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jul
24

Results-Based M & E Workshop

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  24 July 2018 to 28 July 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following training set to take place in July 2018, in Nairobi, Kenya


Training Title: Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation, Application of the Theory of Change & Contribution assessment

Date: 24th -28th July 2018

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 975


Training Course Brief

Programs are increasing being required o be designed from a perspective of the theory of change. Additionally, implementing organizations are to demonstrate their projects’ contribution to results and this comprehensive 5 day training provides in-depth skills and knowledge development across all areas of Results Based Monitoring & Evaluation (RB M&E). The training reflects the key tasks required by M&E practitioners as well as the knowledge, behaviors and skill competencies necessary to carry out Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation activities within an organization/Program successfully

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jul
24

Project Design & Grant Mgm’t-July Offer

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  24 July 2018 to 27 July 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following subsidized workshop confirmed for July 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya


Workshop Title: Proposal Writing, Fund Raising and Grant Management-Subsidized Training

Date: 24th -27th July 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 4 Full Days

Cost: USD 295


Workshop Introduction

The purpose of this workshop is to enable organizations identify and implement new, innovative strategies formulated on working models to not only get adequate resources for their programs, but to also demonstrate ability to manage those resources to donor expectations. Thus, the fees charged to this workshop has been purposely subsidized to enable as many staff as possible access the skills; further, organizations/consortia with 8-45 staffs have the training delivered in its entirety at venue on very favorable terms.

Complete course content and agenda available on request


Sample Feedback from one of the participan

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jun
18

Finance for Non-Finance managers

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  18 June 2018 to 22 June 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) , is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in June, 2018, Nairobi, Kenya


Workshop Title: Finance and Managerial Accounting for Non-Finance Managers

Date: 18th 22nd June

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 5 Full Days

Cost: USD 955


Need for the Training

Program implementation involves the identification, requisition, receipt, expenditure, accounting and reporting on financial resources. In the context of INGOs/NGOs/other non profits, which almost entirely depend on limited and depleting donor funding, the presence of updated skills in financial management amongst non-finance managers becomes absolutely essential if projects are to be effective, efficient and sustainable.

Training Results

·Input level – Workshop on selected financial management aspects conducted.

·Output level – Knowledge and skills in selected financial management aspects enhanced.

·Outcome level – Demonstrated cha

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jun
20

Staff Performance Appraisal

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  20 June 2018 to 22 June 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following seminar set to take place in June 2018


Seminar Title: Staff Performance Surveys, Management, Appraisal and Evaluation Techniques

Date: 20th -22nd June

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 895


Need for the workshop

From time to time, organization managers, supervisors and staff are required to come together to evaluate the performance against a number of objectives. An effective appraisal will motivate employees, retain staff and develop employees resulting in outstanding performance in an organization.

Staff appraisal mechanisms are evolving and managers now realize that performance management system is more than just evaluating staff performance. The performance management system is a comprehensive approach starting from setting objectives, monitoring performance, evaluating performance, developing training and development plan. To have an effective performance management syst

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may
22

Proposal Writing & Grant Mg't-Subsidized

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  22 May 2018 to 25 May 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following subsidized workshop confirmed for May 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya


Workshop Title: Proposal Writing, Fund Raising and Grant Management-Subsidized Training

Date: 22nd -25th May 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 4 Full Days

Cost: USD 295


Training Introduction

Availability of adequate funding backed by robust grant management structures drives successful organizations.

As participants continue to observe, the intensive training, coupled with the sharing of perspectives with diverse mix of peers from varied cultural and environmental backgrounds, enriches your proposal design skills, fundraising approaches and grant management in invaluable ways.

The purpose of this workshop is to enable organizations identify and implement new, innovative strategies formulated on working models to not only get adequate resources for their programs, but to also demonstrate ability to manage th

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may
29

Ethics, Motivation and Compensation Mgmt

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  29 May 2018 to 31 May 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in May 2018, in Nairobi, Kenya.


