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Course Adaptive management of natural resources (fellowship opportunity)

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Registration deadline: 07 Sep 2015 Training date: 19 Oct 2015 to 30 Oct 2015

As a resource manager, you are well aware of the multiple perspectives of the daily problems you face: many stakeholders, different interests, different value sets, resulting in problems that manifest at different levels. Dealing with these complexities and uncertainties requires an adaptive management approach.

Managing environmental impact of rural development

Complex problems do not have one-fits-all solutions

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Humanitarian Technology: Science, Systems and Global Impact 2015

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Registration deadline: 11 May 2015 Training date: 12 May 2015 to 14 May 2015 Humanitarian Technology

Humanitarian Technology: Science, Systems and Global Impact 2015 is a community-led conference being held in Boston, MA on May 12 – 14, 2015. It follows the successful inaugural HumTech2014, which attracted close to 200 researchers, practitioners, and key thought leaders.

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World Humanitarian Summit - Serving the needs of people in conflict: Interaction with political and military actors

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Registration deadline: 03 Oct 2014 Training date: 03 Oct 2014 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

World Humanitarian Summit - Serving the needs of people in conflict: Interaction with political and military actors (Eastern and Southern Africa regional consultation)

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World Humanitarian Summit - Reducing vulnerability and managing risk: Humanitarian applications from development models

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Registration deadline: 09 Oct 2014 Training date: 09 Oct 2014 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

Reducing vulnerability and managing risk: Humanitarian applications from development models (Eastern and Southern Africa regional consultation)

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World Humanitarian Summit - Transformation through innovation: Successful scale-up models (Eastern and Southern Africa regional consultation)

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Registration deadline: 16 Oct 2014 Training date: 16 Oct 2014 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

Join us on Thursday, 16 Octoberfor the second in a series of live online events leading up to the World Humanitarian Summit Eastern and Southern Africa regional consultation. Leading up to the regional consultation event, which will take place in Pretoria, South Africa, at the end of October, this live online event on the theme of transformation through innovation will focus onsuccessful scale-up models.

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World Humanitarian Summit - Humanitarian effectiveness: Regional priorities in Eastern and Southern Africa

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Registration deadline: 23 Oct 2014 Training date: 23 Oct 2014 Professionals in Humanitarian Assistance and Protection

Join us on Thursday, 23 October for the second in a series of live online events leading up to the World Humanitarian Summit Eastern and Southern Africa regional consultation. Leading up to the regional consultation event, which will take place in Pretoria, South Africa, at the end of October, this live online event will focus on the regional priorities concerninghumanitarian effectiveness.

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Trust Women: Putting the Rule of Law behind Women's Rights

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 18 Nov 2014 to 19 Nov 2014 Thomson Reuters Foundation

Introduction

Trust Women is more than just a conference. It’s a fast-growing movement to put the rule of law behind women’s rights through concrete action.

The annual conference brings together global corporations, lawyers, and pioneers in the field of women's rights to take action and forge tangible commitments to empower women.

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Course ecosystem approaches to fisheries

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Registration deadline: 10 Aug 2015 Training date: 21 Sep 2015 to 09 Oct 2015

Course Ecosystem approach to fisheries (fellowship opportunity)

Maintaining healthy ecosystems and a vibrant fishing sector is of paramount importance to all coastal regions in the world. Making sure that the interests of the fishery sector are considered and represented versus the claims and interests of other user groups, is one of the tasks of the fisheries manager. The ecosystem approach takes the wider ecosystem and its interactions with fisheries into consideration.

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Ending malnutrition: can NGOs and businesses eat at the same table?

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Registration deadline: 02 Oct 2014 Training date: 02 Oct 2014 Guardian

Most nutrition NGOs agree that engaging with the private sector is important. But how? Join us 2 Oct, 1-3pm BST to debate

Anna Leach

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Course Governance of landscapes, forests and people (fellowship opportunity)

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Registration deadline: 03 Aug 2015 Training date: 14 Sep 2015 to 25 Sep 2015

Forested landscapes worldwide are increasingly integrated in global processes of trade, market development, resource exploitation and climate change. Site-based or community level approaches can no longer cope with these issues which exceed the local sphere of influence. Although landscapes are usually considered to be appropriate levels to negotiate land use options, they are rarely recognised as units of political administrative decision making, hence do not have any formal place in decentralised structures of states.

