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February 2019

Food Security and Climate Change

February 4 - February 8
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

Event Details: Food Security and Climate Change Training 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…

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Water Resources Management Training

February 4 - February 8
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

Event Details: Water Resources Management 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…

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DemoSapiens Part 4: JUSTICE as a Pillar of Democracy

February 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library, 4450 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20016
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Free

Please join HasNa and Meta-Culture in this facilitated discussion on 'Justice' as a pillar of democracy. We look forward to a vibrant discussion on relevant issues facing our world today, and learn from each other. This is a free event. We request participants to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the event so that we may begin and end on time.

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GIS Disease Surveillance Monitoring Training

February 11 - February 15
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$10 – $1050

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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GIS and Spatial Analysis for Agriculture and Food Security Training

February 11 - February 15
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$10 – $1050

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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Project Design, Proposal Writing and Fundraising Training

February 11 - February 15
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$10 – $1050

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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Linking Emergency Aid to Food and Nutrition Security Training

February 11 - February 15
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

Event Details: Linking Emergency Aid to Food and Nutrition Security Training 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 the 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…

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Practitioner Training for Nonviolent Conflict Transformation Spring 2019: Introduction to Security

February 11 @ 12:30 pm - February 15 @ 1:00 pm
KURVE Wustrow, Kirchstr 14
Wustrow, 29462 Germany
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Participants are able to analyse the ways in which they as individuals and their groups, movements or organisations respond to risk carry out an in-depth context analysis with a view to improving security practices create basic security plans and protocols for common or high-risk aspects of their work know and choose secure practices and tools according to their own situation and capacity. Activists and peace workers face many dangers in their work. This training combines physical, psychosocial and digital elements…

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Food Security, Safety and Quality Training

February 12 - February 15
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

Event Details; Food Security, Safety and Quality Training INTRODUCTION Food security exists when all people have physical and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and food preferences for an active and healthy life at all times. Food insecurity, on the other hand, is part of a continuum that includes hunger (food deprivation), malnutrition (deficiencies, imbalances, or excesses of nutrients), and famine. This training program is therefore designed to act as a guide on how…

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Resilient Livelihoods Training

February 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map

**Event Details** : **_(https://bit.ly/2E8jXzR)_** **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…

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Community Day 2019: Cultivating a Justice-Oriented Community

February 15 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 United States
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$50

We invite you to join us for a taste of the Summer Peacebuilding Institute (SPI) at our annual Community Day on February 15, 2019, on campus at EMU in Harrisonburg, Virginia. This is a time for you to learn more about the Summer Peacebuilding Institute, meet others in our community, and gain new tools and skills to help you personally and professionally. Space is still available, but filling up fast. Click here to register. The day will include local community speakers, practical training workshops, and…

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Leadership and Management Courses in 2019!

February 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Indepth Research Services, P. O. Box 104289-00101
Nairobi, 00101 Kenya
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Leadership is all about leading a group or an organization and the ability to do it. This means that leadership isn’t just making commands, giving out orders to the group, it means that the leader will give guidance, direction and do proper management of the people. Read More Dear Colleagues, Indepth Research Services would like to invite you to take part in our upcoming trainings in 2019, inour facilities in Nairobi, Naivasha, Kisumu and Mombasa Kenya as well as Kigali, Rwanda.…

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