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Urban resilience competition: Recognizing innovations that build urban resilience in Asia

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Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 US Agency for International Development

USAID, United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) and United Nations Global Pulse are hosting the Asia Urban Futures Workshop to bring the science and technology sectors together with the development community in a novel way to discuss the rising challenges and opportunities facing Asia as the result of rapid urbanization and climate change.

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Ten months after Typhoon Haiyan: Lessons from the response and how to prepare for the future

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 12 Sep 2014 Overseas Development Institute

12 September 2014 10:00 - 11:30 (GMT+01 (BST))

Public event

Overseas Development Institute and streamed online

This event will be streamed live on the ODI website

Dr. Julie Hall MBE - WHO Representative to the Philippines

Sara Pantuliano- Director, Humanitarian Policy Group, ODI

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Community-Based Health | Food Security Specialization

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 19 Sep 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 Duke University

COMMUNITY-BASED HEALTH

Course Tuition: $390
Continuing Education Units (CEU’s): 2
Duration: 5 Weeks

All registration is done online: http://www.villageearth.org/training-and-consulting/online/community-health

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Gender-sensitive Governance: what does it look like and how can we work towards it?

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Registration deadline: 28 Aug 2014 Training date: 01 Sep 2014 to 30 Sep 2014 Gender Hub

Why does gender matter for governance? How can we expose gender-blind institutions and processes? What strategies have enhanced the opportunities and outcomes for women and girls in government processes? What can we learn from this and how can we integrate this into our own work?

This free web-based course responds to these questions and provides participants with a general grounding in the current concepts of governance from a gender perspective and offers some examples and resources for applying these within key governance institutions, with a focus on governments.

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Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States

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Registration deadline: 28 Aug 2014 Training date: 28 Aug 2014 to 04 Sep 2014 UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs

The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, to be preceded by activities related to the conference from 28 to 30 August 2014, also in Apia, Samoa. It will focus the world’s attention on a group of countries that remain a special case for sustainable development in view of their unique and particular vulnerabilities.

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First global conference on health and climate

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Registration deadline: 27 Aug 2014 Training date: 27 Aug 2014 to 29 Aug 2014 World Health Organization

WHO is hosting a three-day conference (27-29 August) to help countries better protect human health from risks associated with climate change.

The conference will produce a set of key proposals to Member States to define the international health response to climate change, renew and guide WHO’s work plan; and define specific initiatives for health and climate.

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Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Rehabilitation (GENDER) Online Course

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 15 Oct 2014 Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative

DESCRIPTION:

Gender Aspects of Disaster Recovery and Rehabilitation (GENDER) is a four-week specialization course under the Natural Disaster Risk Management Program (NDRMP) that contributes to improving knowledge of relevant policies, regulations, and tools for implementing gender-sensitive disaster management practices, focusing on disaster recovery and rehabilitation.

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Advanced Purchasing, Logistics & Stores Management

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Registration deadline: 19 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 to 03 Oct 2014 Kenvision Techniks Ltd.

From : Tue September 30, 2014 - 08:30
To : Fri October 03, 2014 - 17:00

Fee charged:

DELUXE FEE:US$1500- Covers Tuition, learning material,Certification and meals and drinks PLUS Airport pickup, accommodation, Daily taxi pickup to and from the venue every morning and evening.

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Geographical Information Systems (GIS) - Basic to Intermediate Skills

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Registration deadline: 05 Sep 2014 Training date: 15 Sep 2014 to 19 Sep 2014 Kenvision Techniks Ltd.

LEVEL: Certificate

Host: Kenvision Techniks Ltd

VENUE: Kenyatta University Business Centre, Kenyatta University, Nairobi - Kenya

Registration/ Fee:

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Assessing NGO Capacity: An Overview of Tools & Facilitation Techniques

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Registration deadline: 11 Nov 2014 Training date: 11 Nov 2014 to 13 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

This workshop will focus on developing a deeper understanding of two main uses of capacity assessments in development projects, determining partner readiness to receive an award, and developing a long-term capacity strengthening plan. By the end, participants will be able to select (or develop) the best tool for their own use and understand the process of capacity assessment, from partner engagement and data collection to results analysis and planning.

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USAID Proposal Development: An Introduction

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Registration deadline: 23 Oct 2014 Training date: 23 Oct 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Putting together winning proposals for USAID in a competitive environment can be a complex task with very tight time frames.

