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18 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Jan 2017 Training date: 20 Feb 2017 to 24 Feb 2017 UN Development Programme

This course is designed for procurement officers or those in functions that include close interaction with procurement, such as programme and project staff seeking advanced training in UN and public procurement planning, contract management and negotiations.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 13 Oct 2017 Training date: 06 Nov 2017 to 24 Nov 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

COURSE OVERVIEW

The Asia-Pacific region continues to face human tragedy and heavy economic losses from disasters- the frequency and intensity of which have escalated in recent years. The Indian Ocean Tsunami and the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami; recent earthquakes in Kashmir, China and New Zealand; cyclone Nargis; typhoon Haiyan; the floods in Pakistan and Thailand; and the Afghanistan blizzards highlight the level of devastation that disasters can bring to the region.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Sep 2017 Training date: 09 Oct 2017 to 20 Oct 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

COURSE OVERVIEW

The rapid population growth and urbanization combined with extreme climatic events are causing a swift increase in vulnerability of communities to hazardous events. Unplanned growth both in urban and non-urban areas calls for preparation to reduce the impact of disasters, and there is a great need to utilize disaster risk information in designing effective coping mechanisms.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 11 Aug 2017 Training date: 04 Sep 2017 to 15 Sep 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

COURSE OVERVIEW

Asia has more than its fair share of natural disasters, and floods account for 40 percent of the natural hazards affecting the region. Every year, floods cause the loss of a number of lives and considerable damage to properties, which severely sets back the development process. The climate change, global warming, rapid urbanization and socio-economic disparity are making the world, particularly Asia, vulnerable to floods.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Jul 2017 Training date: 21 Aug 2017 to 25 Aug 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

COURSE OVERVIEW

Disaster risk within a country has its roots in development decisions that do not adequately address disaster concerns, and the resulting disasters are coming at the cost of development and poverty reduction. By not considering disaster risk in development planning, new risks could be unintentionally created or existing ones exacerbated through investments in infrastructure and public services, and through improper planning and regulation.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jun 2017 Training date: 17 Jul 2017 to 26 Jul 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

COURSE OVERVIEW

Climate change and its impacts have become one of the most significant challenges of the 21stcentury. Climate-related risks, whether concurrent or prospective, need to be addressed swiftly as part of development strategies at all levels.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Apr 2017 Training date: 15 May 2017 to 26 May 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

The Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction Course in Cities (EVRC) has been designed to achieve the goal of supporting the creation of earthquake resilient society. With rich experiences in providing similar training courses on natural disaster risk reduction at international level, ADPC provides a model training experience in this course by integrating study materials, audio visual tools, and interactive learning strategies, while bringing together earthquake preparedness and mitigation experience from severely affected countries around the world.

COURSE CONTENTS

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Mar 2017 Training date: 24 Apr 2017 to 26 Apr 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

In disasters, the needs of women, girls, boys and men are different and distinct. Scientific research demonstrates how women are disproportionally affected by natural disaster events. More marginalized populations, including women, tend to be disproportionally negatively impacted when natural disasters happen. The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction states emphasizes that women and their participation are critical to effectively managing disaster risk.

11 Jan 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Feb 2017 Training date: 20 Mar 2017 to 22 Mar 2017 Asian Disaster Preparedness Center

ADPC would like to invite those who would like to know more about Disaster Risk Communication and want to enhance your skills on this matter to join the course.

23 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2017 Training date: 23 Mar 2017 to 24 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

Overview

23 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2017 Training date: 23 Mar 2017 to 24 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

OVERVIEW

This two-day workshop helps individuals and organizations develop, implement, and maintain effective financial management systems in order to be eligible for US Government funding, reduce audit risk, and build effective collaboration across the organization.

