This workshop gives employees of U.S. and non-U.S. NGOs a detailed overview of USAID grants and cooperation agreements and strategies needed for proper price and program management. By the end of this course, you`ll be able to: whether you`re new to USAID funding or have years of experience in the program, this highly participatory workshop shows you how to apply the rules for the benefit of your project, your collaborators, and your organization. Our specialized moderators will guide you step by step through the rules and show you how to interpret key terms in administrative requirements, cost principles and standard rules. You return to your project and find answers to questions about your price, from “Are laptops allowed” to “Does my international travel require prior authorization” to “How do I throw away a vehicle?” In addition to respecting donor compliance, you`ll also learn how to build strong working relationships with USAID and develop guidelines for successful management of your grant or cooperation agreement. Participants consistently view the learning they receive in this course as “excellent”, “effective” and “fun”. While this workshop focuses on USAID funding grants and cooperation agreements, it also provides a good basis for understanding funding by other U.S. government agencies. Did you know that training costs are covered by your grant or cooperation agreement? Yes, 2 CFR 200.472 says, “The cost of training and training for personnel development is permitted.” Even if it hasn`t been budgeted, you`ll find that the rules give you flexibility in managing and reviewing your budget. The training is aimed at individual participants and teams of staff working in the following USAID-funded project departments: finance, contracts, and grants; programs and management; the development of new activities; human resources; Any experienced member of the NGO who needs an update of the rules and regulations; and independent auditors (including representatives of certified audit firms that conduct compliance or financial audits in the development sector). Whether you`re new to USAID funding or have years of experience in the program, this high-participation workshop shows you how to apply the rules to benefit your project, your collaborators, and your organization.
This course covers many of the rules and regulations related to USAID funding and aims to improve the ability of NGO staff to effectively manage their programs and respect donors. Whether you`re new to USAID funding or have years of experience in the program, this highly participatory participatory course gives you the skills and knowledge you need to safely apply complex regulatory policies. (a) Religious organizations are permitted, on the same basis as any other organization, to participate in a USAID program in which they are otherwise entitled to participate. When selecting service providers, neither USAID nor companies that subcontract and manage USAID funds may discriminate against an organization because of the organization`s religious character or membership. As used in this section, the term “program” refers to publicly funded USAID grants and cooperation agreements, including sub-grants and sub-agreements. The term also includes grants awarded under contracts awarded by USAID for the management of support programs. As used in this section, the term “Fellow” includes a grant recipient or a signatory to a cooperation agreement, as well as sub-recipients of USAID assistance under grants, cooperation agreements, and contracts. . . .