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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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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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Training on Project Cycle Management Using the Logical Framework Approach

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

INTRODUCTION This training follows a systematic process of introduction to Project Cycle Management and Logical Framework Approach. By the end of the training, the participants should be able to understand project cycle management, how to use the tools, and have basic skills in using the Logical Framework Approach in the management of projects and programmes. DURATION 5 Days WHO IS THE TRAINING INTENDED FOR? The training is meant for project managers, government officials, CBO operatives, NGO employees, UN Staff and…

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Training on Monitoring and Evaluation for Food Security and Nutrition Programs

9 July - 20 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION This training programme aims to improve the effectiveness of Monitoring and Evaluation of Food Security and Nutrition programs through identifying and disseminating successful methods, tools and practices. This will, in turn, improve the monitoring and evaluation skills of the personnel implementing food security and nutrition programmes in the implementing agencies. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? This is a general training is targeting variety of programme staff, management team members and thematic staff, Project Management Officials, government officials, programme managers; policy makers and programme…

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Strategic Project Design and Management Training

16 July - 27 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION TO STRATEGIC PROJECT DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT TRAINING Managing a project effectively is not an event, but a process. This training shows you how to get a project off the ground, manage the inevitable uncertainties that crop up along the way, organize information, and communicate effectively about it. You will learn how to monitor each project effectively, provide progress reports, hold review meetings, and keep to schedules. You’ll also learn how to control costs, avoid unwanted expansion boundaries, and manage…

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M&E, Data Management & Analysis for Agriculture, and Rural Development Programmes

16 July - 27 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

 INTRODUCTION Food security is paramount in any particular nation and plays a major role towards the achievement of the other sustainable development goals; that is poverty eradication, good health and well-being, decent work and further towards economic growth goals. Rural development not only plays a major role in eradicating poverty by providing alternative sources of livelihoods but also significantly contributes to agricultural growth which in turn contributes to food security. This training , therefore, aims at aiding personnel in the agricultural sector…

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GIS application in Disaster Risk Reduction Training

16 July - 20 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) have improved prospects for solving technical problems through the use of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for hazard mapping and modeling, the use of web-based data sources to facilitate research on disaster management and the use of searchable databases for hazard information. Not all Caribbean countries, however, have been able to fully utilize these opportunities. This course aims to impart practical skills on how to use GIS, to overcome the major challenges faced in all…

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Training on effective institutional branding

16 July - 27 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

Event Details: TRAINING ON EFFECTIVE INSTITUTIONAL BRANDING INTRODUCTION Quite often, the difference between brand-management success and failure comes down to the full-contact sport known as branding. Therefore, institutions must build their brand up, even as competitors are doing everything they can to knock it down. This training programme is thus designed to help the participants understand how to create and manage an effective institutional brand and sustain it in the long run. DURATION 2 weeks COURSE OBJECTIVES At the end of…

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Financial Management Training

16 July - 20 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

Event Details: Financial Management Training INTRODUCTION Financial management is about preparing, directing and managing the money activities of a business/organization in order to achieve financial objectives. It is therefore crucial for both public and private sector organizations. Management needs to ensure that enough funding is available at the right time to meet the needs of the business. In the short term, funding may be needed to invest in equipment and stocks, pay employees and fund sales made on credit. In the…

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Gender Mainstreaming into Project Cycle Management

16 July - 20 July
Prideinn Lantana Nairobi, East Church Road
Nairobi, Nairobi 00100 Kenya

The end result of this training is the equipping of participants with the basic concepts of gender, knowledge of and practical skills to gender mainstreaming in Project cycle Management so that they can ensure that gender is incorporated throughout the project cycle stage from formulation to monitoring and evaluation. The curriculum will introduce participants to gender based analysis frameworks and the participant will leave with a personal action plan for mainstreaming gender in his/her programmes and organisation. Duration 5 Days…

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

23 July - 3 August
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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Gender Mainstreaming in Project Development & Management Training

23 July - 27 July
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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GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Training

30 July - 3 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION GIS is a computer system capable of assembling, storing, manipulating and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations. This training will present a practical guide for using a geographic information system (GIS) integrated with Monitoring and Evaluation. The five days training is aimed at helping development partners to monitor and evaluate the activities of specific projects intended to support M&E systems for sustainable programs and projects. The use of GIS in monitoring and Evaluation improves…

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Effective Monitoring & Evaluation for Public and Donor-Funded programmes

31 July - 10 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION This training introduces key principles and practices in the management, monitoring, and evaluation of international development projects, and equips participants with project management, Monitoring, and Evaluation skills.The training blends planning and management principles with skill development related to data collection and analysis. FOR WHOM IS THIS TRAINING INTENDED? This training is intended for Project Management Officials, government officials, department heads and program managers; policy makers and program implementers; development practitioners and activists and NGO and CSO members, University Researchers among others.…

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M&E, Data Management & Analysis for Agriculture, and Rural Development Programmes

31 July - 10 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Food security is paramount in any particular nation and plays a major role towards the achievement of the other sustainable development goals; that is poverty eradication, good health and well-being, decent work and further towards economic growth goals. Rural development not only plays a major role in eradicating poverty by providing alternative sources of livelihoods but also significantly contributes to agricultural growth which in turn contributes to food security. This training , therefore, aims at aiding personnel in the agricultural sector…

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