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HIV Epidemiology, Clinical Case Management & Strategies in Resource Poor Settings

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Registration deadline: 13 Mar 2015 Training date: 16 Mar 2015 to 20 Mar 2015 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

http://www.lstmliverpool.ac.uk/learning--teaching/lstm-courses/short-cou...

To Register - Please Complete the Registration Form and email to Professional Courses Unit cpdlstm@liv.ac.uk or Tel: +44(0)151 705 3172

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Diploma in Tropical Nursing

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Registration deadline: 21 Nov 2014 Training date: 01 Dec 2014 to 19 Dec 2014 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

http://www.lstmliverpool.ac.uk/learning--teaching/lstm-courses/professio...

NUMBERS ARE STRICTLY LIMITED TO 60 STUDENTS, AND DUE TO THE HIGH LEVEL OF INTEREST WE ARE RUNNING THIS COURSE TWICE IN 2013/14. PLEASE RESERVE YOUR PLACE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.

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Call for abstracts – symposium on the history of humanitarianism in Africa

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Registration deadline: 15 Aug 2014 Training date: 02 Mar 2015 ODI - Humanitarian Policy Group

The symposium on the History of Humanitarianism in Africa, which forms a part of the Humanitarian Policy Group’s research project A global history of modern humanitarian action, aims to bring together different perspectives on the evolution of and influences on the concept and practice of humanitarianism on the African continent.

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Advanced Diploma in Effective Electoral Assistance

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Registration deadline: 07 Nov 2014 Training date: 24 Nov 2014 to 28 Nov 2014 Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale

Elections are an essential part of the democratic development and consolidation of every state; they represent a major means of increasing citizen participation in political life and towards the achievement of the twin objectives of poverty alleviation and human development. Elections effectively give citizens a political voice. They form the basis of political accountability and provide orderly procedures for the succession and alternation of power.

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Advanced Diploma in Peace Operations and Crisis Management

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Registration deadline: 17 Nov 2014 Training date: 01 Dec 2014 to 05 Dec 2014 Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale

The aim of the Advanced Diploma is to provide participants the necessary legal knowledge to work in the complex and specific context of international peace operations. Attention will be focused on both theoretical and practical aspects of the complex scenarios of peace operations with particular emphasis on basic principles and rules of humanitarian law and human rights law and new developing concepts and emerging norms applicable in this field.

Organized in cooperation with International Institute of Humanitarian Law

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Decent work for Domestic Workers

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Registration deadline: 12 Sep 2014 Training date: 27 Oct 2014 to 31 Oct 2014 International Training Centre of the ILO

The International Training Centre of the ILO (ITC-ILO) together with the International Labour Organizatin (ILO) are organizing its annual trainng course on Decent Work for Domestic Workers.

This course will seek to raise awareness on the provisions of the Domestic Workers Convention, 2011 (No. 189) and the Domestic Workers Recommendation, 2011 (No. 201) and to promote the broad-based protection of vulnerable groups such as migrant domestic workers and victims of child domestic labour. Exchange of international experiences will be encouraged.

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Achieving Education for All and Eliminating Child Labour

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Sep 2014 to 03 Oct 2014 International Training Centre of the ILO

The International Training Center of the ILO (ITCILO) together with the International Programme on the Elimination of Child Labour (IPEC) are organizing an training course on “Achieving education for all and eliminating child labour " that will take place from 29 September to 3 October 2014 in Turin (Italy).

This course explores policy measures and program interventions to remove the barriers to education faced by working children as well as children at risk of child labour.

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E-tutorial on the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction

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Registration deadline: 30 Oct 2014 Training date: 17 Jul 2014 to 30 Nov 2014 UN Institute for Training and Research

Background

The new DRR Framework for Action to be adopted in March 2015 will be the outcome of a process unfolding over two years including a variety of stakeholders and several on-line, regional and thematic consultations. These consultations help build consensus but also bring to the fore new issues that have to be discussed and agreed during the Preparatory Committee Meetings and ultimately at the Sendai World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.

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Monitoring & Evaluation in the NGO Sector

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 to 16 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

In this e-learning course NGO staff members, human rights activists and development workers will be introduced to the fundamentals of planning and carrying out programme-based monitoring and evaluation. The course will blend planning and management principles with skill development related to study design and data collection and analysis. Participants are encouraged to come to the course with a project for which they can develop a monitoring and evaluation plan.

