Tag: capacity development

Unlocking Potential: Talking about Knowledge Management with Mary Gatitu, Director of Rescue Dada Centre

: Published: December 9, 2020:

News Report on Online Session Series “Knowledge Management for Beginners”

HORIZONT3000’s partner organisations in East Africa have a wealth of knowledge and experiences that could contribute to the achievements of their strategic goals. However, with many organisations this knowledge resides within the heads of staff and is not readily available for other staff or outsiders. Systematically managing knowledge …

Walking a Tightrope Under Covid-19

: Published: December 21, 2020:

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I have to admit, this is a somewhat attention-grabbing title for an experience report that attempts to describe the balancing act that my work as an advisor in the development sector in Mozambique in 2020 entailed. What do I mean here by tightrope walk?

I went to Mozambique at …

The Policy Dialogue Manual 2019/2020

: Published: September 29, 2020:

Since the beginning of the year, in the scope of our consortium project funded by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) we have created a print and digital version of our “POLICY DIALOGUE” manual ready for partners to read, use, share, apply, learn with etc. The manual was produced within the consortium project involving HORIZONT3000 (lead), GROOTS …

A day in the life of a Technical Advisor: Peter Tantius

: Published: September 15, 2020:

The Knowledge Management team is always busy trying to make knowledge transfers possible and easier between members of our community. Recently, Peter Tantius, Technical Advisor (TA) in Mozambique, has supported our intentions often. He got in touch with us in order to share several documents that he thought might be of benefit for other projects as well …

Good Practice: Staff Achievement of Organisational and Project Goals

Country: Uganda; Organisation: BOSCO Uganda: : AT A GLANCE: Staff achievement of organisational and project goals (English): : AT A GLANCE: Las capacidades del personal para alcanzar los objetivos de la organización y del proyecto (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Staff achievement of organisational and project goals (English)

Positive Parenting Programs in Papua New Guinea

: Published: July 2, 2020:

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If you have ever wondered why parenting matters then read on…

Reducing

In 1996, the WHO declared that violence was a public health problem. The UN states that “peaceful, just and inclusive societies are necessary to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”. People everywhere need to be …

New Internal Project Partner Database to Come

: Published: April 1, 2020:

In the year 2018, HORIZONT3000 has undertaken its first intellectual capital report (Wissensbilanz). One main outcome and recommendation of it was to manage more systematically our information and knowledge about our local Partner Organisations.

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So far, HORIZONT3000 has managed the various information and knowledge on Partner Organisations in different word files and documents. A more …

Recap & Kick off: Consortium Project Policy Dialogue

: Published: February 11, 2020:

2020 is the year that we are kicking off Phase III of the Consortium Project Policy Dialogue (PD) in East Africa. Thats the reason why we came together in November last year with the involved Partner Organisations to exchange experiences, learn from each other and collectively reflect on the future and further development of the Consortium Project. …

Good Practice: TRIALOG Development NGOs in the Enlarged EU

Country: Global; Organization: Various: : AT A GLANCE: TRIALOG – Development NGOs in the Enlarged EU (English): : AT A GLANCE: TRIALOG – ONGs de desarrollo en una UE ampliada (Spanish): : Additional Material: : Systematisation: TRIALOG in the enlarged EU – 15 years supporting civil society to engage in development (short version) (English): : TRIALOG Advocacy

CSO & Policy Dialogue: Project Evaluation

: Published: September 12, 2019:

The Consortium Project “Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) & Policy Dialogue is a three years programme funded by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) with the aim to Further strengthen capacities of East African CSOs regarding their policy dialogue engagement.: : : : Its second phase from January, 1st 2017 until December, 31st 2019 succeeded …

Good Practice: Promotion of Professional Social Work (PROSOWO)

Country: Uganda; Organization: Department of Social work and Social Administration, Makerere University: : AT A GLANCE: PROSOWO – Professional Social Work towards Social Development and Poverty Reduction in East Africa (English): : AT A GLANCE: PROSOWO – Professional Social Work towards Social Development and Poverty Reduction in East Africa (Spanish): :

Good Practice: Professionalising Teachers

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: University of the Autonomous Regions of the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua (URACCAN): : AT A GLANCE: Professionalizing Teachers (English): : AT A GLANCE: Profesionalización de Docentes (Spanish)

Good Practice: Environmental Management

Country: Mozambique; Organization: Catholic University of Mozambique: Faculty of Tourism and Information Technology (FGTI): : AT A GLANCE: Environmental Management (English): : AT A GLANCE: Gestión Medioambiental (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Environmental Management (English)

Good Practice: Capacity Building at Universities in the South

Country: Czech Republic; Organization: University of Life Sciences Prague – Faculty of Tropical AgriSciences: : AT A GLANCE: Capacity Building of Tertiary Educational Institutions in the South (English): : AT A GLANCE: Capacitación de personal en Universidades del Sur (Spanish)

Good Practice: Universities tackling Climate Change

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: Bluefields Indian and Caribbean University (BICU): : AT A GLANCE: Universities against Climate Change (English): : AT A GLANCE: Universidades frente al Cambio Climatico (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Universidades frente al Cambio Climático (Spanish)

TRAININGS ON PROJECT CYCLE MANAGEMENT

Together with our Member Organisations Brothers and Sister in Need, DKA Austria and Welthaus Graz we already organized two trainings in 2018 for our Partner Organisations in Uganda and Tanzania.: : Topic of the Trainings was Project Cycle Management (PCM) with the objective to deepen the knowledge of the employees …

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