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Mettez Vos Idées en Pratique: Médecins Sans Frontières Séance D'Information - New York

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 17 Sep 2014 Médecins Sans Frontières

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT WILL BE CONDUCTED ENTIRELY IN FRENCH

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Put Your Ideals Into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Info Session - Portland

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

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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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Managing Intergroup Conflict Through Facilitation

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Registration deadline: 05 Oct 2014 Training date: 06 Oct 2014 to 10 Oct 2014 US Institute of Peace

Instructor: Alison Milofsky

Conflict management practitioners working in conflict zones often engage with groups who are at odds with one another. Many of the strategies these practitioners employ depend heavily on having solid facilitation skills. Conflict management skills training, problem-solving workshops, mediation, intergroup dialogue, and other processes all center around an effective facilitator who is able to guide a group in transforming conflict.

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Financial Management for US Government Funding

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Registration deadline: 04 Dec 2014 Training date: 04 Dec 2014 to 05 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

Consistent and effective financial management is the key to receiving funding from the US Government–and also to reducing audit findings. Participants will return to work equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of financial management with US Government funding, including accounting procedures, timekeeping systems, basic budget management, indirect costs, and how to deal with donor audits and reviews.

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Financial Management for US Government Funding

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Registration deadline: 20 Nov 2014 Training date: 20 Nov 2014 to 21 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

Consistent and effective financial management is the key to receiving funding from the US Government–and also to reducing audit findings. Participants will return to work equipped with a comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of financial management with US Government funding, including accounting procedures, timekeeping systems, basic budget management, indirect costs, and how to deal with donor audits and reviews.

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USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 01 Dec 2014 Training date: 01 Dec 2014 to 03 Dec 2014 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.

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USAID Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 19 Nov 2014 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.

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Put Your Ideals Into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Info Session - Seattle

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 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.

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Put Your Ideals Into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Info Session - Chicago

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Registration deadline: 18 Sep 2014 Training date: 18 Sep 2014 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.

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Put Your Ideals Into Practice: Doctors Without Borders Info Session - Madison, WI

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Registration deadline: 17 Sep 2014 Training date: 17 Sep 2014 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.

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Global Security Management Course

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Registration deadline: 16 Sep 2014 Training date: 17 Sep 2014 to 19 Sep 2014 Centre for Safety and Development

This course enables you to test and improve your organization’s security management with specialists and peers alike.

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Humanitarian Response Intensive Course

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Registration deadline: 13 Apr 2015 Training date: 14 Apr 2015 to 26 Apr 2015 Harvard University

The Humanitarian Academy at Harvard is pleased to announce dates for the 2015 Humanitarian Response Intensive Course and Simulation Exercise.

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Navigating International HR in the Nonprofit World

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Registration deadline: 10 Dec 2014 Training date: 10 Dec 2014 to 11 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

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?

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Taxation Management: US Expatriates, International Assignees, & Your Organizational Risk

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Registration deadline: 09 Dec 2014 Training date: 09 Dec 2014 InsideNGO

US expatriate and Third Country National staff present unique challenges to Finance, HR and payroll professionals. Not understanding the technical aspects - employer withholding and obligations, how to prepare a W-2 for a US expat, and the required deductions for host government employee taxes - can lead to lack of compliance, penalties and reputational risk. What do you need to know? How do you start putting together policies and procedures? This workshop will provide guiding principles, practical information, tools, a resource manual, and “how to” advice on managing both your U.S.

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Financial Management for US Government Funding

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Registration deadline: 06 Nov 2014 Training date: 06 Nov 2014 to 07 Nov 2014 InsideNGO

Consistent and effective financial management is the key to receiving funding from the US Government – and also to reducing audit findings.

Whether you are receiving a grant, cooperative agreement, or a contract, whether you are a prime, a sub or new to donor funding - developing, implementing and maintaining an adequate financial management system is key to becoming and remaining eligible for federal monies, effectively managing program and donor relations, and reducing the anxiety and risk around audits. This workshop will help you in this quest.

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USAID Contract Management for NGOs - An Introduction

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Registration deadline: 28 Oct 2014 Training date: 28 Oct 2014 to 30 Oct 2014 InsideNGO

Organizations traditionally receiving grants and cooperative agreements (assistance) from U.S. Government agencies sometimes consider expanding into the world of contracts (acquisition) as a prime or sub-contractor. The very premise of a contract in which the U.S. Government is the buyer (acquisition) entails a stricter relationship than a grantee would usually experience in an assistance environment. The risks of non-compliance are significant and the management involvement of the U.S.

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USAID/Federal Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 02 Dec 2014 Training date: 02 Dec 2014 to 04 Dec 2014 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?

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USAID/Federal Rules & Regulations: Grants & Cooperative Agreements

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 to 02 Oct 2014 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?