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  • Culture. Market. Development. Stimuli from the Creative Industry for International Cooperation http://tinyurl.com/8zh75om International conference, 25.09.2012 – 26.09.2012 , Bonn, Germany Can the creative and cultural industries (CCIs) be considered a job creation machine that can guarantee many people a steady income even in a difficult economic environment? Can their potential be leveraged for the purpose of international cooperation? What social, economic and political frameworks need to be in place so CCIs can contribute to sustainable development? IETM – Calendar http://www.ietm.org/?p=information&q=events A global network to stimulate the quality, development and contexts of contemporary performing arts. The International Seminar on Culture and Development, Girona May 2010 http://www.culturaydesarrollo2010.es/eng/documentacion.asp This section provides access to various types of documentation on culture and development as well as seminar content. Art4Development.Net’s art’ishake learning series on Creative Capacity Building http://www.art4development.net/lecturesandguestspeakers.html A multidisciplinary and multisectoral approach in development with arts" provide insights to issues and ways of making positive […]

    Training and Events on Culture for Development

    Culture. Market. Development. Stimuli from the Creative Industry for International Cooperation http://tinyurl.com/8zh75om International conference, 25.09.2012 – 26.09.2012 , Bonn, Germany Can the creative and cultural industries (CCIs) be considered a job creation machine that can guarantee many people a steady income even in a difficult economic environment? Can their potential be leveraged for the purpose of international cooperation? What social, economic and political frameworks need to be in place so CCIs can contribute to sustainable development? IETM – Calendar http://www.ietm.org/?p=information&q=events A global network to stimulate the quality, development and contexts of contemporary performing arts. The International Seminar on Culture and Development, Girona May 2010 http://www.culturaydesarrollo2010.es/eng/documentacion.asp This section provides access to various types of documentation on culture and development as well as seminar content. Art4Development.Net’s art’ishake learning series on Creative Capacity Building http://www.art4development.net/lecturesandguestspeakers.html A multidisciplinary and multisectoral approach in development with arts" provide insights to issues and ways of making positive […]

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  • La elaboración de esta “Guía para la evaluación de impacto de la formación profesional” es el producto de una intensa y fructífera construcción colectiva de conocimiento de las instituciones miembros de la red OIT/Cinterfor, para lo cual sus especialistas aportaron sus valiosos conocimientos y experiencias. Igualmente, los miembros del Consejo de Administración de la OIT que participaron, enriquecieron los debates, coadyuvando a que el documento esté en concordancia con las decisiones adoptadas por la Conferencia Internacional del Trabajo y el Consejo de Administración. De esta manera se observan las orientaciones del programa y presupuesto 2012-2013 en el sentido de que “OIT/Cinterfor seguirá promoviendo una comunidad de aprendizaje y de cooperación entre las instituciones nacionales de formación profesional en la región de América Latina y el Caribe, inclusive a través de sistemas de información basados en la web, reuniones regionales y acuerdos de cooperación Sur-Sur”. Guía para la evaluación de impacto […]

    Guía para la evaluación de impacto de la formación profesional

    La elaboración de esta “Guía para la evaluación de impacto de la formación profesional” es el producto de una intensa y fructífera construcción colectiva de conocimiento de las instituciones miembros de la red OIT/Cinterfor, para lo cual sus especialistas aportaron sus valiosos conocimientos y experiencias. Igualmente, los miembros del Consejo de Administración de la OIT que participaron, enriquecieron los debates, coadyuvando a que el documento esté en concordancia con las decisiones adoptadas por la Conferencia Internacional del Trabajo y el Consejo de Administración. De esta manera se observan las orientaciones del programa y presupuesto 2012-2013 en el sentido de que “OIT/Cinterfor seguirá promoviendo una comunidad de aprendizaje y de cooperación entre las instituciones nacionales de formación profesional en la región de América Latina y el Caribe, inclusive a través de sistemas de información basados en la web, reuniones regionales y acuerdos de cooperación Sur-Sur”. Guía para la evaluación de impacto […]