Workshop Name: International Workshop on Ethics, Motivation and Compensation Management

Date: 29th -31st May

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 795


Need for the Workshop

NGOs play a crucial role in enhancing community access to critical services: provision of health services in hard to reach and marginalized areas, food security and nutrition, education, access to justice, civic awareness, provision of water, human rights awareness among others. Nonetheless, unethical behavior remains a persistent problem in many nonprofits-large and small and results in eroded public confidence in NGO leadership and performance.

It should also be worthy of note that one of the greatest challenges facing policy makers, top management, HR managers and program implementation is high staff turnover among NGO staff. A large majority of staf

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may
21

Documentation of Success Stories

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  21 May 2018 to 25 May 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in May, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya.


Workshop Title: Documentation of Success Stories, Stories of Change & Case Studies using Msc. Approaches

Date: 21st -25th May 2018

Venue: Safari Park Hotel, Nairobi Kenya

Duration: 5 Full Days

Cost: USD 1195


Introduction

The most significant change (MSC) technique is a form of participatory monitoring and evaluation. It is participatory because many project stakeholders are involved both in deciding the sorts of change to be recorded and in analyzing the data. It is a form of monitoring because it occurs throughout the program cycle and provides information to help people manage the program. It contributes to evaluation because it provides data on impact and outcomes that can be used to help assess the performance of the program as a whole.

It will be appreciated that most Development Organizations in the World hav

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apr
02

Proposal Writing Specialist-Online Course

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  02 April 2018 - 18:00 to 30 June 2018 - 21:00
  +254

Dear Partner,

Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce that due to increased requests from organizations worldwide, adjustments for registration to the course below has been effected as indicated below;

  • Course Name: Proposal Writing Specialist Certificate Level Course
  • Participants: Executive Directors/Project Managers/Officers/Grant Mangers, /Organizations desiring to expand their programs
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Training Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Registration Deadline: 24/04/2018
  • Cost: This is a special offer at USD 75 inclusive of certificate processing and dispatch costs.


Training Brief: Globally, donors perennially complain of continually receiving poorly designed project proposals. Indisputably though, personnel working in the development sector ought to possess excellent project proposal writing skills to improve organization access to donor grants.

This training improves your resource mobilization psychology while greatly enhanc

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apr
24

Advanced Tools and Techniques for Data Analysis

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  24 April 2018 to 28 April 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in April 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya.


Workshop Name: Advanced Tools and Techniques for Data Analysis & Presentation

Date: 24th -28th April

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 895(Partial Scholarships are available to Humanitarian Staff & Post Graduate Students)


Need for the course

Advanced data analysis and presentation constitute critical skills requirements for project managers/officers, M & E practitioners, scholars and researchers. How a professional analyses, interprets, and presents can data be the difference between average performance and competitive advantage; Indeed, the exponential levels at which data is being produced globally demands data managers who can model, transform information and visually communicate data in a variety of work environments convincingly and professionally using the most effective data analysis and presentation methods.

Due t

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apr
02

Accounting Packages and Financial Systems

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  02 April 2018 to 05 April 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following workshop coming up in April 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya


Course Name: Accounting Packages and Financial Systems for Donor Funded Projects

Date: 2nd -5th April 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya


Need for Training

Donors give templates but it is important to have your own organization accounting and management system which can be used to generate all donor requirements. What is even more, instead of having various systems in your organization, your organization can have only one system that responds to all donor requirements.

This powerful, 4 day master class workshop enables organization accounting and finance staff to appreciate various accounting packages available, methods of sourcing for them and identify their general and professional application .Besides, participants will get the latest skills on operating the packages to produce required organizational outputs, have a coordinated syste

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apr
17

Finance for non Finance Managers

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  17 April 2018 to 20 April 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) , is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in April, 2018, Nairobi, Kenya


Seminar Title: Finance and Managerial Accounting for Non-Finance Managers

Date: 17th -20th April 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 4 Full Days

Cost: USD 655


Need for the Training

Program implementation involves the identification, requisition, receipt, expenditure, accounting and reporting on financial resources. In the context of INGOs/NGOs/other non profits, which almost entirely depend on limited and depleting donor funding, the presence of updated skills in financial management amongst non-finance managers becomes absolutely essential if projects are to be effective, efficient and sustainable.

