DevInfo Regional Training of Trainers Workshop

Cairo 4-8 December 2005



Cairo, 4-8 December 2005‎
Ramses Hilton ‎
‎1115 Corniche El Nile‎

The DevInfo Regional Training is designed to provide participants with the necessary ‎capacity to use DevInfo technology to create databases for monitoring human ‎development. The focus of the training is on strengthening the capacity of UN Country ‎Teams and government partners in the use of data for strategic planning.‎

Training Objective

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to use DevInfo technology to create ‎a customized adaptation of a DevInfo database using core features of the Database ‎Administration Module. The participants will be given the opportunity to test their ‎knowledge and presentation skills.‎

Participants Profile

The participants should be proficient in the use of MS Office, in particular MS Excel and ‎MS PowerPoint, and in managing files in MS Windows File Explorer. In addition, ‎participants should have good communication skills. Experience in making presentations ‎for large audiences would be an asset. Some knowledge of DevInfo User and Admin ‎Modules would be an asset but not a requirement.‎

Summary of Agenda

The participants will learn core features of the technology, and, towards the end of the ‎workshop customize an adaptation of a DevInfo database on a theme of their interest. ‎They will then present their database to the group.‎



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