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May 2019
USD2100

International Training on Research Design & Methodology, Data management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting

6 May - 2 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION All researchers are based on some underlying philosophical assumptions about what constitutes valid research and which research design and methodology method(s) is/are appropriate for the development of knowledge in a given research. In order to conduct and evaluate any research, it is therefore important to come up and embrace appropriate Research Design & Methodology, Data Management, Analysis, Inferences and Reporting standards for decision making. Without appropriate research design and methodology, the entire process is distorted interfering with the integrity…

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June 2019
$1050

Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Projects Training

7 June - 12 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Result based monitoring and evaluation helps observe the results achieved throughout the project term. This five-day course focuses on bringing in accountability of monitoring and evaluation for ensuring project completion on time within budgeted costs. COURSE OBJECTIVES Recognizing the elements for the planning of Monitoring and Evaluation systems. Identify national and firm projects and programs to be implemented Identify the different stakeholders and their roles. Define key results and develop a logic model to show how they are connected.…

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Training on Monitoring and Evaluation for Food Security and Nutrition Programs

10 June - 21 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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

10 June - 21 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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. This course comprises 10 modules,…

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$1050

Farmer Field School Training

17 June - 21 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Farmer Field School Training INTRODUCTION Farmer field school (FFS) is a group-based learning process that brings together concepts and methods from agroecology, experiential education and community development. It also involves regular field observations and group analysis. It is a major undertaking towards the realization of sustainable agriculture as it helps farmers make their own locally specific decisions about crop management practices. Special group activities encourage learning from peers, and strengthen communicative skills and team building. This training course is…

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Strategic Project Design and Management Training

17 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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GIS for Health Sector Programme Management Training

17 June - 21 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION  This course offers an introduction to GIS and how it is used in public health and epidemiological research. It will introduce participants to the basics including working with and integrating spatial and non-spatial data; geographic scale and spatial precision; decoding; visualization; thematic mapping; and understanding spatial relationships. Specific skills and tools will be introduced in relation to assessing exposure to a range of environmental risks, and a particular focus will be given to methods for spatial linkage of exposure,…

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

17 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

 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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Training on Effective Monitoring & Evaluation for Public and Donor-Funded programmes

17 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

Resilient Livelihoods Training

17 June @ 08:00 - 21 June @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Create a new Topic Courses and Trainings Event Details  :  Resilient Livelihoods Training 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…

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Mobile Phone Based Data Collection Using ODK and Mapping Training (17th – 21st, June, 2019, Nairobi Kenya)

17 June @ 08:00 - 21 June @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION The exercise of data collection remains indispensable in capturing quality evidence that then translates to rich data analysis and allows the building of a convincing and credible answer to questions that have been posed. With different organizations, professional, Programmes and projects collecting data regularly to evaluate and monitor progress and performance, best practices of data collection are more needed than ever to ensure that data gathered are both defined and accurate and that subsequent decisions based on arguments embodied…

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GIS for Water Resource Management Training

24 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION The aim of this course is to provide both a solid theoretical understanding and a comprehensive practical introduction to the use of geographic information systems and remote sensing technologies for the analysis and solution of different water and environmental problems. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The course is designed for professionals (engineers and scientists) active in the water/environmental sector, especially those involved in planning and management of water systems as well as numerical modeling. Prerequisites are a basic knowledge of computing and water related topics.…

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Gender Mainstreaming in Project Development & Management Training

24 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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

24 June - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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GIS application in Disaster Risk Reduction Training

24 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

Gender Mainstreaming in Agriculture and Rural Development Training

24 June - 8 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Agriculture is central to the livelihoods of the rural poor and in the attainment of suitable development goals; gender equality further plays a crucial role in the achievement of these goals. However, gender differences arising from the socially constructed relationships between men and women affect the distribution of resources between them and cause many disparities in development. Consequently; gender issues must be addressed because agriculture can be the engine of growth that is necessary to reduce food insecurity and…

