Events and training

We run a range of events and training to help you be more effective and share expertise. This includes the Bond Annual Conference and Awards, Europe’s biggest international development event.

We’ve been developing the knowledge and skills of professionals in the sector for over 20 years through our highly practical courses. Our expert trainers deliver courses at the Bond training centre, online or in-house at your office.

To find out more about the events and training we offer, contact us.

List of events and training by theme

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Theory of change essentials online

This online course prepares you to develop a quality theory of change for your programme or organisation which meets industry-recognised quality standards as well as donors requirements.
27 June 2018 (22)
17 October 2018 (25)
10 January 2019 (25)
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Introduction to monitoring, evaluation and learning

This one-day course will increase your understanding of monitoring, evaluation and learning and stimulate ideas on how to design and implement processes that strengthen accountability and learning.
3 July 2018 (9)
5 November 2018 (17)
18 March 2019 (17)
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Planning and practice in monitoring, evaluation and learning

Improve and strengthen your skills and learn more about designing and adapting different approaches and methods for monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL).
4 July 2018 (8)
6 November 2018 (18)
19 March 2019 (18)
Digital data

Tools and methods for monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning

This practical, one-day course gives you a thorough grounding in a range of participatory monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning (MEAL) methods, tools and approaches.
6 July 2018 (9)
8 November 2018 (16)
28 March 2019 (18)
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Introduction to international development

This course quickly brings you up to speed with the most important global issues and emerging debates in international development.
9 July 2018 (13)
15 January 2019 (17)
crystal clear waters

IATI publishing essentials

This recently updated course is for organisations receiving funds where IATI is a requirement. It gives participants the skills needed to publish data effectively and efficiently to any donor.
4 September 2018 (13)
27 November 2018 (15)
28 February 2019 (15)
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Developing an advocacy strategy

This course showcases the role that effective advocacy and campaigns can play in influencing change. It will take you through the process of developing an advocacy strategy and how to make choices about the appropriate approach for your organisation.
5 September 2018 (17)
12 February 2019 (18)
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How change happens: demonstrating the impact of your advocacy

This course supports experienced campaigns and advocacy specialists to improve the strategic clarity and effectiveness of their work.
6 September 2018 (17)
13 February 2019 (18)
Graph of data

Planning and practice in monitoring, evaluation and learning

Improve and strengthen your skills and learn more about designing and adapting different approaches and methods for monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL).
4 July 2018 (8)
6 November 2018 (18)
19 March 2019 (18)
Digital data

Tools and methods for monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning

This practical, one-day course gives you a thorough grounding in a range of participatory monitoring, evaluation, accountability and learning (MEAL) methods, tools and approaches.
6 July 2018 (9)
8 November 2018 (16)
28 March 2019 (18)
Small globe in child's hands

Introduction to international development

This course quickly brings you up to speed with the most important global issues and emerging debates in international development.
9 July 2018 (13)
15 January 2019 (17)
crystal clear waters

IATI publishing essentials

This recently updated course is for organisations receiving funds where IATI is a requirement. It gives participants the skills needed to publish data effectively and efficiently to any donor.
4 September 2018 (13)
27 November 2018 (15)
28 February 2019 (15)
Megaphone and the words speak up on a banner

Developing an advocacy strategy

This course showcases the role that effective advocacy and campaigns can play in influencing change. It will take you through the process of developing an advocacy strategy and how to make choices about the appropriate approach for your organisation.
5 September 2018 (17)
12 February 2019 (18)
Water droplet making a splash

How change happens: demonstrating the impact of your advocacy

This course supports experienced campaigns and advocacy specialists to improve the strategic clarity and effectiveness of their work.
6 September 2018 (17)
13 February 2019 (18)
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Fundraising from trusts and foundations

Building relationships is crucial to successful fundraising from trusts and foundations and this course shows you how.
11 September 2018 (16)
EU notebook

Managing EC contracts and reporting on EC grants

Demystify the European Commission’s stringent compliance rules, review your contract management obligations and get a practical handle on how to meet the EC's reporting requirements.
17 September 2018 (13)
11 March 2019 (18)

Delivery

Face-to-face

We run a great series of courses from our training centre in London.

In-house

Our experts can deliver tailored training all over the world.

Online

We offer online learning programmes and materials.

Liz Allen
Excellent content and highly experienced and knowledgeable trainer.
Liz Allen, ORBIS UK

Standard training course prices

Band 1

Non-members

One day course
£420
Two day course
£730

Band 2

Bond members >£2M annual spend

One day course
£310
Two day course
£520

Band 3

Bond members <£2M annual spend

One day course
£200
Two day course
£310

* 10% off if you book 8 weeks in advance; 5% off 3 or more bookings.

Contact us for special discounts if you're a student or unemployed.

10%

off if you book early*

5%

off multiple bookings*