Training and Consultancy for International Development

If you are a development practitioner looking for training or consultancy, we can help. IMA international is a leading provider of participatory and innovative training and consultancy for the international development sector.

We offer the chance for people to reflect on their individual practice, and learn about innovative approaches in development that promote sustainable change. We have trained over 15,000 development practitioners world-wide from non government organisations, UN agencies, governments as well as the private sector.  See our nine-month action-learning journey New Frontiers for Development, created in partnership with NEF Consulting.

 

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Featured Course:

Project Cycle Management 5-days

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Course Outline:

Through a mix of practical activities, theory, examples of effective practice and an off-site visit (where practical) you will learn to:
  • understand the importance of project cycle management and a results-based approach to designing, planning, implementing, and monitoring and evaluating a project or programme.
  • identify, explain and use appropriate techniques and tools for different stages in the cycle to ensure effective project implementation management
  • ensure effective monitoring and evaluation, and support and manage project teams to achieve enhanced project results
  • recognise and strengthen learning, adjusting and decision making for better results.

Upcoming Training Courses

Who we work with

  • Our work spans the globe. See what's been happening in your region. Where we work

  • Nibras Sakafi, Bangladesh

    For me it was a journey of self realisation, the techniques you used were really impressive.

  • Tenzin Wangchuk, Bhutan

    This course has been an agent of change in thinking on overall perspectives. The training course builds confidence and transforms individuals and institutions with contemporary leadership and management skills.

  • Peter Ndilowe, Malawi

    IMA provide state of the art training based on principles of participatory methods and concepts that have been rigorously tested.

  • Rilwanu Usman Argugun, Nigeria

    I really enjoyed the programme. It's actualy experience sharing, very educative and motivating, with participants from diverse races.

  • Ibrahim Abubakar Mungadi, Nigeria

    My experience with IMA at Brighton, UK is memorable. I shared experiences with eight colleagues of six nationalities and became friends. I now have newer skills to handle my job in Nigeria.

  • Armelle Le Theix, Switzerland

    I came to participate in a program and ended with receiving an exceptional gift: a voyage to improving and appreciating myself. Many thanks to IMA's experts.

  • Ratnasari Wijayanti, Indonesia

    It was fun and educating. I think that now I have changed into a new person interested in leaving and sharing knowledge.

  • Rafiqul Islam, Bangladesh

    Great opportunity to meet diverse experts.

  • D. Emmanuel Williams, Liberia

    IMA's results-based M&E training was exceptional. Great exercises, great learning!

  • Nuno Nunes, China, People's Republic of

    The best training I've ever attended and would like to have participated on the full 2 weeks M&E course.

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    EAFM Training of Trainers in Costa Rica

    Great sharing on our last day of Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) Training of Trainers, near Tarcoles, on Pacific coast of Costa Rica. The 6 participating Latin America and Caribbean country teams presented solid strategies for supporting the development/revision of pilot site fisheries management plans. Coaching provided by REBYC II-LAC project coordinator, senior lecturer from University of West Indies, Chris Grose and Silvia Capezzuoli.

    Learn more about EAFM here...
    http://www.eafmlearn.org/