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  • E Course on ICT based M and E, Impact Evaluation and Research. The Development CAFE has announced this interesting course. Overall Course Outcome: The ICT tools for Monitoring and Evaluation course will introduce you to tools and techniques to measure and report project/programme outcomes to your stakeholders, including donors, funders, supervisors or the general public using innovative ICT based tools. At the end of the course, you will become familiar with the components of an effective monitoring and evaluation plan using ICT, and methods and tools to conduct data collection, statistical analysis and reporting. Who Should Attend? Professionals such as Monitoring and Evaluation Officers, Grant Managers, Social Entrepreneurs, Program Officers, Project managers, Research Scholars and Students and any other professionals who are involved in the monitoring and evaluation process will benefit from this course. About the Organization: The Development CAFE is a registered nonprofit organization aimed at enhancing information and […]

    Certificate Course on Using ICT Tools for Effective Monitoring, Impact Evaluation and Research

    E Course on ICT based M and E, Impact Evaluation and Research. The Development CAFE has announced this interesting course. Overall Course Outcome: The ICT tools for Monitoring and Evaluation course will introduce you to tools and techniques to measure and report project/programme outcomes to your stakeholders, including donors, funders, supervisors or the general public using innovative ICT based tools. At the end of the course, you will become familiar with the components of an effective monitoring and evaluation plan using ICT, and methods and tools to conduct data collection, statistical analysis and reporting. Who Should Attend? Professionals such as Monitoring and Evaluation Officers, Grant Managers, Social Entrepreneurs, Program Officers, Project managers, Research Scholars and Students and any other professionals who are involved in the monitoring and evaluation process will benefit from this course. About the Organization: The Development CAFE is a registered nonprofit organization aimed at enhancing information and […]

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  • The site “Results-focused Project Design and Management” (RfPDM) is a platform where facilitation and development cooperation meet. While we cater primarily to the former and future participants of The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Training of Facilitators’ (TOF) and other alumni of our Results-focused Project Design and Management (RfPDM) workshops, our doors are open to development practitioners, trainers, facilitators, development executives, donors, consultants, contractors and project managers. This will insure broader sharing of experiences, perspectives and tools among colleagues and peers. http://adbresultsmatter.org

    adbresultsmatter.org | Results-focused Project Design and Management” (RfPDM) training

    The site “Results-focused Project Design and Management” (RfPDM) is a platform where facilitation and development cooperation meet. While we cater primarily to the former and future participants of The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Training of Facilitators’ (TOF) and other alumni of our Results-focused Project Design and Management (RfPDM) workshops, our doors are open to development practitioners, trainers, facilitators, development executives, donors, consultants, contractors and project managers. This will insure broader sharing of experiences, perspectives and tools among colleagues and peers. http://adbresultsmatter.org

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  • IDEAS International Development Evaluation Association From IDEAS Administrator PostNet Suite #84, Private Bag X12, Cresta Johannesburg 2118, South Africa E-Mail: admin@ideas-int.org <mailto:admin@ideas-int.org> www.ideas-int.org <http://www.ideas-int.org> Dear Member, A 4-part series of webinars on Monitoring & Evaluation is open to the public, every Thursday in July, starting July 5^th . The sessions are free but registration is required. The webinars are cosponsored by Catholic Relief Services, American Red Cross/Red Crescent, United States Agency for International Development, and AEA’s International and Cross Cultural TIG * Monitoring & Evaluation Planning for Projects/Programs – Scott Chaplowe* *Scheduled:* Thursday, July 5, 2012, 2:00 – 2:20 PM EDT *Description:*This webinar is part of a four-part series on monitoring and evaluation. In this Coffee Break, Scott Chaplowe will provide concise guidance to develop and implement an M&E system for project planning, implementation, and evaluation. The webinar covers the key components of a M&E system that trace a logical […]