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USD1050

Food Security and Climate Change Training

24 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Food insecurity and climate change are the two major global challenges humanity is facing, and climate change is increasingly being perceived as one of the greatest challenges for food security. This is because reduces the productivity of the majority of existing food systems and harms the livelihoods of those already vulnerable to food insecurity. Conversely, agricultural activities including indirect effects through deforestation and other forms of land conversion account for about one-third of total global warming potential from GHG…

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USD1050

Value Chain Development Training

24 June - 28 June
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION A value chain can is a set of linked activities that work to add value to a product. It consists of actors and actions that improve a product while linking commodity producers to processor sand markets. In agriculture, this includes activities such as product design, production, marketing, distribution and support services up to the final consumer. A market linkage is comprised of one or more organizations that facilitate end to end integration of the entire supply chain, it provides…

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USD1050

Water Resources Management Training

24 June - 7 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Water is a key driver of economic and social development while it has a basic function in maintaining the integrity of the natural environment. Managers whether in government or private sectors have to make difficult decisions to apportion the diminishing water supplies with the ever increasing demands. Drivers such as demographic and climatic changes further increase stress on water resources. The traditional fragmented approach is no longer viable and a more holistic approach to water management is essential. This…

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July 2019
$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

1 July
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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 + Google Map

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

1 July - 12 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

 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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USD1050

GIS for Natural Resource Management Training

1 July - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION As natural resource managers—biologists, botanists, ecologists, environmental regulators, hydrologists, planners, miners, petroleum engineers, foresters, and farmers—you rely on the analytical power of GIS for help in making critical decisions as you manage the earth's resources. There is no simple answer to our environmental and natural resource concerns, but whether you are restoring habitats, planting crops, drilling for oil, or monitoring endangered species there is increasing optimism that the application of GIS tools will help us become a more sustainable…

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USD1050

GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Training

1 July - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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$1050

GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Training

1 July - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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$1050

GIS and Spatial Analysis for Agriculture and Food Security Training

1 July - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Increasing food demands due to high rates of population growth and major changes in political and economic and social systems have created an urgent need to develop new and revise many existing agricultural systems and practices. With climate change being a common global phenomenon, humanity continues to grapple with its effects among them being food insecurity, drought, and famine. Agriculture is essentially a spatial phenomenon which is not independent of location. The three determinants of food security are availability,…

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USD1050

Agribusiness Development and Management Training

1 July - 5 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION The agriculture sector plays an important role towards rural development which in turn plays a vital role towards economic development being one of the major sources of income in developing countries. It is a major creator of jobs and plays a key role towards the realization of food security in any particular nation. This training program is intended to help the participants embrace agribusiness enterprise development to promote rural development, economic development and act a means to sustain their…

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USD1050

Training Workshop on Agricultural Risk Management Tools

1 July @ 08:00 - 5 July @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Risks in agriculture arise from various sources and can be systematic or idiosyncratic. A wide array of tools can be implemented at various level in compliment of other factors to help deal with the risks effectively.  This training therefore focuses on a range of selected key tools applicable on the following categories; On-farm, Finance, Market related and Government Based agricultural based risk management tools depending on the risk situation . DURATION 5 days COURSE OBJECTIVES By the end of the…

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USD1050

Linking Emergency Aid to Food and Nutrition Security Training

1 July @ 08:00 - 5 July @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

Agribusiness Enterprise Development and Management Training

1 July @ 08:00 - 5 July @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Agribusiness Enterprise Development and Management Training By the end of the course you will be able to: Understand basic in agribusiness enterprise development. Gain knowledge on agribusiness diversification. Gain skills on the role of agribusiness growth in rural development. Understand the gender role in agribusiness enterprise development. Gain skills farm management planning. Understand how the economic forces affect both agribusiness and rural development. CUSTOMIZED TRAINING This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can have…

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USD1050

Resilient Livelihoods Training

7 July - 12 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Resilient Livelihoods Training By the end of the course, learners will be able to: Gain basic skills in livelihoods. Improve home-based livelihood opportunities for the rural poor. Acquire knowledge on agricultural livelihoods. Gain skills on cross-cutting roles in building livelihood resilience. Develop and describe how GIS can be used to study climate change and its consequences. Apply GIS as a decision support tool for climate change, agriculture and food security. Assess spatial data availability and understand the importance of…

