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24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 24 Jun 2015 Training date: 25 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on federal funding can face challenges in effectively managing their awards and the numerous “people” regulations in each phase of the award. It is critical that anyone with recruiting and human resources responsibilities understand the regulations that govern their organization’s awards (grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements) and how to effectively comply with these complex requirements.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 24 Jun 2015 Training date: 25 Jun 2015 to 26 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview

This workshop will incorporate the updated USAID regulations, as per the rule changes effective December 26, 2014.
The risks involved in procurement execution make this area a primary focus of audits and compliance reviews. Yet organizations struggle to develop and implement the right mix of operating procedures, systems, controls, and trainings that would ensure effective and compliant procurement.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Jun 2015 Training date: 22 Jun 2015 to 24 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview

This workshop will present new, updated regulatory information and guidance, as per the rule changes effective December 26, 2014.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Jun 2015 Training date: 16 Jun 2015 to 17 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview
Have you just transitioned to an international non-profit HR role?
Do you oversee international HR and need to learn more about it?
Are you transitioning from specialist to generalist?

This two-day workshop offers participants a unique opportunity to enhance their understanding of international NGO human resources. Taught by a cross section of experts in the HR and legal fields, attendees will gain practical knowledge, insights, and advice so that they can return to their organizations more informed HR practitioners.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Jun 2015 Training date: 23 Jun 2015 to 24 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview

This workshop focuses on both the strategy and mechanics of compensation program development and management. Led by experts who have experience developing and managing global nonprofit compensation programs, this interactive workshop will offer opportunities for you to apply your learning, ask questions, and learn from fellow participants.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Jun 2015 Training date: 03 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview
International NGOs collectively open and close hundreds of offices annually. This process is time-consuming, costly, and risk-prone. This one-day workshop will provide practical, how-to guidance by practitioners with hands-on experience. Participants will walk through opening and closing a field office with provided templates, checklists, and procedural documents. Presenters will provide both lessons learned and guidance in good practices and request that participants share their experiences.
Course Objectives

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Jun 2015 Training date: 11 Jun 2015 to 12 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

Overview
This workshop focuses on the planning and practice of Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) by grounding discussions in the project lifecycle—from project concept to close-out. With a focus on the practical application of M&E for learning and improvement, participants strengthen their capacity to support M&E through participatory activities and exposure to tools and approaches that can be adapted for their current projects. Discussions on donor expectations and emerging trends help participants prepare for long-term success.

24 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 06 May 2015 Training date: 06 May 2015 Center for Strategic and International Studies

9:00AM-10:30AM (EDT)

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Hosted by the office of U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren

Capitol Visitors Center
SVC 210-10
Breakfast will be provided.

Please join us for a panel discussion to examine U.S. policy options to advance maternal, neonatal, and child health in Sub-Saharan Africa. The conversation will focus on four broad themes:

23 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 04 Jun 2015 Training date: 04 Jun 2015 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

17 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Sep 2015 Training date: 03 Aug 2015 to 06 Nov 2015 International Institute for Local Development

Leadership for development

Course Description

Development initiatives are more often than not delivered through projects and project teams that come together especially for that purpose. These initiatives and teams are in existence for a predetermined, often short, period of time and, unlike traditional working structures, place much less importance on the quality of leadership as a determinant of organizational outcomes.

17 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 12 Oct 2015 Training date: 13 Jul 2015 to 27 Nov 2015 International Institute for Local Development

Course Description

This five-day workshop will provide an introduction to participatory development strategies with practical applications of methods used in project planning and sustainable community development. A set of tools and techniques is introduced to illustrate the integration of theory and practice and its foundation in a human rights approach to development.

17 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Sep 2015 Training date: 15 Jun 2015 to 13 Nov 2015 International Institute for Local Development

Project Management for Development (PM4D)

Course Description

This five-day course is designed to help participants learn concepts of participatory project management, within the context of social and community development. The course is a blend of the Project Management Institute (PMI) methodology and participatory approaches in the management of development projects.

17 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Oct 2015 Training date: 20 Jul 2015 to 20 Nov 2015 International Institute for Local Development

INTRODUCTION

This five-day course is intended to provide an overview of results-based monitoring and evaluation methods with practical applications of tools and methods. It will provide participants with M&E tools, techniques and resources needed for planning, organizing, and/or managing programs and projects.

16 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Jul 2015 Training date: 03 Aug 2015 to 07 Aug 2015 Garrison Institute

Please join us from August 3rd to 7th in Garrison, New York, for a CBR (Contemplative-Based Resilience) Training. We’ve designed this CBR Training for humanitarian aid and human rights workers both in the field and in the office back home. With an emphasis on secular meditation, mindful movement, and education about the effects of chronic stress on the body and mind, the training offers an integrative approach to managing stress and trauma, providing participants with a suite of tools to help maintain mental health and resilience no matter how challenging the work.

13 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 03 May 2015 Training date: 04 May 2015 to 05 May 2015 US Institute of Peace

Students will learn the different levels of trauma and how a traumatic event affects the brain and body. Practitioners will also learn how to recognize trauma-affected behavior and how to apply the appropriate tools and approaches with these populations. Individual and team resilience is critical in conflict environments in order to prevent secondary trauma and compassion fatigue. Self-care strategies will also be taught.

01 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course Johns Hopkins University

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

This certificate program focuses on humanitarian assistance in the international health context. The program is a major educational activity of the Center for Refugee and Disaster Response. The Center receives technical assistance from the International Committee of the Red Cross, the Pan American Health Organization, the UN High Commission for Refugees, and various humanitarian agencies and organizations. Graduates will be able to:

01 Apr 2015 description
training Ongoing course Johns Hopkins University

The MPH concentration in Health in Crisis and Humanitarian Assistance focuses on health of populations in crisis, internationally and domestically. These include refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs), populations affected by natural and human-made disasters, victims of human rights abuse, and trafficked women and children. The coursework will focus on why populations become vulnerable and the health issues they face. Emphasis will be on gaining expertise in methods to assess needs and provide assistance to displaced populations and other vulnerable groups.

01 Apr 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Jun 2015 Training date: 02 Jun 2015 Médecins Sans Frontières

Every day, Doctors Without Borders aid workers from around the world provide assistance to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe—treating those most in need regardless of political, religious, or economic interest. Whether an emergency involves armed conflicts or epidemics, malnutrition or natural disasters, Doctors Without Borders is committed to bringing quality medical care to people caught in crisis.

30 Mar 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 31 May 2015 Training date: 08 Jun 2015 to 12 Jun 2015 UN System Staff College

The UN Summer Academy offers a unique programme aimed at professionals from the UN system and its partners from the public and private sectors, looking for challenging, in-depth discussions on issues of contemporary relevance.

27 Mar 2015 description
training Registration deadline: 08 May 2015 Training date: 25 May 2015 to 12 Jun 2015 Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Now accepting applications for the Design, Partnering, Management & Innovation (DPMI) program!