Training Workshops Conducted by LITE-Africa in 2010

Training: Women’s Networking, Advocacy and Lobbying
Description: 80 women from 20 communities (three ethnic groups) spent 4 days together breaking down ethnic barriers and building an advocacy network that they now call WIND for Positive Change (Women in the Niger Delta for Positive Change)
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib and U.S. Institute of Peace
Location: Warri, Delta State
Dates: 30 August - 2 September 2010
Training: Survey Methodology and Implementation
Description: 18 programme officers received 5 days of training on survey design, quantitative and qualitative methods, and implementation challenges
Sponsor: European Union
Location: Warri, Delta State
Dates: 28 June - 2 July 2010
Training: 660 Community Members Learn Simple Bookkeeping
Description: 660 community members (70% women) from 10 communities receive training on Simple Bookkeeping (basic numeracy) in their community’s schools 2 nights per week for 7 weeks.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: 5 communities each in Delta State and Bayelsa State
Dates: 9 August – 20 September 2010
Training: Teacher Training on Simple Bookkeeping and Basic Business Management
Description: Provide training to 22 teachers from 5 communities in Delta State and 5 communities in Bayelsa State on Simple Bookkeeping and Basic Business Management Skills. The teachers, in turn, will train 660 community members.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Isoko South LGA, Delta State
Dates: 19 - 23 July 2010
Training: Women’s Leadership Training for Future Governance Positions
Description: Provide first training and networking event for 20 community women (4 women from each of 5 communities) who hold a strong desire to assume a future governance position within the community or in local or state government.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State
Dates: 3 July 2010
Training: Women’s Leadership Training for Future Governance Positions
Description: Provide first training and networking event for 20 community women (4 women from each of 5 communities) who hold a strong desire to assume a future governance position within the community or in local or state government.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Yenagoa Local Government Area, Bayelsa State
Dates: 26 June 2010
Training: On Livelihood And Good Governance (ONLAG) Project
Description: Train 7 Community Development Committee Advisory Committee (CDCAC) members comprising of 5 community members and 2 L.G.A officials who would serve as advisers and liaison officers between the host communities and LITE-Africa, the implementer of the On Livelihood And Good Governance (ONLAG) Project.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State
Dates: 19 - 21 May 2010
Training: On Livelihood And Good Governance (ONLAG) Project
Description: Train 7 Community Development Committee Advisory Committee (CDCAC) members comprising of 5 community members and 2 L.G.A officials who would serve as advisers and liaison officers between the host communities and LITE-Africa, the implementer of the On Livelihood And Good Governance (ONLAG) Project.
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State
Dates: 25 - 27 May 2010
Training: Sustainable Livelihood Approach and Assessment Tools
Description: Train 10 community members from 5 communities to assist in their community’s assessment process
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State
Dates: 15 - 19 March 2010
Training: Mindset Change and Reorientation Programme
Description: Train 150 vulnerable and restive youth from 13 oil-producing communities in the often volatile Niger Delta
Sponsor: UNDP
Location: Songhai Multi-Purpose Training Centre, Delta State
Dates: 8 March 2010 - 8 June 2010
Training: Sustainable Livelihood Approach and Assessment Tools
Description: Train 10 community members from 5 communities to assist in their community’s assessment process
Sponsor: Oxfam-Novib
Location: Yenagoa Local Government Area, Bayelsa State
Dates: 8 - 12 March 2010
Training: Community Monitoring Group (Bayelsa State)
Description: Train 40 community members (20 women/20 men) from 5 oil-producing, riverine communities to monitor and evaluate government and oil company performance as it relates to public services, good governance, and development
Sponsor: United States Institute of Peace, Washington, DC
Location: Yenagoa, Bayelsa State
Dates: 22 - 25 February 2010
Training: Community Monitoring Group (Delta State)
Description: Train 40 community members (20 women/20 men) from 5 oil-producing, riverine communities to monitor and evaluate government and oil company performance as it relates to public services, good governance, and development
Sponsor: United States Institute of Peace, Washington, DC
Location: Yenagoa, Bayelsa State
Dates: 15 - 19 February 2010
Training: Capacity Building of Community Development Board, Bassan West Cluster, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa State
Description: Train 10 Community Development Board members on proposal writing, internal control measures and Operating Principles and Procedures
Sponsor: Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)
Location: LITE-Africa Office, Warri, Delta State
Dates: 2 - 3 February 2010
Training: Leadership Training for Resource Center Management Committees
Description: Train 48 management committee members from 6 Advocacy Resource Centres located in Rivers State, Bayelsa State and Delta State in leadership skills necessary for managing the resource centres
Sponsor: DFID
Location: Oporoza Centre, Gbaramatu Kingdom, Delta State
Dates: 18 - 21 January 2010
Training: Simple Financial and Administrative Tracking Methods for Internet and Advocacy Centres
Description: Train 12 people from 6 Advocacy Resource Centres located in Rivers State, Bayelsa State and Delta State in basic finance and accounting methods
Sponsor: DFID
Location: LITE-Africa Office, Warri, Delta State
Dates: 18 - 20 January 2010
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