptation principles into relief and development programming. Developed in collaboration with members of the ECB Project and DisasterReady.org,**Toward Resilience: Principles in Practice** is a 75 minute e-learning course that helps learners understand how these principles can be put into practice in areas where communities are threatened by hazards and the effects of climate change.

19 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Mar 2015 Training date: 21 Apr 2015 to 24 Apr 2015 MDF Training & Consultancy

Want to know more about learning organisations? Do you struggle with motivating your team to share knowledge? Do you want to know more how to set up a good system?

JOIN OUR COURSE IN APRIL

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Jan 2015 Training date: 21 Jan 2015 Overseas Development Institute

​Speakers:

Ben Lovelock: Principal author, UK Stabilisation Unit’s Security Sector Stabilisation Approach

Andrew Rathmell: Honorary Visiting Professor, Exeter University and Director, Aktis Strategy Ltd.

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Aug 2015 Training date: 16 Aug 2015 to 20 Aug 2015 International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research

Introduction:
Technical Training Unit and Virology Laboratory at icddr,b are jointly organizing a 5-day training course on Computational Genomics and Bioinformatics from 29 January- 2 February, 2012.

Course Structure: The course will be taught each day from 9:00 am-12:30 pm by icddr,b faculties/facilitators focusing on the following thematic areas:

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Mar 2015 Training date: 08 Mar 2015 UN University

The 12th International Conference on Urban Health (ICUH) will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 9–12 March 2015, the first such conference to be held in Asia. Prior to the conference, on Sunday, 8 March, the UNU International Institute for Global Health (UNU-IIGH) will convene a workshop on Systems Thinking in Urban Health.

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Feb 2015 Training date: 03 Feb 2015 Chatham House

Overview

Every year, conflicts and crises, old and new, present challenges to the security of people around the world. After a turbulent 2014 across the globe, the speaker will put forward what International Crisis Group consider to be the Ten Crises to Watch in 2015. He will consider the implications these conflicts and crises will have for global peace and security and discuss what policies might help to improve these situations.

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Mar 2015 Training date: 03 Mar 2015 to 06 Mar 2015 Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers

Humidtropics, in collaboration with Dryland Systems and Aquatic Agricultural Systems (AAS), is organising an international conference on integrated systems research. Entitled IntegratedSystems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture, the conference will deal with major components within systems research in agriculture. The purpose of the conference is to learn from research undertakings on integrated systems, with an emphasis on results: data, methods and lessons learned.

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 09 Jan 2015 Training date: 10 Jan 2015 Training and Development Network

An exclusive Training Workshop on “Research Question- How to start a Research “is going to be held on January 10, 2015 at Islamabad.

Tra**ining Contents**

Ø Overview of the common mistakes made by research while starting a research

Ø Overview of the relevant skills needed to frame a research question

Ø Research question from the perspective of PICO and FINER criteria

Ø Research question from the perspective of study design

Ø Overview of the Research Cycle

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jan 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 01 Apr 2015 Tostan

Course description

18 Dec 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Feb 2015 Training date: 23 Feb 2015 to 27 Feb 2015 RedR UK

Aid agencies in recent urban emergencies have often lacked the ability to respond effectively in these environments. One of the reasons for this is the lack of WASH experts with urban disaster response skills. The urban context is much more complex than many rural or camp-focused emergencies. The kind of response required is greatly affected by the type of disaster and the different urban environments, whether huge cities; medium sized towns; peri-urban or slum areas.