Courses

TRAININGS/CONFERENCES/WORKSHOPS/SEMINARS

Participated in 25 international training/conferences/seminars held in 16 countries, in addition to over 30 training programs locally held in Sri Lanka.

Title of international training programs include: PCM, M&E, DRR, Humanitarian response, Community approaches, Research skills…

  1. Summer School, Brown International Advance Research Institute (BIARI), Watson Institute, Brown University, USA
  2. R2HC project by ELRAH with Boston University, USA, Nepal Field Visit
  3. International Conference on Mountain Cities, Climate Change and Urban Sustainability/ 1st Chandigarh Climate Meet at Chandigarh, India
  4. International Training Workshop on Integrated Risk Assessment Methods Using Spatial and Social Vulnerability Data for Disaster Risk Reduction in Sanya, China
  5. Young Researchers School, ProsperNet, United Nations University, Japan, held in Yogjakarta, Indonesia
  6. 2020 TeLL-Net Forum, Kobe, Japan
  7. Community Solutions Program, Department of State, Washington DC/Chicago, USA
  8. AI-SOCD Heat Stress Sensors, Early Warning and Information Technology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
  9. Water Resources in Arid Areas: The Way forward, the Water Research Center, held at Sultan Qaboos University Conference Hall, Oman
  10. Advanced Information Research Skills, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
  11. ECHO Framework Partnership Agreement, Pundo-sud/IPSI/MDF, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  12. E-tools (ECHO electronic system), Pundo-sud, IPSI & MDF Europe, Bangkok, Thailand.
  13. ECHO Regional Seminar, New Delhi, India.
  14. ECHO Regional Seminar, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  15. ECHO Experts seminar/European Development Days, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium.
  16. Humanitarian Negotiators Training Course (HNTC-5), CIHC-USA/Penang Medical College, Penang, Malaysia.
  17. International Humanitarian Law (IHL) ICRC/ National University of Malaysia (UKM), Kulalumpur, Malaysia.
  18. Protection training, ECHO, New Delhi, India.
  19. Hostile Environment Training Awareness (HEAT), Geos/ECHO, Bangkok, Thailand.
  20. Personal Safety and communication, RedR Aus/Dookie campus, Melbourne, Australia.
  21. Nutrition Awareness training, ACF India/ECHO, Kathmandu, Nepal
  22. Emergency Market Mapping Analysis (EMMA), Practical Action, New Delhi, India
  23. 15th Regional course in CBDRM, ADPC Bangkok, Thailand
  24. Certificate course, ”Multi Hazard Risk Assessment”, ITC-Associated institute United Nations University, Enschade, The Netherlands
  25. CBDRM manual development (Course and trainers guide), RedR India, Pune, India
  26. Regional conference on DIPECHO, Kathmandu, Nepal
  27. WASH Coordination platform – SA/SEAP, RECA Project, UNICEF, Bangkok

National (In Sri Lanka): 

  • Humanitarian Accountability & Quality Management Standards HAP-Pakistan, Colombo
  • Managing Projects and People, RedR UK/Oxford Brookes University, Colombo
  • Grants Management, Strategic Financial Management & Budgeting, Mango UK, Colombo
  • Participatory approaches in Community Development, RedR UK in Sri Lanka, Colombo
  • Asia Pacific regional short course in Essentials of Humanitarian Negotiation, UNHCR e-centre, Japan held in Colombo
  • Sphere in Humanitarian Practice & Training of Trainers, RedR UK in Sri Lanka, Colombo
  • Project Management–PMI certified course Singapore Informatics/PMI USA, Colombo
  • Certificate in Teaching in Higher Education (CTHE), South Eastern University/UGC HETC Grant
  • Conflict Sensitivity Approaches, RedR UK/CS Consortium Sri Lanka, Colombo