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June 2019

Project Design, Proposal Writing and Fundraising Training

June 10 - June 14
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$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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Project Cycle Management Training

June 10 - June 14
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

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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GIS and Mapping in Crime Analysis Training

June 10 - June 14
Appleton Resort Nairobi, Nairobi Kenya + Google Map
$1050

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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Linking Emergency Aid to Food and Nutrition Security Training

June 10 - June 14
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 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…

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Indigenous Perspectives on Salvation, Repentance, Peace, and Justice

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2 Canada
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$580

Join us for “Indigenous Perspectives on Salvation, Repentance, Peace, and Justice” at the 2019 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Ray Aldred. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. This course will examine theologies that have emerged from within the Indigenous community and which are rooted in Indigenous worldview, social engagement, and historical experience with Christian faith and will provide opportunity to reinterpret repentance as turning to Christ by embracing a God-given Indigenous identity. It also…

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Peace Skills Practice

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2 Canada
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$580

Join us for “Peace Skills Practice” at the 2019 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Natasha Mohammed. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. The skills and habits of the peacebuilder can be learned. Throughout this course, participants will examine a variety of approaches to dealing with conflict in diverse situations such as: responding to one’s own conflicts, helping others in conflicts, and learning to recognize the cultural elements of conflict resolution. In this interactive course,…

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Alternative Approaches to Monitoring and Evaluation

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2 Canada
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$580

Join us for “Alternative Approaches to Monitoring and Evaluation” at the 2019 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructors James Magnus-Johnston and Ray Vander Zaag. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. Community-based initiatives in development, peacebuilding, and social innovation have questioned the appropriateness of mainstream monitoring and evaluation (M&E) approaches. Participants will be introduced to alternative approaches to M&E that emphasize relationships, complexity, learning, and collaboration. This course will explore outcome mapping, social frameworks, ethnographic and…

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Making Music, War, and Peace

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2 Canada
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$580

Join us for “Making Music, War, and Peace” at the 2019 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Svanibor Pettan. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. This course, which is well-suited to students, community organizers, musicians, and researchers will engage applied ethomusicological research in regions have experienced armed violent conflict, examining what has been learned about music’s role in these contexts, with particular reference to south-east Europe over the past 100 years. Svanibor’s film, Kosovo Through…

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Strategies for Trauma Awareness and Resilience, Level 1 (training course)

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 United States
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Taught by Katie Mansfield and Joy Kreider Traumatic events impact how individuals and groups think, feel, and behave as well as how societies are organized. Unhealed trauma often leads to violence and violence causes more violence as victims act out against others or become self-destructive. Created to help those who work with individuals, groups, or communities suffering from current or historic trauma, the STAR training presents – in both theory and practice – an integrated approach to understanding the trauma,…

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Singing to the Lions: Helping Children Respond Effectively to Violence and Abuse (training course)

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 United States
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Taught by Lucy Steinitz How can we help children and young adults – and even ourselves – who have experienced violence and fear in their daily lives? One answer that is both engaging and effective is to become trained in the Singing to the Lions workshop program, developed in Zimbabwe and adapted and implemented across four continents, including North America. Singing to the Lions is based on principles of psychosocial resilience, cognitive psychology, and narrative therapy, but geared for paraprofessionals…

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Playback Theatre: Honoring Stories and Healing Wounds (training course)

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 United States
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Taught by Heidi Winters Vogel and Roger Foster Playback theatre uses storygathering and embodied performance to activate individuals, organizations and communities; facilitating participant-generated empathy and cooperation. This form of theatre is not intended to guide participants to the “correct” path (pre-determined outcomes), but rather to facilitate exploration and discovery that lead to deeper understandings (pedagogy of participant-generated change). This course will introduce and develop fluency in the participatory theatre technique of Playback Theatre for use in mediation, intervention and group…

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Building Resilience for Challenging Systemic Racism (training course)

June 10 @ 8:30 am - June 12 @ 5:00 pm
Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Road
Harrisonburg, VA 22802 United States
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A Trauma Healing Workshop for Activists and Allies Taught by Ram Bhagat The framework for Building Resilience for Challenging Systemic Racism is grounded in Restorative Justice theory, values, and praxis. This three day course examines the demography of school discipline along with the impact of school suspensions on incarceration rates. BRCSR also examines culturally responsive mindfulness programs for school and community environments. BRCSR incorporates healing and peacemaking circle processes, which encourage participants to unpack historical harms and address root causes…

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