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Training on Monitoring & Evaluation, Accountability and Learning

28 August @ 09:00 - 20 December @ 16:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and learning (MEAL) are part of everyday programme management and are critical to the success of all programmes. MEAL technical quality is very important across a portfolio of projects. Without an effective MEAL system we would be unable to track progress, make adjustments, discover unplanned effects of programmes, or judge the impact that we have made on the lives of those with whom we are working. A MEAL system also helps individuals and teams to be…

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$700

Post Graduate Diploma in Humanitarian & Conflict Responses (SPECIAL OFFER – USD 700)

1 October 2019 - 30 November 2020
Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya

*** POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN HUMANITARIAN & CONFLICT RESPONSE** . Start Date : 1st October 2019. Course overview The methods and means used in armed conflicts have only been changing up to contemporary times, with the most sophisticated weapons being used. Since armed conflicts have caused untold human suffering, the study of armed conflicts is necessary… The knowledge gained is then directed principally at conflict and crisis prevention and resolution. The concepts learned can apply to the different armed conflicts that have…

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Climate Change Adaptation Mainstreaming into Development

14 October - 25 October
Prideinn Lantana Nairobi, East Church Road
Nairobi, Nairobi 00100 Kenya

Development choices today influence the adaptive capacity of people and their governments well into the future. We cannot afford to delay adaptation planning and action. However, many development policies, plans, and projects currently do not take climate change into account due to a lack of awareness and clarity on how to effectively develop and integrate adaptation options. Duration 10 Days Cost USD 1998 per participant Exclusive of 16% VAT where Applicable. This covers the training fee, resource materials, and conference package.…

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$1800

Training workshop on Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment

14 October - 23 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Multi-Hazard Risk Assessment Training INTRODUCTION This course deals with the procedures to collect, analyze and evaluate spatial information for risk assessment from natural and human-induced hazards (such as geological hazard, hydro-meteorological hazards, environmental hazards and technological hazards). The course will guide you through the entire process of risk assessment, on the basis of a case study of a city exposed to multiple hazards, in a developing country (Risk City). Also a number of case studies are used from…

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$1800

8 Days Workshop on Climate Risk Management in a Changing Environment

14 October - 23 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Climate Risk Management in A Changing Environment INTRODUCTION Climate change and its impacts have become one of the most significant challenges of the 21st century. Climate-related risks, whether concurrent or prospective, need to be addressed swiftly as part of development strategies at all levels. With population expansion and rapid industrialization in both developed and developing countries, policy-makers need to ensure resilience to the possible exacerbation of risks caused by hydro-meteorological hazards due to climate change. However, understanding the…

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Gender Mainstreaming in Project Development & Management Training

16 October @ 09:00 - 25 October @ 16:00
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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Social Protection and Safety Nets training

21 October - 25 October
Prideinn Lantana Nairobi, East Church Road
Nairobi, Nairobi 00100 Kenya

Introduction Social protection is a subset of public actions that help address risk, vulnerability and chronic poverty. Social transfers and social services are a long-term investment. They carry lifetime benefits and high individual and social returns. Social protection aims at ensuring groups and individuals to live a fulfilling life, taking into consideration the role of the state in facilitating this, and the vulnerabilities of particular groups or individuals. As a set of policies, social protection consists of interventions which address…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Community Development

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Community Development Training INTRODUCTION This certificate training is designed to introduce individuals to community development as a concept as well as basic skills in mobilizing communities for development and influencing social change. This training is, therefore, aimed at building the capacity of individuals involved in community mobilization as well as those seeking innovative approaches in community development activities. TRAINING OBJECTIVES By the end of the course, participants will be able to: Understand the concept of community development Identify…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Sustainable Local Economic Development