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USD1050

Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Projects Training

8 July - 19 September
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Result based monitoring and evaluation helps observe the results achieved throughout the project term. This five-day course focuses on bringing in accountability of monitoring and evaluation for ensuring project completion on time within budgeted costs. COURSE OBJECTIVES Recognizing the elements for the planning of Monitoring and Evaluation systems. Identify national and firm projects and programs to be implemented Identify the different stakeholders and their roles. Define key results and develop a logic model to show how they are connected.…

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Training on Effective Monitoring & Evaluation for Public and Donor-Funded programmes

8 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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

8 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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Training on Monitoring and Evaluation for Food Security and Nutrition Programs

8 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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Training on Monitoring & Evaluation for Human Rights Programmes

8 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Monitoring and evaluation (M&E) skills are fundamental to the process of designing and implementing programs that impact human beings positively, analyzing and using data, and conducting advocacy for human rights-based programs. In order to build the capacity of M&E professionals who are actively engaged in the human rights sector, this two weeks programme will provide hands-on training in M&E systems and the application of M&E data to decision making in human rights programming. The workshop offers intensive training that…

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USD2100

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

8 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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. This course comprises 10 modules,…

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USD1050

GIS Disease Surveillance Monitoring Training

8 July - 12 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION This course is technically designed to suit professionals in the job market through imparting practical skills on how to use GIS to overcome the major challenges faced during phases of a disease outbreak, surveillance, and monitoring. Participants will acquire hands-on skills in the use of Geographic Information System (GIS) as a tool to capture, store, analyze, manage, and visualize disease cases data that is geographically linked. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The course is targeted at professionals who require knowledge and…

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$1050

Protecting Children’s Health in Emergency and Disasters Training

8 July - 12 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Population growth, expansion into previously uninhabited areas and environmental degradation have all increased the exposure of most countries to natural hazards including cyclonic storms, floods, and famine, while exposure to hazards such as earthquakes and tsunamis is ever-present in many regions of the world.

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USD1050

Resilient Livelihoods Training

8 July @ 08:00 - 12 July @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD2100

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

15 July - 26 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

Training on Project Cycle Management Using the Logical Framework Approach

15 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

GIS application in Disaster Risk Reduction Training

15 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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$1050

Training on Gender Mainstreaming in Social Development Programmes

15 July - 19 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

The training will conclusively handle issues to do with the understanding gender, gender awareness and advocacy, human rights, and gender based violence, gender analysis, integration and gender mainstreaming, leadership and governance and gender budgeting.

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USD1050

Agriculture Value Chain Development Training

15 July @ 08:00 - 19 July @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Agriculture Value Chain Development Training By the end of the course, learners will be able to: Learn basic skills in value chains. Understand the need for connecting farmers to market. Understand and apply the value chain implantation tools. Understand the role of value chain approach in development. Understand value chain development process. Understand the nature of agricultural markets and products. CUSTOMIZED TRAINING This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can have it delivered your…

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USD1050

GIS for Water Resource Management Training

22 July - 26 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION The aim of this course is to provide both a solid theoretical understanding and a comprehensive practical introduction to the use of geographic information systems and remote sensing technologies for the analysis and solution of different water and environmental problems. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The course is designed for professionals (engineers and scientists) active in the water/environmental sector, especially those involved in planning and management of water systems as well as numerical modeling. Prerequisites are a basic knowledge of computing and water related topics.…

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USD2100

GIS Mapping Training

22 July - 2 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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. This course comprises 10 modules,…

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USD1050

Project Cycle Management Training

22 July - 26 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Project Cycle Management PCM is a management tool based on the Log-frame approach which is used in project development. The project cycle enables provision of structures that ensures Stakeholders are consulted and relevant information is available thus enhancing informed decision making in crucial stages of a project. The cycle is made up of six components including; Programming, Identification, Formulation, Financing, Implementation, and Evaluation. This course will equip participants with skills in project design using Logical Framework, Result-based management concepts…