    IDEAS Series of webinars on Monitoring & Evaluation

    IDEAS International Development Evaluation Association From IDEAS Administrator PostNet Suite #84, Private Bag X12, Cresta Johannesburg 2118, South Africa E-Mail: admin@ideas-int.org <mailto:admin@ideas-int.org> www.ideas-int.org <http://www.ideas-int.org> Dear Member, A 4-part series of webinars on Monitoring & Evaluation is open to the public, every Thursday in July, starting July 5^th . The sessions are free but registration is required. The webinars are cosponsored by Catholic Relief Services, American Red Cross/Red Crescent, United States Agency for International Development, and AEA’s International and Cross Cultural TIG * Monitoring & Evaluation Planning for Projects/Programs – Scott Chaplowe* *Scheduled:* Thursday, July 5, 2012, 2:00 – 2:20 PM EDT *Description:*This webinar is part of a four-part series on monitoring and evaluation. In this Coffee Break, Scott Chaplowe will provide concise guidance to develop and implement an M&E system for project planning, implementation, and evaluation. The webinar covers the key components of a M&E system that trace a logical […]

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  • Live webinar on: EVALUATIING SUSTAIINABLE DEVELOPMENT. Live webinar on: EVALUATIING SUSTAIINABLE DEVELOPMENT Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world When: Tuesday, 5th April 2011, from 10h30 to 11h30 AM New York Time Within the new series of monthly live webinars on “Emerging Practices in Development Evaluation1”, UNICEF,the Rockefeller Foundation, Claremont Graduate University, IOCE and DevInfo, are pleased to announce the webinar with Alastair Bradstock and Steve Bass, from the International Institute for Environment and Development (iied). Webinars are free and open to interested people. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. In addition to watching live presentations, you will have the option to ask questions and provide comments. You just need a computer, internet connection, speakers and a mic/headphone. You will also be able to write comments and continue the discussion after the webinar. Agenda Tuesday, 5th […]

    Live Webinar on: EVALUATIING SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

    Live webinar on: EVALUATIING SUSTAIINABLE DEVELOPMENT. Live webinar on: EVALUATIING SUSTAIINABLE DEVELOPMENT Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world When: Tuesday, 5th April 2011, from 10h30 to 11h30 AM New York Time Within the new series of monthly live webinars on “Emerging Practices in Development Evaluation1”, UNICEF,the Rockefeller Foundation, Claremont Graduate University, IOCE and DevInfo, are pleased to announce the webinar with Alastair Bradstock and Steve Bass, from the International Institute for Environment and Development (iied). Webinars are free and open to interested people. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the world. In addition to watching live presentations, you will have the option to ask questions and provide comments. You just need a computer, internet connection, speakers and a mic/headphone. You will also be able to write comments and continue the discussion after the webinar. Agenda Tuesday, 5th […]

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  • Live webinar on: EXPLORING EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES for FACILITATING EVALUATION CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world When: Tuesday, 22nd February 2011, from 11h30 AM to 12h30 PM New York time Within the series of monthly live webinars on Developing national capacities for country M&E systems with authors of the new book “From policies to results. Developing national capacities for country M&E systems”, UNICEF, IOCE and DevInfo, in partnership with UNDP, WFP, UNIFEM and ILO, are pleased to announce the eighth webinar with Hallie Preskill, Executive Director, Strategic Learning & Evaluation Center, FSG Social Impact Advisor & former President of AEA, and Alexey Kuzmin, President of Process Consulting Company & former Chair, IPEN, on “Exploring Effective Strategies for Facilitating Evaluation Capacity Development”. Webinars are free and open to interested people. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the […]

    Live webinar on: EXPLORING EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES for FACILITATING EVALUATION CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT

