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25 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 01 Dec 2014 Training date: 01 Dec 2014 Columbia University

Monday, December 1, 2014
9:00am - 12:00pm
Columbia Club of New York
15 West 43rd Street
New York, NY

Where do we stand in the fight against Ebola -- and what should be done now?

Columbia is convening leading experts -- from the University and other institutions – to recommend and discuss specific strategies to:

· Arrest the transmission of the virus and accelerate the delivery of needed care.

· Marshal the financial resources – and the health care personnel – required to address the crisis.

24 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Dec 2014 Training date: 02 Feb 2015 to 06 Feb 2015 US Institute of Peace

­CALL for APPLICATIONS

Training of Trainers Program

The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) is an independent, nonpartisan institution established in 1984 and funded by Congress to increase the nation's capacity to manage international conflict without violence. USIP’s mission is to prevent, mitigate and resolve violent conflicts around the world by engaging directly in conflict zones and providing analysis, education and resources to those working for peace.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 10 May 2015 Training date: 11 May 2015 to 16 May 2015 Georgia Institute of Technology

The Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management program is designed for practitioners in private industry,non-governmental organizations (NGOs), government, and military, who are active participants or interested in health and humanitarian operations (including disaster relief, long term development).

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 09 Mar 2015 Training date: 10 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Learn how to recover full costs, especially overhead, when managing a diverse portfolio of funders, some that cap overhead and others that don't. This one-day workshop will explore the fundamentals of overhead, methods for full cost recovery, funder-by-funder review, and a hands-on practice for applying the methods.

Participants will walk away with a working knowledge of the 10 methods for overhead cost recovery and practice applying them in various donor situations.

Course Objectives

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Mar 2015 Training date: 11 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This one-day workshop is a high level exploration of the tradeoffs of going with funders who have overhead caps such as when to change approach, whether to say "no", what does the landscape look like going forward, and how to use InsideNGO survey data.

Participants will walk away with a clear view of the funder landscape, the choices for adapting to it, and a decision-making model for testing whether systems change is worth it.

Course Objectives

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 27 Apr 2015 Training date: 28 Apr 2015 to 30 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

What is an allowable cost? What procedures do I need to follow when purchasing equipment with USAID money? How much can I revise my budget without having to go to USAID for approval? How long should I retain records? What are the most common audit findings and how can I avoid being written up by my auditors?

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 04 May 2015 Training date: 05 May 2015 to 07 May 2015 InsideNGO

International organizations that rely on USAID funding often face challenges in effectively managing their awards. The rules and regulations associated with award management are complex and the practical application of these rules is crucial for compliant project implementation. Organizations need staff members who understand how USAID awards work and can effectively manage USAID rules and regulations to maintain donor compliance.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 15 Mar 2015 Training date: 16 Mar 2015 to 18 Mar 2015 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.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Mar 2015 Training date: 23 Mar 2015 to 25 Mar 2015 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.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Mar 2015 Training date: 26 Mar 2015 to 27 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

Being an effective manager means having the right mix of technical, leadership and management skills to bring a project in on time, on scope and on budget. Regardless of where you are in your career, PMD Pro Certification will demonstrate your expertise and commitment to the profession.

Designed to be a follow up course to InsideNGO’s PMD Pro 1 workshop, this course emphasizes the six disciplines of project management that weave through the entire life cycle of a project.

21 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Mar 2015 Training date: 09 Mar 2015 InsideNGO

This workshop is an exploration of the skills needed to be a strong leader and manager. Following this highly participatory workshop, participants will return to work with concrete strategies to become more effective in their organizations and careers through the application of new communication approaches and strengthened skills in people and self-management.
Participants will:

18 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 08 Dec 2014 Training date: 08 Dec 2014 Center for Strategic and International Studies

On December 8, the CSIS Global Health Policy Center will host a major day-long conference on the future of global malaria efforts. It will open with a high-level deliberation over the strategic long-term goal of elimination, highlighting the political, financial, and institutional requisites. It will feature expert roundtables on drug and insecticide resistance, future technologies (vaccines, therapies, diagnostics), and financing. There will be a special focus on civilian-military cooperation in the Mekong Subregion. On that day, CSIS will release five commissioned policy analyses.

17 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Dec 2014 Training date: 05 Dec 2014 UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

5 DECEMBER 2014, 09:30-10:30am,

Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium, UNHQ

The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is pleased to invite you to the launch of the latest publication by Mr. Martin Barber:

“BLINDED BY HUMANITY”

17 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 03 Dec 2014 Training date: 03 Dec 2014 UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

On 3 and 4 December 2014, humanitarian practitioners, academics, private-sector representatives, international organizations, non-governmental and government representatives will gather in New York for the 2014 Global Humanitarian Policy Forum, convened by OCHA’s Policy Analysis and Innovation Section.

At 10am on 3 December, the Forum will commence with a public, high-level Symposium that will debate the concept of humanitarian interoperability.

The Humanitarian Symposium will feature a diverse group of participants*, including:

14 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Mar 2015 Training date: 04 Jun 2015 to 05 Jun 2015 ALNAP

Preparations for the World Humanitarian Summit in 2016 are now picking up pace. In preparation for the summit, ALNAP, in partnership with the WHS Secretariat and USAID, will convene a Global Forum on Improving Humanitarian Action.

13 Nov 2014 description
training Ongoing course Centurion

PLEASE BE CAREFUL AS WE ARE NOTHING TO DO WITH CENTURION RISK MANAGEMENT AS ADVERTISED!

OVERVIEW OF CENTURION RAS LTD (UK)

HEFAT©**Courses – (Hostile Environments & Emergency First Aid Training)**

13 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Jun 2015 Training date: 08 Jun 2015 to 10 Jun 2015 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.

13 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 17 May 2015 Training date: 18 May 2015 to 20 May 2015 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.

13 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Jun 2015 Training date: 15 Jun 2015 to 17 Jun 2015 InsideNGO

The purpose of this workshop is to build the confidence, course design and facilitation skills of NGO staff to deliver relevant and effective training. The training approach is highly practical, participatory and fun! We focus on real issues and help participants to use the techniques covered, rather than just discuss them.

13 Nov 2014 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Apr 2015 Training date: 21 Apr 2015 to 23 Apr 2015 InsideNGO

The purpose of this workshop is to build the confidence, course design and facilitation skills of NGO staff to deliver relevant and effective training. The training approach is highly practical, participatory and fun! We focus on real issues and help participants to use the techniques covered, rather than just discuss them.