This tutor-based online certification programme provides a practical approach to project design, helping professionals reach their long-term goals. It brings together experts in project management and resource mobilization, as well as creative thinkers, in a collaborative and instructive online space.
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Self-guided interactive learning modules, tutor-based assignments, and coaching
Design a real project and become a certified professional
Learn from ILO experts in project design and management
This certification programme contributes to strengthen participants' knowledge and skills in designing and writing project proposals, including skills on how to oversee such processes. It also aims at enhancing participants' ability to identify and leverage opportunities to mobilize financial resources for projects. By professionalising and certifying their staff, organizations sponsoring participants in this certification programme strengthen their own institutional capacity for designing successful projects and for raising funding for them.
Technical specialists; national project coordinators; project managers and assistants; staff of international organizations; national development planning officials; non-governmental organization officials involved in the development of project proposals and in resource mobilization activities.
Well-written project documents ensure success and mitigate risks, before implementation.
All exercises and case studies are based on real calls for proposals to international and
public sector organizations.
Participants develop a project proposal, which can be adapted to fit real professional contexts in the future.
This course includes a distance learning phase, which frees up classroom time for more