This workshop will prepare participants to contribute effectively to the proposal development process by enhancing their understanding of the inter-connected elements of a USAID proposal. Participants will learn the A to Z's of proposal development.

Participants will also learn strategies and tools for managing the proposal process to avoid common pitfalls and maximize the chances of submitting a winning proposal.

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PMD Pro 1 - The Essentials of Project Management

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Registration deadline: 20 Oct 2014 Training date: 20 Oct 2014 to 22 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Staff of international NGOs are asked to use limited resources to manage projects that aim to address complex social problems under challenging circumstances. Successfully delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires a set of skills that must be learned and then refined through practice.

PMD Pro 1 is a globally-recognized certification for project managers. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

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Development and the Politics of Empowerment | Political Empowerment Specialization

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 19 Sep 2014 to 24 Oct 2014 Duke University

DEVELOPMENT AND THE POLITICS OF EMPOWERMENT

Course Tuition: $390
Continuing Education Units (CEU’s): 2
Duration: 5 weeks

Duke University

All registration is done online: http://www.villageearth.org/training-and-consulting/online/development-a...

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MA//Grad Dip in International Development Practice via blended learning

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Registration deadline: 31 Aug 2014 Training date: 08 Sep 2014 to 18 Dec 2015 Mary Immaculate College

The Master's/ Graduate Diploma programme via blended learning in International Development Practice (MIDP) at Mary Immaculate College (MIC), University of Limerick, Ireland, is now recruiting students for the next intake to the programme in September 2014.

The programme began last year and we currently have students on the course from countries as diverse as Ethiopia, Italy, Tanzania, Bangladesh, Cameroon, the United Kingdom, Sudan, Ukraine, Uganda, Ireland and Somalia.

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Management of Adolescent and Youth SRH Programmes Course

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 03 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 Centre for African Family Studies

Introduction:

The bulk of African countries have a very young population with demographic trends showing unprecedented population growth in the future. Worldwide, children are reaching puberty earlier and sexual debut age is decreasing. Africa’s young people have the potential to be the driving force behind economic prosperity in the coming decades. With this in mind adolescent and youth SRH has become a priority for policy makers, programmers and researchers.

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An afternoon on Syrian displacement, and protection in Europe [Launch event]

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Registration deadline: 10 Sep 2014 Training date: 10 Sep 2014 Refugee Studies Centre

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 2.30 pm to 4 pm

Seminar Room 1, Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TB

REGISTER TO ATTEND >>

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Travel Safety Management for Travelers and Field Staff

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Registration deadline: 29 Sep 2014 Training date: 09 Oct 2014 to 10 Oct 2014 Human Development Forum Foundation

Hone Key Skills through Stay Safe Skills Training

In addition to Stay Safe Trainings, which provide a broad program of security management and safety skills, The Human Development Forum Foundation (HDFF) offers several “Stay Safe Skills” trainings aimed at sharpening key skills to improve general safety for UN agencies and international non-governmental organizations as well as contributing to each organization’s Duty of Care (i.e. the legal obligation to adequately ensure the safety of staff).

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Stay Safe Training for UN/(I)NGO Staff (3 days)

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Registration deadline: 27 Sep 2014 Training date: 06 Oct 2014 to 08 Oct 2014 Human Development Forum Foundation

Training helps avoid injuries, loss of life and damage to important equipment

Worldwide security / safety related incidents and accidents are on the increase, leading to often avoidable injuries and loss of life as well as loss of important equipment or property. The Human Development Forum Foundation (HDFF) is therefore offering a training that will help improve the safety and security culture of your organization, through training in fundamental safety and security skills.

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Results Based Management Training (RBM)

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Registration deadline: 19 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Sep 2014 to 30 Sep 2014 PRASOL Training and Consulting Ltd

Dear Sir/Madam,

ANNOUNCING RESULTS BASED MANAGEMENT TRAINING IN NAIROBI

Are you a Project Manager, Programme Coordinator, Project Officer, Program Assistant?

PRASOL CONSULT is organizing a two-day, practical workshop on Results Based Management in Nairobifrom 29th – 30th September, 2014.

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Anti-Kidnapping and Hostage Situation Management

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Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2014 Training date: 14 Oct 2014 to 15 Oct 2014 Human Development Forum Foundation

Develop crucial prevention, survival, and crisis situation management skills