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Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation (PGD M&E) .

1 March 2018 @ 08:00 - 1 April 2019 @ 17:00

Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation (PGD M&E) . Accountability in ones place of work has been defined as the means by which individuals and organizations report to a recognized authority and held responsible for their actions. Accountability is promoted through transparency and performance is promoted by responsive project management decision making. The programme is intended to equip personnel in the field of monitoring and evaluation within the public sector, and the private sector on implementing programmes with a…

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Post Graduate Diploma in Water Sanitation & Hygiene (PGD in WASH)

1 March 2018 @ 08:00 - 1 April 2019 @ 17:00

Post Graduate Diploma in Water Sanitation & Hygiene (PGD in WASH) It is estimated that over 1.2 billion people globally lack access to safe clean drinking water and a further 2.6 billion people lack access to adequate and comfortable sanitation. WHO (2005), estimates that 1.6 million die yearly from diarrhea and cholera which have been attributed to inaccessibility to clean drinking water as well as basic sanitation services. 90 of the figure is from children who are below five years…

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DIPLOMA IN MONITORING AND EVALUATION

10 May @ 08:00 - 30 September @ 17:00

ACPM 014: DIPLOMA IN MONITORING AND EVALUATION Africa Center for Project Management (ACPM) in partnership with SCIM Institute, Netherlands is pleased to announce a Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation. The course is offered throughDistance Learning. Start Date : 10th May 2018. End Date : 1st August 2018. Overview Now more than ever, funding organizations seek more accountability for the funds they provide to development projects. Development organizations understand they are more likely to receivefuture funding if they can deliver and…

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Gender Mainstreaming in Project Development & Management Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION This course is designed to equip participants with gender mainstreaming skills for better management of community-based development programmes. The course will further provide participants with a concrete ‘step-by-step’ approach including hints and guidelines for developing and implementing a successful project from a gender-based perspective in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs. In this course, several issues and problem areas of project management for innovation will be covered. Particular attention will be paid to delivering products and services…

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Training on Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation (PM&E) for Development Projects/Programmes

25 June - 6 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Participatory monitoring and evaluation (PM&E) Training is designed to recognize and include communities as important stakeholders in data collection and evaluation. It expands the notion of accountability to answer not only whether organizations are fulfilling the terms of the funding they receive, but also whether they are fulfilling the needs and goals of the communities they serve. PM&E requires including community voices in monitoring and evaluation, and building the capacity of community members to become active partners in this process. This training aims to…

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Grant Management Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION This course is comprehensive on grants management and fundraising, spanning the grants lifecycle from pre-award through grant closeout. The course provides the Federal, pass-through, and recipient workforces with the knowledge and skills they need to improve program and public accountability, efficiency, and outcomes for beneficiaries. TRAINING OBJECTIVES Identify and understand the critical terms and conditions of grant aid for donor-funded projects Ensure compliance with donor terms and conditions Understand the donor requirements in relation to supporting documents, correct procurement…

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Sustainable Local Economic Development training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION The focus of this course is on creating and managing multi-stakeholder processes that take place in the local and regional urban economy. Regions and localities are faced with two major trends in opposite directions: internationalization and decentralization. Internationalization exacerbates the interactions between the global and the local levels but operates selectively. KEY TAKEAWAYS Conceptualizing local economic development studies Why has LED become an issue? - Globalization, cohesion and competitiveness Why has LED become an issue? - Decentralization and Local…

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Training on Drought Contingency Planning

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Strengthening drought disaster preparedness at global, regional and national is critical to save lives, protect livelihoods and strengthen recovery from disasters and crises. However, significant gaps exist in the many international development systems in the coordination of disaster and emergency preparedness efforts. These can be addressed by better integrating contingency planning into organizational processes through establishing agreed standards and tools for multi-hazard emergency preparedness. Drought contingency planning ensures that individuals and organizations know what to do when droughtstrikes, and…

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Contingency Planning Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Strengthening disaster preparedness at global, regional and national is critical to save lives, protect livelihoods and strengthen recovery from disasters and crises. However, significant gaps exist in the many international development systems in the coordination of disaster and emergency preparedness efforts. These can be addressed by better integrating contingency planning and business continuity planning into organization processes through establishing agreed standards and tools for multi-hazard emergency preparedness. TRAINING OBJECTIVES The training will aid participants in the understanding of; What…

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Resilient Livelihoods Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Secure livelihoods are characterized by households that have different activities within the community that provide income, shelter, and other factors to ensure their well-being. This ensures that the society has adequate resources to fall back on in times of need. Livelihood security can be promoted through improving diversity and security of resources, skills, and technologies that are available to agricultural communities. This training event is therefore intended to enable households, communities, and countries build resilience so as to strengthen…

