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16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

Project cycle management

16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

Project cycle management

Project cycle management

Course Information

16 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9011203

English

Deadline: 02 April 2018

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Phases

Phases

Turin centre: 16 April 2018 - 19 April 2018

Study tour: 20 April 2018 - 21 April 2018 (TBD)

Turin centre: 23 April 2018 - 27 April 2018

Description

Description

The course aims to provide participants with a complete set of competencies, techniques, tools and good practices to manage all project life-cycle phases: project identification, preparation, implementation/monitoring and evaluation. It is based on the principles of results-based management and on the logical framework approach. The course uses the latest standards adopted by international organizations, such as the ILO, EU, UN agencies and development banks. It also includes a one-day study visit to explore public-private partnership projects.

Target audience

Target audience

National project coordinators; project managers; project assistants; staff of international organizations; national development planning officials; non-governmental organization officials involved in technical assistance programmes and projects.

Objectives

Objectives

The course aims to upgrade the competencies of participants in the formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development cooperation programmes and projects in accordance with the procedures of
the relevant funding agency/ies (e.g. European Union, the United Nations, Development
Banks, INGOs).

Content

Content

The course’s content is structured around the following main themes:


• Project Initial Context Analysis:
– stakeholders mapping;
– target group(s) capacity assessment;
– the problem tree and the objectives’ tree;
– assessment of potential alternatives solutions.


• Project Design:
– the logical framework (project results framework);
– intervention logic;
– indicators;
– risk analysis;
– project financing modalities.


• Project Planning and Budgeting:
– typical models for the project organisation;
– introduction to project planning processes and project budgeting;
– Work Breakdown Structure (WBS);
– allocation of resources and responsibility matrix;
– project sequencing and scheduling.


• Project Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation:
– project monitoring and control;
– project reporting and management of meetings;
– types of project evaluations;
– evaluation management.

Format and Methodology

Format and Methodology

The course uses a highly-participative delivery methodology, combining interactive subject-matter presentations with plenary discussions and group assignments designed to enhance team work and to measure learning achievement. Relevant training materials and reference documents are uploaded on the ITCILO E-campus. A visit to a development/ infrastructure project will give the participants an opportunity to be acquainted with best practices and procedures as applied in the private and/or public sector.

Participants will be supplied with background information prior to the training and will receive training material and instructions through the ITCILO e-campus platform.

Language requirements

Language requirements

The course will be delivered in English by ITCILO’s experts and consultants. Therefore fluency in English is a prerequisite for attending the training.

How to apply

How to apply

All open courses are available to interested candidates, particularly those involved in the implementation of public sector reform programmes or development projects funded by the UN, EU and/or multilateral banks as well as bilateral technical assistance programmes which normally have budgetary allocations earmarked for training expenses. 

In order to receive further information on the technical contents of a specific course, please contact: sdp@itcilo.org

Participation in our open courses is processed by filling an on-line application form accompanied by a commitment letter duly signed (with institutional stamp) by the participant’s sponsoring institution.

Contact us

sdp@itcilo.org

Tuition cost: 2320

Subsistence cost: 1715

Total cost: 4035

 

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10127 Turin - Italy

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