23 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2017 Training date: 23 Mar 2017 to 24 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

Overview

This two-day workshop tackles the rewards and risks involved in executing procurements in USAID-funded assistance programs. Well-planned, well-executed procurement contributes to effective and compliant programming. Poor understanding of processes and procedures in this area raises the risk of funder audits and compliance reviews. If you want to learn more about how to develop and implement the right mix of procurement procedures, systems, and controls, this workshop is for you.

23 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Mar 2017 Training date: 21 Mar 2017 to 22 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

OVERVIEW

This two-day workshop is designed to give you the practical tools, resources, and guidance you need to submit quality proposals to USAID. NGOs need team members who know how USAID works as an awarding agency, who can effectively manage the proposal process at the country office level, and who understand the processes and challenges of responding to RFAs and RFPs in the home office. This participatory style course, led by experienced practitioners, is consistently well rated by participants, whose comments have included, “Best training I have ever attended.

23 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Mar 2017 Training date: 20 Mar 2017 to 22 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

OVERVIEW

PMD Pro 1 is a globally recognized project management certification for development professionals. This three-day, high-impact workshop gives you the skills you need to effectively initiate, plan, execute, and close out projects. Delivering your project on scope, on time, and on budget requires specific knowledge that is first learned and then refined through practice. This workshop, taught by an experienced team in a participatory style, has been highly rated by thousands of practitioners who have completed the course and been successfully certified.

20 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Mar 2017 Training date: 20 Mar 2017 to 22 Mar 2017 InsideNGO

Overview

This three-day workshop covers the many rules and regulations associated with USAID funding, and is designed to enhance the ability of NGO staff to effectively manage their programs and maintain donor compliance. Whether you are new to USAID funding or have years of program experience, this highly participatory course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to confidently apply the complex directives found within the regulations. You will also have the opportunity to ask specific questions you may have about your own award.

12 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Feb 2017 Training date: 27 Feb 2017 to 03 Mar 2017 MENTOR Initiative

The MENTOR Initiative is not for profit organisation with over 11 years of experience in carrying out evidence-based disease control programmes and building capacity in malaria and vector borne disease control globally. To date, over 1000 individuals from NGOs, national partners, UN agencies, donors, suppliers and the media have participated in MENTOR’s training programmes

Learn practical skills to prevent outbreaks and control malaria and other vector borne diseases during humanitarian emergencies.

12 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Sep 2017 Training date: 26 Sep 2017 to 29 Sep 2017 MDF Training & Consultancy

Date: 26-29 September 2017

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Training Organizer: MDF Training and Consultancy - Vietnam Office

Link event: https://mdf.nl/leadership-and-people-management-thailand%20

Why should attend the training?

12 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Sep 2017 Training date: 11 Sep 2017 to 14 Sep 2017 MDF Training & Consultancy

Date: 11-14 September 2017

Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Training Organizer: MDF Training and Consultancy - Vietnam Office

Link event: https://mdf.nl/result-based-management-cambodia

Why should attend the training?

'Doing good' no longer suffices in the development sector. Projects and programmes need to demonstrate their effectiveness and report to policy makers and the public on concrete results achieved.

05 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Jul 2017 Training date: 01 Aug 2017 to 04 Aug 2017 MDF Training & Consultancy

Date: 01-04 August 2017

Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Training Organizer: MDF Training and Consultancy - Vietnam Office

Link event: https://mdf.nl/monitoring-evaluation-and-learning-thailand

Why should attend the training?

Capturing the essential quantitative and qualitative changes of your programme has become increasingly important. But how can we ensure our M&E system goes beyond proving results and enables genuine learning by all programme actors?

05 Dec 2016 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Jul 2017 Training date: 24 Jul 2017 to 27 Jul 2017 MDF Training & Consultancy

Date: 24-27 July 2017

Location: Manila, Philippines

Training Organizer: MDF Training and Consultancy - Vietnam Office

Link event: https://mdf.nl/fundraising-and-social-media-philippines

Why should attend the training?

With over one third of the earth’s population accessing the internet, organisations are effectively leveraging social media for activities such as fundraising, campaigning and image building.