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12 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 02 Feb 2018 Training date: 16 Apr 2018 to 26 Oct 2018 Same Skies

As of April 2018, Same Skies, in collaboration with BOOKBRIDGE, KYS Business School Melaka, HOST International, and the Monash University's Border Crossing Observatory, offers an innovative new distance learning programme on leadership targeted at corporate, humanitarian and refugee leaders alike.

12 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 19 Jan 2018 Training date: 06 Feb 2018 to 06 Mar 2018 RedR UK

Improve your prevention and learning by better managing and using incident information in your daily-work.

Security-related incidents put the lives of aid workers and aid recipients at risk in addition to disrupting the flow of assistance to disaster-affected populations. The information we receive when dealing with all types of incidents is critical for supporting a timely and effective response, as well as for learning and preventing similar incidents in the future.

12 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 26 Jan 2018 Training date: 13 Feb 2018 to 13 Mar 2018 RedR UK

Improve your decision-making process by better managing and using incident information in your daily-work.

Security-related incidents put the lives of aid workers and aid recipients at risk in addition to disrupting the flow of assistance to disaster-affected populations. When security incident information from international and local NGOs is pooled together, we can leverage this information to analyse trends that inform programme decision making, guide access strategies and support internal and external advocacy.

12 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 06 Feb 2018 Training date: 20 Feb 2018 to 23 Feb 2018 UN System Staff College

This course explores effective and innovative approaches to country programming and equips UN staff with an enhanced knowledge of UN programming tools and instruments, with a view to support national efforts in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda more effectively.

Introduction

The UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development has adapted this long-running course to enable participants to better support the work of UN Country Teams within the context of the 2030 Agenda, and address the challenges of localising the Sustainable Development Goals.

12 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 20 Dec 2017 Training date: 08 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.

11 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Sep 2018 Training date: 22 Oct 2018 to 09 Nov 2018 Wageningen University

Short course: Facilitating multi-stakeholder partnerships to foster sustainable and inclusive food systems
(Wageningen, the Netherlands 22 October – 9 November, 2018)

11 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 01 May 2018 Training date: 16 May 2018 to 18 May 2018 First Idea Consulting Limited

Course Objective
This 3 days course will assist both program and finance staff members appreciate the different perspectives of accounting and finance.

Target :

NGO Program and Finance staff members

Course Topics

1.1 Introduction to Financial Management

1.2 Budgeting and Budget Management

1.3 Procurement Management

1.4 Procurement Process Mapping

1.5 Management of Cash and Bank

1.6 Accrual Accounting

1.7 Internal Control Systems

11 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 31 Dec 2017 Training date: 07 Jan 2018 to 11 Jan 2018 Emergency Logistics Team

Introductory Cert in Procurement & Logistics – Humanitarian Context

Endorsed by CILT International as a recognized CPD programme

Aim: To provide participants with an introduction to some of the key principles of Procurement & Logistics in a Humanitarian context.

Objectives:

· To introduce participants to the procurement & logistics world and expand their understanding of a humanitarian response from a logistics perspective.

· To review actual events and the implications of decisions made.

11 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 25 Feb 2018 Training date: 07 Apr 2018 to 09 Apr 2018 Risalat Consultants International

Program Introduction

In any project that is implemented by an organization, Monitoring and evaluation play a key role in improving the success of that project. Effective project monitoring helps managers in making appropriate decisions in their everyday activities and ensuring that projects are executed according to plans and can be modified when necessary.

11 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Jan 2018 Training date: 19 Feb 2018 to 28 Apr 2018 International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Oxford Brookes University

This Master level short course in Humanitarian Shelter Coordination is offered by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in partnership with the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP) at Oxford Brookes University.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Jan 2018 Training date: 29 Jan 2018 to 31 Jan 2018 Higher Capital Management Consulting

Are you an individual who cares about their community's well being and safety? Are you closely involved within community development, safety issues, and project task? If the answer is 'yes', then join us for a special training dedicated to government stakeholders, NGO members and even private sector actors in Johannesburg South Africa.