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USD1050

Gender Mainstreaming in Project Development & Management Training

22 July - 26 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

GIS and Mapping in Crime Analysis Training

22 July - 26 July
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Crime analysis is a law enforcement function that involves systematic analysis for identifying and analyzing patterns and trends in crime and disorder. Information on patterns can help law enforcement agencies deploy resources in a more effective manner, and assist detectives in identifying and apprehending suspects. The training is meant to synthesize current concepts mostly of Geographical Information systems and mapping and technological advancements in the field of crime analysis. DURATION 5 Days WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The training is meant for persons majorly on law…

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USD1050

Project Design, Proposal Writing and Fundraising Training

29 July - 2 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD2100

Training on Monitoring & Evaluating, Accountability and Learning

29 July - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

GIS for Health Sector Programme Management Training

29 July - 2 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION  This course offers an introduction to GIS and how it is used in public health and epidemiological research. It will introduce participants to the basics including working with and integrating spatial and non-spatial data; geographic scale and spatial precision; decoding; visualization; thematic mapping; and understanding spatial relationships. Specific skills and tools will be introduced in relation to assessing exposure to a range of environmental risks, and a particular focus will be given to methods for spatial linkage of exposure,…

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Free - 2100$

Training on Monitoring & Evaluating, Accountability and Learning

29 July - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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USD1050

Food Security and Climate Change Training

29 July - 2 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Food Security and Climate Change Training At the end of the training, the learner will be able to: Integrate food security and climate change concerns. Increase resilience of food systems to climate change. Develop low emissions agricultural strategies that do not compromise food security. Collect information, share knowledge and refocus research to a more set of complex set of objectives in the context of vulnerability analysis in climate change and food security in future. Facilitate participation of stakeholders in…

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USD1050

Food Security, Safety and Quality Training

29 July @ 08:00 - 2 August @ 17:00
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

Event Details: Food Security, Safety and Quality Training At the end of the training, the learner will be able to: Understand basic skills in food security, safety, and quality. Understand the classification of food into different food groups. Understand what constitutes an adequate diet and optimal feeding to children. Understand the relationship between nutrition and health. Gain skills in cross-cutting issues in food security, quality, and safety. Understand the role of technology in the realization of food security, quality, and safety.…

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August 2019
$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

5 August
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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 + Google Map

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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USD1050

Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation of Development Projects Training

5 August - 17 October
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Result based monitoring and evaluation helps observe the results achieved throughout the project term. This five-day course focuses on bringing in accountability of monitoring and evaluation for ensuring project completion on time within budgeted costs. COURSE OBJECTIVES Recognizing the elements for the planning of Monitoring and Evaluation systems. Identify national and firm projects and programs to be implemented Identify the different stakeholders and their roles. Define key results and develop a logic model to show how they are connected.…

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USD1050

Training on Project Cycle Management Using the Logical Framework Approach

5 August - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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1050$

Training on Project Cycle Management Using the Logical Framework Approach

5 August - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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1050$

GIS for Monitoring and Evaluation Training

5 August - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

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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$1050

GIS for Natural Resource Management Training

5 August - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION As natural resource managers—biologists, botanists, ecologists, environmental regulators, hydrologists, planners, miners, petroleum engineers, foresters, and farmers—you rely on the analytical power of GIS for help in making critical decisions as you manage the earth's resources. There is no simple answer to our environmental and natural resource concerns, but whether you are restoring habitats, planting crops, drilling for oil, or monitoring endangered species there is increasing optimism that the application of GIS tools will help us become a more sustainable…

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$1,050

GIS and Spatial Analysis for Agriculture and Food Security Training

5 August - 9 August
Appleton Resort Westlands, Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

INTRODUCTION Increasing food demands due to high rates of population growth and major changes in political and economic and social systems have created an urgent need to develop new and revise many existing agricultural systems and practices. With climate change being a common global phenomenon, humanity continues to grapple with its effects among them being food insecurity, drought, and famine. Agriculture is essentially a spatial phenomenon which is not independent of location. The three determinants of food security are availability,…

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September 2019
$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

2 September
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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 + Google Map

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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October 2019
$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

7 October
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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 + Google Map

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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November 2019
$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 + Google Map

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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December 2019
$10 - $1050

Strategic Project Design and Management Training

2 December
|Recurring Event (See all)

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 + Google Map

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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