    Live webinar on: EXPLORING EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES for FACILITATING EVALUATION CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT Where: in front of your personal or work computer anywhere in the world When: Tuesday, 22nd February 2011, from 11h30 AM to 12h30 PM New York time Within the series of monthly live webinars on Developing national capacities for country M&E systems with authors of the new book “From policies to results. Developing national capacities for country M&E systems”, UNICEF, IOCE and DevInfo, in partnership with UNDP, WFP, UNIFEM and ILO, are pleased to announce the eighth webinar with Hallie Preskill, Executive Director, Strategic Learning & Evaluation Center, FSG Social Impact Advisor & former President of AEA, and Alexey Kuzmin, President of Process Consulting Company & former Chair, IPEN, on “Exploring Effective Strategies for Facilitating Evaluation Capacity Development”. Webinars are free and open to interested people. You may attend virtually from your personal or work computer anywhere in the […]

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  • 3rd Latin American Cluster Conference (3CLAC) www.clusterslatinoamerica2008.com Chihuahua, Mexico, 27 May 2008 Internationalization of the Competitive Clusters: Which Strategies, Which Tools? Which Methodes? http://tinyurl.com/6nhqp7 In cooperation with the German Kompetentznetze and under the high patronage of the French Secretary of State for Trade and SMEs, Europa InterCluster is co-organising on 24 June in Limoges a conference on the internationalisation of clusters. This will be an opportunity for cluster managers from all over Europe to relate their cooperation practices. 5th Microfinance Training of Trainers: A Blended Distance Learning Course http://www.adbi.org/event/2532.5th.microfinance.distance.learning.course/ The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and the Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) of the World Bank are pleased to offer the fifth Microfinance Training of Trainers (MFTOT) Course from 16 July to 30 October 2008. MFTOT is a unique blended distance learning course which aims to enhance the knowledge of microfinance practitioners and strengthen the institutional capacity of microfinance in […]

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    3rd Latin American Cluster Conference (3CLAC) www.clusterslatinoamerica2008.com Chihuahua, Mexico, 27 May 2008 Internationalization of the Competitive Clusters: Which Strategies, Which Tools? Which Methodes? http://tinyurl.com/6nhqp7 In cooperation with the German Kompetentznetze and under the high patronage of the French Secretary of State for Trade and SMEs, Europa InterCluster is co-organising on 24 June in Limoges a conference on the internationalisation of clusters. This will be an opportunity for cluster managers from all over Europe to relate their cooperation practices. 5th Microfinance Training of Trainers: A Blended Distance Learning Course http://www.adbi.org/event/2532.5th.microfinance.distance.learning.course/ The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and the Tokyo Development Learning Center (TDLC) of the World Bank are pleased to offer the fifth Microfinance Training of Trainers (MFTOT) Course from 16 July to 30 October 2008. MFTOT is a unique blended distance learning course which aims to enhance the knowledge of microfinance practitioners and strengthen the institutional capacity of microfinance in […]

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  • Europe Africa Business Summit (EABS) http://www.europeafricabusinesssummit.org Hamburg, 28-30 April 2008, CCH Europe-Africa Business Summit 2008 is the first biennial Europe-Africa Business Summit to take place in Europe, organised by private non-governmental bodies and strives to increase European private sector awareness of the many commercial opportunities in Africa. The major theme of the summit is ”The State and the Future of the European-African Economic Relationships”. Economics of Innovation and Patenting http://www.zew.de/en/veranstaltungen/details.php?LFDNR=795 The Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim is pleased to announce its 3rd conference on the economics of innovation and patenting. The aim is to stimulate the discussion between international researchers conducting related empirical and theoretical analysis. In addition, the conference will focus on policy implications of recent research. The event will be held June 13-14, 2008. Registration deadline: May 9, 2008. Producing policy change: Innovation in the agriculture sector http://www.odi.org.uk/events/2008/05/agriculture/index.html London, Friday 9 May, 12:30-2:30pm Seminar of […]