The course centers around resilient aid, education and economic strategies to build stronger communities before and after disaster occurence. The course will engage the following units:

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Jan 2018 Training date: 29 Jan 2018 to 02 Feb 2018 Empower school of health LLP

Course Objective

  • Get an insight of the fundamentals of pharmaceutical quality in PSM and international commerce (from manufacturing through to patient use)
  • Determine how to budget for quality assurance activities in the procurement budget - analyse the relevance of pharmaceutical reference standards and their impact on pharmaceutical prices
  • Gain hands-on experience in observing and understanding QC
  • Draft better policies for ensuring quality products in public health programs **

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07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 10 Sep 2018 Training date: 22 Oct 2018 to 09 Nov 2018 Wageningen University

Monday 22 October – Friday 9 November, 2018:

International course on: Fisheries Governance for Food Security
Held in Wageningen, the Netherlands

To make fisheries systems more resilient and secure livelihoods for people that depend on them, improved fisheries governance is needed. The course gives insights into governance processes and provides practical ways to reduce vulnerability. You will boost your skills to help stakeholders learn together in building resilient fisheries communities.

Upon completion of the course you will:

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 12 Feb 2018 Training date: 18 Mar 2018 to 23 Mar 2018 International Committee of the Red Cross

The annual ICRC course on IHL for Humanitarian Professionals and Policy Makers Course (English version) will again be held in Nairobi Kenya from 18-23 March 2018.

The course is designed to acquaint participants with the international rules, principles and instruments applicable in times of armed conflict. It offers participants practical knowledge in IHL applicable in their fieldwork and their decision-making processes.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Mar 2018 Training date: 12 Mar 2018 to 16 Mar 2018 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

In recent years, there has been emerging evidence showing the need for integration of WASH and nutrition programmes in order to achieve greater impact (e.g. on reduced stunting and open defecation) in both emergency and development contexts. SDG 2 (End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture) and SDG 6 (Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all) articulate the need for achieving sustainable and optimal WASH and nutrition outcomes.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Feb 2018 Training date: 26 Feb 2018 to 02 Mar 2018 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Drinking water comes from a variety of sources including public water systems, private wells, or bottled water. Ensuring safe and healthy drinking water may be as simple as turning on the tap from a regulated public water supply system. Other water sources may require some form of treatment before drinking for example the use of water filter, a check on water fluoridation, or an inspection to ensure a septic tank is not too close to a private well. It is important to know where drinking water comes from, how it has been treated, and if it is safe to drink.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 14 Mar 2018 Training date: 19 Mar 2018 to 23 Mar 2018 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) is a serious public health and human rights problem with both short-term and long-term consequences on the survivors' physical, mental, and sexual and reproductive health. Interventions geared towards caring for survivors of sexual and gender-based violence are often complex and multi-leveled comprising of medical, psychological, social, protection, prevention of recurrence and access to justice.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 28 Feb 2018 Training date: 05 Mar 2018 to 09 Mar 2018 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Each year, a lot of resources are spent trying to modify human behaviour. While some intervention strategies are successful, many fall short of their intended goals. Research shows that those interventions most likely to achieve desired outcomes are based on a clear understanding of the targeted health behaviours and the environmental context in which they occur. Behaviour Change Communication (BCC) has been successfully used by various health promotion programs to improve the well being of target populations.

07 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 21 Jul 2018 Training date: 12 Aug 2018 to 30 Jun 2021 University of South Wales

MSc Disaster Healthcare

This three-year part-time Masters programme is delivered via on-line learning supported by residential summer schools. The course is modular, each module is equivalent to 20 credits at level 7 (UK tariff).

Year 1 modules

06 Dec 2017 description
training Registration deadline: 07 Feb 2018 Training date: 12 Feb 2018 to 16 Feb 2018 IDEAL Public Health and Development Consultancy

Globally, school children are exposed to a myriad public health risks and hazards.The situation is worse especially in developing countries and worse still in countries faced with recurrent or protracted humanitarian crises. With the newly adopted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the global development community have renewed their commitment to sustain efforts towards providing quality education that is inclusive as articulated under SDG 4 (Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning) and the concomitant targets.