Action on Disability and Development (ADD) India
Training for Project Coordinators
Action on Disability and Development (ADD) India is a development organization working with persons with disability in rural areas in South India.
ADD India is conducting a Training in Bangalore for Programme Coordinators. This is aimed at developing the skills of Coordinators working in the development sector to incorporate and manage teamwork and their role as leaders and to strengthen their field based functions.
Training CBR Workers and Project Coordinators has been an integral part of ADD India for almost two decades. ADD’s training focuses on increasing the knowledge, building skills and developing a positive attitude to working in the field. There is also an emphasis on practical exposure with information and knowledge. The main resource persons is Mr. Ramakrishna from Anweshana in Bhubaneshwar, who has 20 years experience in training in the development sector.
The main resource persons is Mr. Ramakrishna from Anweshana in Bhubaneshwar, who has 20 years experience in training in the development sector.
Training Components will Include
- Facilitating the Community Worker to implement the project.
- Clarifying the role and responsibilities of the Project Coordinator.
- Setting goal and task accomplishment
- Understanding Group Processes
- Sanghas and their management
- Federation Vision, Values and leadership Development
- Conflict Resolution
- Resource mobilization from the community
- Exposure visit to a Sangha and / or Federation.
It is anticipated that candidates selected for this training would have some knowledge of disability work. Therefore, this training, while examining the fundamental principles behind work of this kind, aims primarily to develop skills in the areas of programme development, monitoring and capacity building of people.
Recommended Programme participants
This training is residential and would be conducted with simple facilities. The method of training will include lectures, discussions, group work, practical sessions and field visit.
The language of training will be English. Participants must understand English but could express themselves in other languages ie. Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali, Oriya, Hindi etc. All reading materials will be in English.
Fee, Duration and Venue of training
The fee is Rs.7000/- per person, which includes the training fee, meals, tea/coffee, accommodation for 6 days, training materials and exposure visit.
Participants will have to make their own travel arrangements to reach Bangalore.
Duration: March 3-7, 2008
Venue: In Bangalore. Exact venue will be informed to the selected participants.
Please send the completed application form to ADD India by 20th January 2008 either by email or by post.
Action on Disability and Development India
4005, 19th Cross, Banashankari 2nd Stage
Bangalore – 560 070 India
Phone: 080 – 2676 5881, 2676 2097
Selection will be confirmed by January 30th. The selected participants should pay the full fee by way of bank draft favouring ‘Action on Disability and Development India’, payable at Bangalore.
For further details please contact Mrs. Nisha Printer at firstname.lastname@example.org
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