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    Europe Africa Business Summit (EABS) http://www.europeafricabusinesssummit.org Hamburg, 28-30 April 2008, CCH Europe-Africa Business Summit 2008 is the first biennial Europe-Africa Business Summit to take place in Europe, organised by private non-governmental bodies and strives to increase European private sector awareness of the many commercial opportunities in Africa. The major theme of the summit is ”The State and the Future of the European-African Economic Relationships”. Economics of Innovation and Patenting http://www.zew.de/en/veranstaltungen/details.php?LFDNR=795 The Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim is pleased to announce its 3rd conference on the economics of innovation and patenting. The aim is to stimulate the discussion between international researchers conducting related empirical and theoretical analysis. In addition, the conference will focus on policy implications of recent research. The event will be held June 13-14, 2008. Registration deadline: May 9, 2008. Producing policy change: Innovation in the agriculture sector http://www.odi.org.uk/events/2008/05/agriculture/index.html London, Friday 9 May, 12:30-2:30pm Seminar of […]

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  • Seven Training modules for Entrepreneurs http://www.bds-forum.net/training-modules/ Training module for business start-ups in French and English. Introducing the four steps of business implementation including practical exercises (action planning, business idea generation, analyse your competencies, SWOT analysis of the business idea (Strengths-Weaknesses-Opportunities-Threats). These training modules are published without copyright and free for use. Modules: 1 on Steps of business implementation, 2 on Marketing, 3 on Accounting, 4 on Administrative procedures, 5 on Financing your business, 7 on International Trade Promotion. Greening the Economy – New Energy for Business http://www.ebsummit.eu 21 – 22 February at the 6th EBS! The sixth European Business Summit provides the perfect meeting opportunity for more than 2000 participants from the business community, EU and national political circles, scientific platforms and NGOs from more than 60 nationalities, to debate and exchange views on how to boost business in Europe and Europe in business. Climate change, energy and eco-innovation are […]

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    Seven Training modules for Entrepreneurs http://www.bds-forum.net/training-modules/ Training module for business start-ups in French and English. Introducing the four steps of business implementation including practical exercises (action planning, business idea generation, analyse your competencies, SWOT analysis of the business idea (Strengths-Weaknesses-Opportunities-Threats). These training modules are published without copyright and free for use. Modules: 1 on Steps of business implementation, 2 on Marketing, 3 on Accounting, 4 on Administrative procedures, 5 on Financing your business, 7 on International Trade Promotion. Greening the Economy – New Energy for Business http://www.ebsummit.eu 21 – 22 February at the 6th EBS! The sixth European Business Summit provides the perfect meeting opportunity for more than 2000 participants from the business community, EU and national political circles, scientific platforms and NGOs from more than 60 nationalities, to debate and exchange views on how to boost business in Europe and Europe in business. Climate change, energy and eco-innovation are […]

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  • TrainEval is an advanced training programme for evaluation in development, which has been adapted to the specific requirements of the EC evaluation approach. It has successfully been implemented since 2008 and is now going into its 4th round. Development co-operation (DC) of the European countries as well as the European Commission has a long history of conducting evaluations. Evaluation processes and methods have continuously been systematised and elaborated. Consequently, donor agencies expect from their evaluators a high degree of professionalism and expertise in up to date and versatile methods. Increasingly complex DC interventions (programming, sector or thematic strategies, SWAP, budget support) as well as impact based evaluations require an extensive knowledge of these methods. As response to these requirements, AGEG Consultants eG together with Euronet Consulting EEIG has developed a tailor-made training programme, which provides participants with the necessary insights and a tool box of methods for conducting evaluations based […]

    TrainEval – An advanced training programme for evaluation in development

    TrainEval is an advanced training programme for evaluation in development, which has been adapted to the specific requirements of the EC evaluation approach. It has successfully been implemented since 2008 and is now going into its 4th round. Development co-operation (DC) of the European countries as well as the European Commission has a long history of conducting evaluations. Evaluation processes and methods have continuously been systematised and elaborated. Consequently, donor agencies expect from their evaluators a high degree of professionalism and expertise in up to date and versatile methods. Increasingly complex DC interventions (programming, sector or thematic strategies, SWAP, budget support) as well as impact based evaluations require an extensive knowledge of these methods. As response to these requirements, AGEG Consultants eG together with Euronet Consulting EEIG has developed a tailor-made training programme, which provides participants with the necessary insights and a tool box of methods for conducting evaluations based […]

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