Courses

Training of Trainers for Sustainable Peacebuilding and Human Rights

You will master techniques needed to design, organise and facilitate workshops and seminars on human rights and sustainable peacebuilding. You will familiarise yourself with participatory approaches and creative tools to train different groups, and learn to evaluate and reflect on training and learning processes. Experience a practice-oriented training based on a non-violent gender-sensitive approach.

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Scheduled Course

Training of Trainers: 11 – 17 February 2018
Application Deadline: 29 October 2017

Specialisation Course on Monitoring and Evaluation

The course is designed to deepen theoretical and practical knowledge on monitoring at the same time. Consequently, the theoretical knowledge acquired will be applied to a practice example, resulting in a step-by-step design of a result-oriented monitoring system.
In order to offer – to the extent possible – a tailor-made training, an inquiry into participants’ needs and expectations will be conducted prior to the course.

Scheduled Course

Designing and applying monitoring for effective steering of programmes: 23 – 27 October 2017
Application Deadline: 13 August 2017
Download: Course Outline

After the training course, you will be able to design a monitoring system overall, as you will have:
  • Deepend your conceptual understanding of result oriented monitoring and understand the distinction to evaluation
  • Created linkages betweend planning and monitoring
  • Formulated different sets of indicators for monitoring systems (activity/output and result monitoring)
  • Developed indicator-data sheets to define indicators further and identify data sources and data collection methods
  • Established (needs for) baselines and targets
  • Gained knowledge on how to furter use monitoring information for result-oriented project management.
The course is of special interest for individuals in charge of monitoring in their institutions and / or for development projects (project or programme managers or monitoring focal points) who wish to advance their general knowledge on monitoring systems and respective tools.

Costs: 1.340€  This amount includes tuition fees, course material, coffee breaks and full-board accommodation.

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Women's Leadership Programme

Due to high demand, we have now opened enrolment for a second course from 23 to 28 April 2017.

The goal of this cutting-edge Leadership Development Programme is to empower senior- and mid-level female managers and leaders in their pursuit of dynamic and thoughtful leadership, career advancement and self-fulfilment. Critical skills in self-leadership will be developed in confronting difficulties and taking decisions across a wide range of contexts and circumstances.

Specialisation Course on Long-term Election Observation (LTO)

The aim of this specialised course is to convey the entire scope and tasks of Long-term Election Observers (LTO) work to participants. It is organised in cooperation with the Swiss Federal Department for Foreign Affairs.

CARITAS Safety/Security Training

The disaster response unit of Austrian CARITAS started with a specially tailored training on "safety/security" in 2012.
21 staff of "Caritas Katastrophenhilfe" with field experience particiated in the compact course 27-30 March.
The customized curriculum covered essentials from "Personal Safety/Risk Assessment" to an outdoor "mine awareness"-training.

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