Arising from requests from partner organizations, this workshop will give special focus to Understanding of Major Financial Statements coupled with Reading and Analysis of Financial Reports


Overall Objective: Enhanced abili

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mar
26

Proposal Writing, Fund Raising & Grant Management

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  26 March 2018 to 29 March 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following offer confirmed for March 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya


Workshop Title: Proposal Writing, Fund Raising and Grant Management-Subsidized Training

Date: 26th -29th March 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 4 Full Days

Cost: USD 295


Training Introduction

Availability of adequate funding backed by robust grant management structures drives successful organizations.

As participants continue to observe, the intensive training, coupled with the sharing of perspectives with diverse mix of peers from varied cultural and environmental backgrounds, enriches your proposal design skills, fundraising approaches and grant management in invaluable ways.

The fees charged to this workshop has been purposely subsidized to enable as many staff as possible access the skills; further, organizations with 8-45 staffs have the training delivered in its entirety at venue on very favorable terms.

Participa

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mar
27

Transformation of Micro Finance Institutions

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  27 March 2018 to 29 March 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) , is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in March, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya


Course Name: Transformation of MFIs-Workshop on Improving Income Generation, Profitability & Effectiveness of MFIs

Date: 27th -29th March 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration: 3 Full Days

Cost: USD 495


Training Brief

Microfinance plays a major role in poverty reduction among the most vulnerable communities especially in the developing world. Indeed, with large segments of society having no access to formal financial services, micro finance institutions-MFIs-are the only vehicles with products and service offerings aimed at providing low-income people with tools to meet their credit and saving needs thus enhancing sustainable financial inclusion and economic empowerment among this category of the population.

Nevertheless, MFIs continue to face increased and serious challenges which hamper their growth and outreach: accessi

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feb
27

Proposal Writing, Fund Raising

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  27 February 2018 to 02 March 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,

Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following offer confirmed for Feb/March in Dare salaam, Tanzania

Workshop Title: Proposal Writing, Fund Raising and Grant Management

Date:  27th February-2nd March 2018
Venue:  Mesuma Hotel, Dare-salaam, Tanzania

Duration: 4 Full Days

Cost: USD 295

Need for the training

Availability of adequate program funding together with presence of robust grant management structures drive successful organizations and this forum explores the various fund raising strategies and grant pathways available to organizations and concludes by taking participants through the critical subject on grant management.

Asset Africa has successfully delivered this training to many organizations and professionals to great effect. You will want your staff to be part of it!

Objective:1 To increase access to diverse sources of donor funds through the upgrade of key competencies in proposal writing and fund raising a

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apr
18

Int'l Resource Mobilization Workshop

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  18 April 2018 to 20 April 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following workshop set to take place in April, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya.


Course: International Resource Mobilization Workshop

Date: 18th -20th April 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 495


Workshop Brief

Organizations and governments exist and operate well when they are adequately resourced. A vibrant and prudent organization is the one that has cemented its approaches and styles towards accurate and continuous mobilization of resources as its backbone of operations.

Resulting from competing needs, opportunities of accessing resources are shrinking every other year and this calls for advanced empowerment, agility, tenacity and skills enrichment to continue remaining relevant and gaining resources for optimum sustainability.

Asset Africa, using experts in resource mobilization, provides a forum for various organizations to provoke their energy and thinking on resource mobilization and fa

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mar
27

Procurement and Supply Chain Management Workshop

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  27 March 2018 to 30 March 2018 - All Day Event
  +243

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following training workshop confirmed for Mach 2017 in Goma, DRC.