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Financing Development in Fragile and Conflict-Affected States: Challenges and Opportunities

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Registration deadline: 10 Oct 2014 Training date: 10 Oct 2014 World Bank

Date: Friday, October 10, 2014
Time:4 p.m. -5:30 p.m. ET (20:00 – 21:30 GMT or convert time)
Location: Online

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International Conference on Systems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture

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Registration deadline: 06 Oct 2014 Training date: 07 Oct 2014 to 10 Oct 2014 Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers

The first International Conference on Integrated Systems Research, entitled Systems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture, will take place at the Conference Center of IITA in Ibadan, Nigeria, from October 7 to 10, 2014. The conference will deal with major components within systems research in agriculture. This is a collaborative effort between three CGIAR Research Programs including the CGIAR Research Program on HumidTropics, Aquatic Agricultural Systems (AAS) and Dryland Systems.

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Live-streamed launch of Gender and Social Inclusion Toolbox

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Registration deadline: 14 Oct 2014 Training date: 15 Oct 2014 World Agroforestry Centre

The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) Gender and Equity theme is, together with the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), organising a special event on Wednesday 15 October, looking at the development and use of gender-sensitive approaches in the context of climate change and agriculture research.

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CaLP Level 2 Training on Cash Transfer Programming in Oxford, United Kingdom

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Registration deadline: 12 Oct 2014 Training date: 13 Oct 2014 to 17 Oct 2014 Cash Learning Partnership

This is another great and exciting opportunity to attend a Level 2 cash transfer training facilitated by the CaLP. CaLP is planning to conduct a Level 2 training in the United Kingdom, Oxford from October 13th to 17th , 2014.

The objective of the Level 2 trainings is to build the capacity of humanitarian actors in cash transfer program (CTP) design and implementation skills, to share recent research and learning and encourage advocacy, institutionalization and coordination in CTP.

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6th International Conference and Exhibition on Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring

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Registration deadline: 04 Nov 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 to 06 Nov 2014 Water, Wastewater and Environmental Monitoring Conference

WWEM is focused on measurement, testing and analysis for the water and wastewater and environmental industry. From test kits to process measurement, laboratory analysis right through to fixed and portable gas detection, if your work involves Monitoring,testing or working with water you need to be at WWEM.

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46th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) Conference

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Registration deadline: 16 Oct 2014 Training date: 16 Oct 2014 to 17 Oct 2014 University of Malaya

We are proud to announce that University Malaya has been selected to host the 46th Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health (APACPH) Conference once again for the year 2014. This is the second time that our university was chosen to host this prestigious international event. In 2008, Social & Preventive Medicine department hosted the 40th APACPH Conference and in 2012, our department hosted the 1st Asia Pacific Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence Based Medicine Conference (APCEEBM).

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Crisis Management Training

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Registration deadline: 29 Oct 2014 Training date: 06 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 RedR UK

This is a two day workshop intended to familiarise mid/senior level humanitarian aid workers with the theoretical and practical aspects of crisis management and enable them to respond to crisis as a team. The aim of this course will be to provide a framework for senior staff to manage various crisis situations and incidents affecting the organization.

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Security Guard Training (Basic)

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Registration deadline: 29 Oct 2014 Training date: 06 Nov 2014 RedR UK

his 1 day training course aims to improve the understanding of the role of guards and to ensure the standardised practices and procedural responses that keep sites and people safe are followed in both standard and emergency situations.

An Introduction to RedR Training

Who should attend?

Agency employed security guards

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Security Guard Training (Basic)

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Registration deadline: 28 Oct 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 RedR UK

This 1 day training course aims to improve the understanding of the role of guards and to ensure the standardised practices and procedural responses that keep sites and people safe are followed in both standard and emergency situations.

An Introduction to RedR Training

Who should attend?

Agency employed security guards

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Safe and Secure Driving

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Registration deadline: 29 Oct 2014 Training date: 04 Nov 2014 RedR UK

Driving a four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicle in a safe and effective manner requires a specific set of driving skills and techniques that need attention and practice to master. Incorrect use of off-road vehicles not only increases maintenance costs, but under certain road conditions can be life-threatening. Driving vehicles, particularly 4x4s, on unsealed roads is a skill, and should not be taken lightly.