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Linking Emergency Aid to Food and Nutrition Security Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Food insecurity and disasters are directly related; therefore, institutions dealing with food and nutrition security should be prepared for such adversities and device means to respond. Relief aid institutions also play part in maintenance of food and nutrition security in emergencies by providing relief aid. Food aid is all about providing food and related assistance to tackle hunger, either in emergency situations, or to help with deeper, longer-term hunger alleviation and achieve food security. Thus, this training programme is designed to…

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Food Security, Safety and Quality Training

25 June - 29 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Food security exists when all people have physical and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and food preferences for an active and healthy life at all times.  Food insecurity, on the other hand, is part of a continuum that includes hunger (food deprivation), malnutrition (deficiencies, imbalances, or excesses of nutrients), and famine. This training program is therefore designed to act as a guide on how to ensure access to safe and quality…

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Training on Project Management for Development Professionals (June 25, 2018 – June 29, 2018)

25 June @ 08:30 - 29 June @ 16:30

About the course Development organizations manage their work through projects. These projects are aimed at helping to solve problems affecting the beneficiary communities. Change in the well-being of these communities depends on the ability of development organizations to deliver project results effectively and efficiently. This course aims to improve professionals’ project management capacity within the context of the development sector. The participants will be equipped with contextualized, balanced, comprehensive, and adaptable skills to help increase the efficiency and effectiveness of…

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Nairobi 2018 Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy

25 June @ 09:00 - 27 June @ 18:00
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya

The Core Professional Training on Humanitarian Law and Policy – an intensive three-day program – serves as an opportunity for experienced humanitarian practitioners, policymakers, and others operating in or dealing with conflict settings to deepen their understanding of international humanitarian law (IHL) and other legal frameworks applicable in times of war, and to explore related policy and operational challenges. Suitable for those both with and without prior legal training, the course covers the sources and development of IHL, key distinctions…

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Grants Management Training Workshop – 27th – 29th June 2018.

27 June - 29 July
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya

Dear Partners, Capacity Africa Training Institute is pleased to announce the following training workshop to be held in the Month of June 2018. Grants Management Training Workshop to be held from 27th-29th of June 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. Workshop Organizers Capacity Africa Institute (www.capacityafrica.com) is an organization that was established in 1999 to promote quality capacity building among development professionals and communities in Africa. The organization currently runs training programmes in Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Congo and…

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Nairobi 2018 Thematic Workshop on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Gender and International Law during Armed Conflict

28 June @ 09:00 - 29 June @ 18:00
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya

Over the past years, numerous initiatives have been launched to address the prevalence of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) during armed conflict, from the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 1325 to the focus on documentation and investigation of sexual violence in war. This workshop provides an analysis of the relevant international legal frameworks aimed at preventing and responding to SGBV in conflict, including international humanitarian law (IHL), international human rights law (IHRL), international criminal law (ICL), and international refugee…

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GIS Data Collection, Management, Analysis, Visualization and Mapping Training

2 July - 13 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION This training introduces students to both the social and technical aspects of digital mapping. Students will learn fundamental concepts and techniques in cartography and GIS, including file types, data classification, projections and coordinate systems and elementary analytical techniques in a range of desktop and web-based mapping platforms. In addition to providing the fundamental technical competencies necessary to create maps, students will develop the critical awareness required to effectively communicate complex social processes through maps. LEARNING OBJECTIVES After completing this…

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Research Approaches, Data Management & Analysis for Quantitative and Qualitative Researches using Stata & NVivo. (2nd – 13th, July, 2018)

2 July - 13 July
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

INTRODUCTION This training seeks to enhance the skills of participants using both qualitative and quantitative research approaches in undertaking their researches, projects programs, feasibility studies among others. The training will cover ways to undertaking research with particular attention to collecting and analyzing both qualitative and quantitative data; the use of information Technology for data collection (mobile Based Data Collection using ODK), data management analysis and interpretation of empirical results. The focus of this training is therefore to enable participants learn…

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Research, Data management, Tabulations & Graphics, Statistical Analysis and Inferences using SPSS Training 2nd – 6th, July, 2018, Kenya

2 July @ 08:00 - 6 July @ 17:00
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

INTRODUCTION Research, Data management, Graphics & statistical analysis has always been integral parts of development work, and has been playing critical role towards achieving of Sustainable development Goals (SDGs). As a result, knowledge on research methodologies and application of statistical application softwares to support data analysis in this era is very important. Statistical packages for Social Sciences (SPSS) has proved to be quite useful for the purpose of data management, graphical representation, and statistical analysis of data. SPSS application is…

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Training on Data Management and Statistical Analysis using Stata (July 2, 2018 – July 6, 2018)

2 July @ 08:30 - 6 July @ 16:30

About the course Stata statistical data software is a complete, integrated statistical software package that provides for data analysis, data management, and graphics. The course is aimed at researchers and other professionals who would like to strengthen their capacity using this statistical data analysis software.  The training will enhance the knowledge and skills of the participants to analyse data in a fast, accurate and easier manner by using Stata software and will know how to interpret and present the results.…

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