2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses for CSOs and Development Practitioners in West Africa

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2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses for CSOs and Development Practitioners in West Africa

June 21 @ 8:00 am - July 2 @ 5:00 pm

The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) invites you to apply for its 2021 WACSI Virtual training Courses including (1) Governance and Leadership, (2) Project Management, (3) Financial Management and (4) Communicating Impact.


Training Module Content  

  • Governance and Leadership: This training will help participating organisations to strengthen their governance structures, leadership and management abilities for enhanced performance and sustainability. Participants would be taken through critical elements like governance, leadership, board governance, strategic planning, internal conflict management, human resource development, among others.
  • Project Management: Participants will be taken through the project management essentials and the different stages of the Project Management cycle namely Project Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitoring & Evaluation, Closing and Sustainability. The training would also cover how to effectively plan a project, the essence of leadership, communication and collaboration in project development and execution. Participants will further be introduced to a range of cloud-based project management tools and apps including Microsoft Teams, Google Suite, Zoom and how these tools can enhance project management.  Project documentation, reporting, common threats to project success and some essential soft skills for project managers would be covered as well.
  • Financial Management: The module will improve the ability of the participating organisations to enhance their organisational effectiveness and to enhance the knowledge and skills of their staff in financial reporting. Using prime examples and templates, participants will be taken through principles of financial management in NGOs, resource planning and budget management and grants reporting. The training would also cover how to approve budgeting, how to fulfil donor reporting requirements, curating, and generating data and evidence for financial reporting and auditing.
  • Communicating Impact: This module will focus on how to amplify impact and the different mediums through which impact can be communicated. The training will enable organisations to better identify, capture, communicate and amplify the impact and results they are making for greater visibility and reach. It will also explore the nexus between results-based communication and communicating impact.

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Contribution Fee: Two options are available for the course. Organisations can subscribe for full package (of all 4 training modules) at USD $ 200 or half package (maximum 2 training modules) at USD $ 100. 

How to apply and make payment?
To apply, complete the online application form via the following Link: ‘Form Link‘ and proceed to make the payment with an online payment card using the appropriate payment link below.


June 21 @ 8:00 am
July 2 @ 5:00 pm


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