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November 2014

Advocacy and Policy Influencing - November 2014

DatesMon 24 November 2014 - Fri 28 November 2014
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost1399.00 - £GBP *residential (including 4 night's accommodation)
1150.00 - £GBP **non-residential
VenueOxford, UK

This course gives participants a thorough understanding of how to influence the policy making process in their own context to achieve policy change. You will learn skills to help you plan and deliver effective advocacy strategies; enhance your ability to lobby decision makers; and gain confidence in the ways in which you relate to different audiences. You will also have a more thorough understanding of power dynamics in an advocacy context.

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December 2014

Advocacy Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation - December 2014

DatesMon 1 December 2014 - Wed 3 December 2014
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost850.00 - £GBP *residential (including 2 night's accommodation)
699.00 - £GBP **non-residential
VenueOxford, UK

Building on INTRAC’s extensive experience in both monitoring and evaluating (M&E) and in advocacy, this course will support practitioners with how to ensure M&E is integrated into both planning advocacy initiatives and feeding into organisational learning and accountability. The course will focus on a variety of practical ways to meet the challenges of advocacy M&E. The course content draws on real-life case studies from our work in supporting organisations to develop advocacy strategies and from carrying out evaluations of advocacy initiatives. It deals with the challenge of how to assess contribution to change. Finally, it provides a series of practical tools which can help participants to develop and improve the advocacy M&E systems, in accordance with their organisation’s capacity and needs.

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February 2015

Advocacy and Policy Influencing Blended Learning - February-March 2015

DatesMon 2 February 2015 - Thu 5 February 2015
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost850.00 - £GBP
VenueDelivered remotely using webinar and Skype

This programme is delivered remotely via webinar and Skype and has three parts.

2-5 February 2015 (part one); week of 2 March 2015 (part two); and 24 March 2015 (part three)

Is developing and implementing an advocacy strategy critical to success in your project or programme? Do your staff and partners need support to achieve your advocacy objectives? In this capacity building programme, you will have the opportunity to develop and troubleshoot the implementation of an advocacy strategy as well as build your knowledge and confidence.

This programme will give you the knowledge and skills to influence policy and practice in your own context. You will learn skills to help you plan and deliver an effective advocacy strategy; enhance your ability to lobby decision makers; and gain confidence in the ways in which you relate to different audiences. You will also have the skills to analyse power dynamics and choose your advocacy activities so they have maximum impact.

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Project Cycle Management - February 2015

DatesWed 11 February 2015 - Fri 13 February 2015
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost850.00 - £GBP *residential (including 2 night's accommodation)
699.00 - £GBP **non-residential
VenueOxford, UK

This course has been designed to equip project managers with the necessary understanding and skills to manage all five stages of the project management cycle including defining, planning, organising, managing and finishing projects. It builds up a clear body of theory, understanding and skills for each stage so that by the end of the course, participants have a clear competence across all stages of the cycle.

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Gender Analysis and Planning - February 2015

DatesWed 18 February 2015 - Fri 20 February 2015
Types
  • INTRAC training
ProviderINTRAC
Cost850.00 - £GBP *residential (including 2 night's accommodation)
699.00 - £GBP **non-residential
VenueOxford, UK

Development planners and NGOs are increasingly committed to incorporating a gender perspective into their programmes. However, many face challenges in its practical and systematic application to their work. This course will enable you to effectively and systematically analyse contexts and plan development and humanitarian programmes from a gender equality perspective.

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