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Sustainable Local Economic Development training 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…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Grant Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Grant Management Training INTRODUCTION This course is comprehensive on grants management and fundraising, spanning the grants life cycle from pre-award through grant closeout. The course provides the Federal, pass-through, and recipient work forces 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…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Contract Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Introduction to Contract Management Training INTRODUCTION The training course aims to equip participants with an awareness of a variety of tools, techniques and methods which will help them manage contracts more effectively. Participants will examine the contract life cycle, the responsibilities of key stakeholders within the life cycle, and strategies for effective contract management. FOR WHOM THE COURSE IS RELEVANT The course is particularly relevant for project managers, contract managers, HR managers, solicitors, stakeholders, business executives and/or anyone…

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$1050

Training Workshop on Finance for Non-Finance Managers

21 October - 22 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Finance for Non-Finance Managers Training INTRODUCTION Business leaders rely on financial information to make effective decisions. The financial information provides a clear picture of the past, the present and the much-needed forecast to the future. By performing a good analysis of the financial standing of the business, the managers can effectively measure the impact in terms of cost-effectiveness, the profitability and the wealth creation for the shareholders and related stakeholders TRAINING OBJECTIVES To assist the Non-finance professionals to…

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$1050

Training workshop on Logistics, Commodity, and Supply Management

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Logistics, Commodity, and Supply Management Training INTRODUCTION Reliable and affordable supplies of commodities are critical for the success of any particular organization as it affects the quality of the services, their availability and also influences the cost of production. Therefore, an effective commodity management system must be in place to ensure their accessibility and effective utilization. This training program thus provides a platform for participants to understand skills for building, maintaining and sustaining an effective commodity supply systems.…

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$1050

Training workshop on Drought Contingency Planning

21 October - 25 October
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Drought Contingency Planning Training 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…

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Training on Monitoring & Evaluating, Accountability and Learning

23 October - 8 November
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION Monitoring, evaluation, accountability, and learning (MEAL) are part of everyday programme management and are critical to the success of all programmes. MEAL technical quality is very important across a portfolio of projects. Without an effective MEAL system we would be unable to track progress, make adjustments, discover unplanned effects of programmes, or judge the impact that we have made on the lives of those with whom we are working. A MEAL system also helps individuals and teams to be…

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Project Design, Proposal Writing and Fundraising Training

23 October @ 09:00 - 1 November @ 16:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya

INTRODUCTION The training is expected to help participants understand the need for projects in development, appreciate the phases in project management, develop a practical project idea and write a comprehensive project proposal. It will also equip participants to come up with possible project funding sources, liaise with stakeholders in project idea initiation and develop fundraising initiatives. COURSE OBJECTIVES Upon completion of the programme, participants should be able to: Understand the need for projects in development Appreciate the phases in project…

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$1050

Contingency Planning Training

28 October - 1 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Contingency Planning Training 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 organizational processes through establishing agreed standards and tools for multi-hazard emergency preparedness. TRAINING OBJECTIVES The training will aid participants in…

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$1050

Gender and Development Training

28 October - 1 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Training on Gender and Development INTRODUCTION This training is aimed at building the capacity and commitment of participants to undertake programs targeted at eradicating gender-based violence and to develop a new movement for gender equality. This course offers a detailed examination of the concepts of gender, gender-based violence, sexuality, and rights. It further seeks to explore the impact of gender-based violence on various sectors of development e.g, education, health and agricultural development. TRAINING OBJECTIVES The overall purpose of…

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$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

4 November
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day First of the month, repeating until 13 December 2019

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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$1050

Training Workshop on Effective Grant Proposal Writing

4 November - 8 November
Versed Professional Services, 9656-00300
Nairobi, n 00300 Kenya

Event Details: Effective Grant Proposal Writing Training INTRODUCTION The course provides an understanding of and practice in grant proposal writing for non-profits, foundations, and government agencies. Our online structured proposal writing course will show you how to write a proposal that gets funded. This distance learning course will teach you to prepare grants proposal effectively and find the best funding sources for your projects and non-profits TRAINING OBJECTIVE By the end of this course, participants will be able to describe…

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