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Project Design Toolkit


Project Design Toolkit

Do you want to work in the humanitarian sector, but don’t know where to start? Are you applying for jobs but lack the specific skills details in the job description? Do you want personalised advice on your CV and future applications?

At just £50 a day for Individuals and £100 a day for organisations, Are you Ready for Humanitarian Relief Work? is a low cost, fun introduction to the best the sector can offer! If you would like to book any of the days individually please contact

Day 1: Proposal and Report Writing

  • Analysing the problem
  • Designing the intervention
  • Demonstrating change

By the end of the day you will be able to:

  • Define the purposes of proposals and report and identify a good structure for each
  • Describe the key issues to be considered before beginning a proposal or report
  • Design a project intervention based on a log frame
  • Demonstrate the change a project will make in writing, based on a log frame
  • Prepare a report on a humanitarian project

Day 2: Developing Log Frames

  • The Logical Framework approach
  • Creating a Log Frame matrix
  • Log Frames in practice

By the end of the day you will be able to:

  • Describe the log frame approach, its purpose and limitations
  • Carry out problems analysis using problem trees
  • Carry out objectives analysis using solutions trees
  • Apply vertical and horizontal logic to a log frame matrix

Course structure:

Registration each day is from 08.45, with each course starting at 09.00 and concluding by 17.00. The day is broken up into 4 or more sessions, separated by a lunch break and coffee/ tea breaks in the morning and afternoon.

Participants will be actively encouraged to participate in classroom discussions and group work. The trainer will draw on both theoretical and practical knowledge in order to make the experience and learning applicable to the realities of the humanitarian sector.

RedR UK is committed to making our courses accessible to any organisation, regardless of size. We offer course scholarships for eligible participants who meet specific criteria. For more information on RedR Scholarships and how to apply, please click here.

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Course Overview

Course Length
2 days
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