Capacity Development

Upcoming Training and Events

February 3, 2009 - 3:44pm

Ex-ante Poverty Impact Assessment (PIA) in Senegal
Eschborn, Germany, 5 February 2009, 16h, GTZ Auditorium 2, Dag-Hammarskjöld-Weg 1-5

Course: Training of Trainers for the Humanitarian Sector (09033), 17-21 Aug, London UK

January 22, 2009 - 10:47am

Effective training is essential to ensure aid workers are equipped with the skills and knowledge they require to deliver successful humanitarian programmes.

Jan. 12 Washington DC event on transparency & governance

January 6, 2009 - 1:26pm

Center for Global Development presents a brown bag seminar on Lessons from the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative for Improving Governance

conference: owner-driven reconstruction

December 23, 2008 - 12:47pm


Transitioning from Less Solution-Oriented Employment to More Solution-Oriented Employment

December 21, 2008 - 10:23pm

This post provides some excerpts from an approximately 3,700 word article of this title which has been published (on December 21, 2008) at the website of The Interfaith Peacebuilding and Community Rev

people with disabilities LEADING development

December 18, 2008 - 12:35pm

People with disabilities are of concern for aid, relief and development workers in three ways:

Markets Assessment and Analysis - new e-learning course from FAO

December 10, 2008 - 12:53pm

The course illustrates how markets operate and how they relate to, and affect, food security and vulnerable households.

Targeting - A new E-learning Course from the EC-FAO Food Security Programme

November 10, 2008 - 3:22pm

The course illustrates the basic principles related to the design, evaluation and monitoring of targeting systems.

Very Strong Local Partners

November 6, 2008 - 9:43am


Have you worked with very strong local partners who you felt were equally as competent as an international NGO or who could implement grants directly from large donors?

NEW E-learning Courses from FAO: Food Security Policies and Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis

October 24, 2008 - 1:47pm

The course "Food Security Policies -Formulation and Implementation" explains when and why food security policies are required.

Procurement-related training by UNDP

October 23, 2008 - 1:38pm

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) offers training to staff in the UN, NGOs, and lending institutions in matters related to procurement, logistics and contracts management.

Assessing Local Capacity & Reconstruction in Aceh

October 7, 2008 - 8:23am

Assessing Local Capacity and Reconstruction
Assistance in Post-tsunami Aceh

Report of the Aceh Community Assistance
Research Project (ACARP)
December 2007

Participating Agencies

Advice for Reporting - New Advice Page

October 6, 2008 - 8:44am

A new AWN advice page has been launched on "Reporting."

Training Opportunities

October 2, 2008 - 6:09pm

Community Mobilization Intensive Workshop

October course dates: October 28-31, 2008
Registration deadline: October 7, 2008

civil society strengthening - resources online

October 2, 2008 - 2:09pm

The International NGO Training and Research Centre (INTRAC) has posted all of its materials given to participants at the Cypriot Civil Society Strengthening training courses.

Economics focus | Promises, promises

September 13, 2008 - 8:07am

Jul 10th 2008
From The Economist print edition

How reliably aid is given can be even more important than how much is given

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