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Monitoring Women's Rights

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Oct 2014 to 09 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

This e-learning course is an introduction to documenting and monitoring women's human rights and gender equality, including sexual and gender based violence, women in situations of armed conflict, education, political rights and freedoms, and special protection measures. It will critically look at the gendered dimension to women's human rights violations and the challenges in implementing and monitoring these rights in an analytical framework.

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Gender-based Violence

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Oct 2014 to 09 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

The issue of gender-based violence (GBV) has gained increasing prominence in the work of human rights, humanitarian and development organisations internationally. GBV is now recognised as a violation of basic human rights with detrimental impacts on the health and social status of survivors of GBV, as well as on society as a whole. International humanitarian and development agencies are increasingly engaging on this issue both through specific programmes that address GBV, as well as through mainstreaming GBV within wider sectoral approaches.

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Child Safeguarding

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Oct 2014 to 09 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

This e-learning course aims to equip professionals who hold responsibilities for implementing child safeguarding policies within their organisations with a basic understanding of the key issues, concepts and frameworks pertaining to child protection and safeguarding. It will help build the knowledge and skills to enable them to strengthen, develop and implement protection measures to keep their organisations safe for children.

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Project Cycle Management

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 to 16 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

This e-learning course will introduce the basic elements of project development and management. Step-by-step processes and techniques will be introduced for the various phases of a project life cycle. The course is intended for staff of non-governmental organisations who have responsibility for designing and carrying out a project, but with relatively little experience. Participants will be assisted in the development of project planning documents.

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Business and Human Rights

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 05 Nov 2014 to 16 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

Since their corporate emergence, much before the nation-state was born, businesses have had a serious impact on human rights, more adverse than beneficial. This e-learning course will critically examine this business-human rights nexus with a particular focus on case studies from around the world.

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EIUC training seminar for International Electoral Observers

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Registration deadline: 15 Oct 2014 Training date: 17 Nov 2014 to 22 Nov 2014 EIUC

Early birds enrollment until 15 September

We are happy to announce that EIUC training seminar for International Short-Term Observers is now ready to accept candidatures.

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Loss and Damage Workshop

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Registration deadline: 30 Aug 2014 Training date: 30 Sep 2014 International Centre for Climate Change and Development

The International Centre for Climate Change and Development is pleased to announce it will be running a loss and damage workshop on 30 September 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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International Travel Risk Management and the new Health and Safety Laws (New Zealand)

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Registration deadline: 05 Sep 2014 Training date: 10 Sep 2014 to 11 Sep 2014 Fear Free Security and Safety Management

In April 2015 the New Zealand Health and Safety laws change. This new law will provide enforcement options for non compliance including severe fines and imprisonment for individuals including directors, mangers and supervisors who fail in their duty of care towards workers. Definitions of 'workplace' and 'workers' change along with many other aspects of the current law we operate under.

This two day workshop, hosted by the Fred Hollows Foundation (NZ), looks at the new law and how it effects international deployment of staff.

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GIS and Remote Sensing Workshops

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Registration deadline: 30 Sep 2014 Training date: 01 Aug 2014 to 30 Sep 2014 IRES

Dear colleagues,

Indepth Research Services invites you to attend a series of high impact professional development workshops in GIS and Remote Sensing to be held in Nairobi, Kenya, from August to September 2014. We deliver hands-on events that will empower you with modern methodologies and software being used by practitioners to effectively and efficiently identify, plan, implement, measure and track development interventions in various sectors.

GIS and Remote Sensing Workshops

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Health and Human Rights

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 29 Oct 2014 to 09 Dec 2014 Human Rights Education Associates

This certificate course offered jointly by HREA and the University for Peace introduces participants to the doctrinal, actual and policy-related linkages between health and human rights, and the contemporary challenges associated with them. Participants will explore the normative concepts of the right to health as a human right and will also study the intersections between the human right to health and some of the other human rights such as the right to life, food, work, development etc.

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Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies (MA)

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Registration deadline: 01 Sep 2014 Training date: 13 Oct 2014 to 31 Oct 2016 University of London

The University of London has recently launched a brand new distance learning MA in Refugee Protection and Forced Migration Studies. This is the first distance learning course of its kind and was developed by the Refugee Law Initiative, a University of London research centre for refugee law. The lead academics will draw on their wide practical expertise in delivering the programme.

The MA has two intakes per year, with the first application deadline for the coming year being 1 September 2014.