Deadline for application: 09 October 2017
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A9710397
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Course Information

09 October 2017 - 10 November 2017

English

Blended

Code: A9710397

English

Deadline: 09 October 2017

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On this course, participants explore the techniques and tricks used to identify opportunities for mobilizing a project's budgetary resources, and strengthen their skills in designing projects and writing successful project proposals. At the end of the training programme, it is expected that participants will have a written project proposal that can be later adapted or adjusted to meet the needs of a real situation in their professional context.

Phases

Phases

Distance: 09 October 2017 - 20 October 2017

Turin centre: 23 October 2017 - 27 October 2017

Distance: 30 October 2017 - 10 November 2017

Description

Description

On this course, participants explore the techniques and tricks used to identify opportunities for mobilizing a project's budgetary resources, and strengthen their skills in designing projects and writing successful project proposals. At the end of the training programme, it is expected that participants will have a written project proposal that can be later adapted or adjusted to meet the needs of a real situation in their professional context.

Target audience

Target audience

Technical specialists; national project coordinators; project managers and assistants; staff of international organizations; national development planning officials; non-governmental organization officials involved in the elaboration of project proposals and in resource-mobilization activities.

Objectives

Objectives

The objectives of the training are:
• To strengthen participants’ skills in designing and writing good project proposals, including skills on how to oversee such processes; and
• To enhance participants’ ability to identify and leverage opportunities to mobilize financial resources for projects

Content

Content

I. Distance learning module before the workshop (2 weeks duration and the equivalent of 12 hours of learning)

  • The first phase will introduce the main project identification and design processes and will give an overview of the funding mechanisms.
  • At the end of this module and in preparation for the face-to-face workshop, participant will have reviewed the project design processes, identified a potential project idea, and collected data and information about its context.


II. Face-to-face workshop (1 week)

  • During the face-to-face workshop, participants will recap project design processes and  stakeholder  engagement; the Logical Framework Approach and the coherence and structure of project documents as well as the most commonly used project appraisal mechanisms and criteria (relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, impact and sustainability).
  •  They will explore in depth how to structure a project, i.e. how to develop its concept, strategy and plan, and how to translate this into a coherent and comprehensive project document.
  • Participants will also explore in a tangible way the instruments of project operational planning (implementation plan and budget, monitoring and evaluation plan and risks management plan) and their representation in the project document.


III. Follow-up module at distance (2 weeks duration with the equivalent of 10 hours of learning)

  • The final module is conducted at distance again and provides coaching opportunities.
  • ITCILO experts will accompany participants – working in small teams – in writing project proposals up to when they are ready for appraisal.

 

Contact us

sdp@itcilo.org

Tuition cost: 1750

Subsistence cost: 600

Total cost: 2350

 

International Training Centre of the ILO

Viale Maestri del Lavoro, 10
10127 Turin - Italy

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