Training Title: Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Date: 27th -30th March 2017

Venue: Goma, DRC

Cost: 875

Duration: 4 full days

Need for Training

Course Objectives

Participants should demonstrate appreciation of the following skills;

  • Application Of Budget Based Procurement Planning
  • Managing Budget Revisions & Other Changes That Affect Procurement -Budget Reductions, Revised Specifications, Price Fluctuations and Procurement In Disaster Situations.
  • Manage Procurement Decisions When Disaster Strikes & Organization Risk Reduction
  • Model An Award Review Process To Maintain Compliant Implementation
  • Illustrate Procurement Documentation Best Practices
  • Identify The Steps Required In Procurement Execution
  • Explore The Structure Of Key Donors And How To Build Cooperative Relat

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mar
22

Budget Formulation and Implementation

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  22 March 2018 to 23 March 2018 - All Day Event
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Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following training workshop confirmed for March 2018 in Goma, DRC.


Workshop Title: Budget Formulation and Implementation

Date: 22nd -23rd March 2018

Venue: Goma, DRC

Cost: USD 495


Training Brief

A good budgeting process is a major and critical factor for project success. Indeed, the benefits of a good budgeting process cannot be overemphasized: it helps establish vital linkages to organizational goals, focuses budget decisions on results and outcomes, promotes effective intra-organization and stakeholder communication, helps achieve goal congruence, clarifies an organization’s competitive priorities and strategies for the future, improves decision making, facilitates the effective utilization of grant funds and provides managers with realistic performance targets.

Overall Objective: Strengthening the competencies of organization staff in formulation, implementation and performance eva

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jan
30

Proposal Writing Specialist-Online

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  30 January 2018 - 18:15 to 15 February 2018 - 21:15
  +254

Dear Partner,


Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke), is pleased to announce the following online course.


Course Name: Proposal Writing Specialist Certificate Level Course

Participants: Executive Directors/Project Managers/Officers/Grant Mangers, /Organizations desiring to expand their programs

Language of Instruction: English

Training Duration: 8 Weeks

Registration Deadline: 15/02/2018(This offer will only be available again in 2019)

Cost: This is a special offer at USD 125 inclusive of certificate processing and dispatch costs.


Training Brief: Globally, donors perennially complain of continually receiving poorly designed project proposals. Indisputably though, personnel working in the development sector ought to possess excellent project proposal writing skills to improve organization access to donor grants.

This training improves your resource mobilization psychology while greatly enhancing your ability to shore up the development of supportive fu

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feb
28

Developing Expertise in Program Mngm't

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  28 February 2018 to 02 March 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,

Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following workshop confirmed for February/March 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya

Workshop Title: Developing Expertise in Organization & Program Management-From Employee to Organization Asset

Date: 28th February-2nd March 2018

Venue: Nairobi, Kenya

Cost: USD 895

Workshop Introduction

Nowadays, many jobs, especially among NGOs, are not only very competitive but also held on short term contracts and staff ought to show expertise masterly of their field if to remain relevant and in demand.

A need thus arises for the advancement of organization/program staff from “employee to an organization asset” through adoption of a culture focused on achievement and high performance to attain expertise.

To realize expertise, you give value by properly interpreting your job description to understand how your role contributes to organization/program strategy, Demonstrate a keen understanding of the organizatio

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jan
23

Proposal Writing, Fund Raising & Grant Mgmt

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Kenya
  23 January 2018 to 26 January 2018 - All Day Event
  +254

Dear Partner,

Asset Africa Institute, (www.assetafrica.co.ke) is pleased to announce the following incredible offer confirmed for January 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya

Workshop Title: Proposal Writing, Fund Raising and Grant Management Date: 23rd -26th January 2018 Venue: Nairobi, Kenya Duration: 4 Full Days Cost: USD 295

Need for the training This training skills participants on the processes result in the design of excellent and grant winning project proposals, explores the various fund raising strategies and grant pathways available to organizations and concludes by taking participants through the critical subject on grant management. Asset Africa has successfully delivered this training to many organizations and professionals to great effect. You will want your staff to be part of it!

Objective:1 To increase access to diverse sources of donor funds through the upgrade of key competencies in proposal writing and fund raising among key personnel in Universities, Colle

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