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17 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Mar 2018 Training date: 05 Mar 2018 to 06 Apr 2018 UN System Staff College

Introduction

The foundational course equips participants with a sound understanding of the concept of sustainable development as well as the vision and principles of Agenda 2030. It explores the three pillars of sustainable development while taking a look at the inter-linkages between climate change, planetary boundaries, social inclusion and human rights. It also identifies key lessons from the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals and the significant differences in the new agenda.

14 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 22 Feb 2018 Training date: 22 Feb 2018 Médecins Sans Frontières

Put your ideals into practice

Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) employs Technical Logisticians in its field projects. OR staff work predominately in conflict settings providing care to communities without access to functioning health care systems. Surgical cases include general, trauma, obstetrics, orthopedic, burn and reconstruction, working with all ages.

14 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Jan 2018 Training date: 23 Jan 2018 Pact, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

This webinar will examine the linkages between natural resource management, investment in resilient agricultural livelihoods and contributions to peacebuilding and sustaining peace. Interventions supporting food security and nutrition play a critical role in protecting and saving lives and livelihoods and in strengthening resilience in conflict-affected situations.

14 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 01 Jul 2018 Training date: 02 Jul 2018 to 10 Aug 2018 RedR UK

ABOUT THE COURSE

14 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Jan 2018 Training date: 26 Jan 2018 to 02 Feb 2018 RedR UK

ABOUT THE COURSE

Aid agencies in recent urban emergencies have often lacked the ability to respond effectively in these environments. The urban context is much more complex than many rural or camp-focused emergencies, requiring specialist technical support to make immediate repairs to infrastructure that aid agencies don’t have the capacity to offer.

11 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Apr 2018 Training date: 01 Sep 2018 to 31 Jan 2021 University of Manchester

Description

This programme provides participants with the opportunity to develop and expand knowledge, understanding and judgment in theoretical and practical disaster management and humanitarian action.

Organisation

Jointly offered by the School of Nursing (SN) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) & The Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (HCRI) at The University of Manchester (UoM), UK

Mode of Study: Online

Programme Characteristics

11 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 04 Mar 2018 Training date: 26 Mar 2018 to 02 Jun 2018 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, Oxford Brookes University

This Master level short course in Shelter & Settlements in emergencies (Natural Disasters) is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in partnership with the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) at Oxford Brookes University.

This course draws upon IFRC’s experience on shelter and settlements response in a humanitarian crisis after natural disasters at country level.

08 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 31 May 2018 Training date: 08 Jan 2018 to 30 Jun 2018 Collaborating Centre for Oxford University and CUHK for Disaster and Medical Humanitarian Response

Registration for the new cohort opens until 31 May 2018. Upon registration, students are allowed to study the course until 30 June 2018 at their own pace.

05 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Feb 2018 Training date: 21 Feb 2018 to 30 Mar 2018 RedR UK

Security Incident Information Management training for Advocacy Staff

The data behind #NotATarget: how humanitarian advocacy professionals can use security incident information to advocate for change

Learn about the ways in which security incident information can support your humanitarian advocacy goal

04 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Feb 2018 Training date: 14 Oct 2018 to 20 Oct 2018 Peace Brigades International

PBI Colombia abre la convocatoria para la admisión de las solicitudes para la semana de Encuentro de formación/selección de octubre de 2018 (fecha concreta comunicaremos durante el proceso de entrevistas) que se realizará en España.

04 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 30 Jan 2018 Training date: 20 Jan 2018 to 30 Mar 2018 RedR UK

Flexible start dates to suit your schedule

Threats to humanitarian aid workers have increased in recent years. The SIIM project aims to increase the availability of shared security incident data across the humanitarian sector, allowing humanitarian organisations to make more informed decisions when planning and implementing programmes.

04 Jan 2018 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Jul 2018 Training date: 03 Sep 2018 to 28 Jun 2019 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

OVERVIEW

The Executive Programme for Global Health Leadership at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine addresses the need for an experienced-based course in strategic leadership for those working within prominent positions in health. The motivation to develop such a programme developed from the Ebola crisis in West Africa.

This unique 10 month course is tailored to experienced professionals in health leadership roles and is delivered in conjunction with three partners – Chatham House, The Graduate Institute Geneva and The University of Cape Town.

27 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 23 Apr 2018 Training date: 23 Apr 2018 to 18 May 2018 TechChange

Course Description

In the coming years artificial intelligence (AI), the capability of machines to imitate intelligent human behavior, is poised to transform many industries and means of doing business from transportation to healthcare and finance. But what about international development? How will this revolution impact public health, agricultural extension work, humanitarian disaster response, educational delivery, and more? Does AI have potential to improve the way the aid is carried out?

27 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Feb 2018 Training date: 26 Feb 2018 to 23 Mar 2018 TechChange

Course Description

For the past 5 years at TechChange we have offered a flagship course on mHealth. We’re excited to expand and revamp our curriculum to explore a broader range of innovations are transforming the public health landscape.

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Feb 2018 Training date: 05 Feb 2018 to 23 Feb 2018 Project Management for Development Organizations

Leadership is not a position or a title!

You don’t need a title or a degree to be a leader; anyone can be a leader when the situation demands it. In this course you will learn about situational leadership and how anyone can have the opportunity to lead in times of confusion, difficulties and challenges in the project. The course will teach you how to lead the team and project stakeholders to reach a common vision. The skills you will learn include communication, negotiation, conflict resolutions, coaching, presentation skills and many more.

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Feb 2018 Training date: 05 Feb 2018 to 23 Feb 2018 Project Management for Development Organizations

This course presents the principles of Project Design, Monitoring and Evaluation (DM&E) Cycle. DM&E is a critical element of development projects as it provides the information needed to make decisions for project management, improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the interventions and satisfy accountability requirements.

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 05 Feb 2018 Training date: 05 Feb 2018 to 23 Feb 2018 Project Management for Development Organizations

This course is a comprehensive introduction to development project management. Designed for people who want to build or increase their skills in project management and who work or are looking to work with international development organizations, donor and public institutions, NGOs, non-profit and community based organizations, Government and donor agencies, and anyone interested in a career in development project management.

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Jan 2018 Training date: 30 Jan 2018 to 28 Feb 2018 Human Rights & Justice Group International

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Over the past decade, project management has taken a central role in civil society work and can be considered today as a tool for social change, a cornerstone to community development and to build and/or strengthen civil society organisations. As a consequence, gender mainstreaming strategies in development and management of projects has become a necessary skill for civil society organisations, development actors and project managers in other to achieve gender equality.

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Jan 2018 Training date: 30 Jan 2018 to 28 Feb 2018 Human Rights & Justice Group International

COURSE DESCRIPTION

26 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 24 Jan 2018 Training date: 26 Jan 2018 to 26 Feb 2018 Human Rights & Justice Group International

Course Description:

Gender-based violence (GBV) has been recognized as a cross-cutting issue affecting the lives of victims from a diversity of dimensions including culture, education, health, economy, psychology, livelihoods and political participation. In fact, violence against women and girls was chosen as one of the critical areas of action following the Beijing Conference.