The Centre offers standard courses, customized learning events, comprehensive training projects, advisory services, and training material design and production. Around half the activities take place on campus and half in the field or at a distance. Besides the standard courses described in this Catalogue, the Centre organizes tailor-made programmes that meet the specific needs of countries in the following regions: Africa, the Americas, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, and Europe: 29 new courses are available for 2009. Courses are held in Arabic, English, French, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. The titles and descriptions in this Catalogue are in the language of the course (except for Arabic and Russian). You can downolad the PDF version of the Catalogue by clicking on the title in the “quick links” box (website’s home page). You can also search for a course by visiting our constantly updated “Standard courses and registration” section of this website.