Among our many learning and development opportunities within CARE, Temporary Duty Assignments (TDYs) are the most popular. TDYs give you an opportunity to gain experience and exposure to various elements of work within CARE.
At CARE we believe that learning should be flexible and formal, so we have partnered with a diverse group of organizations to offer a variety of learning and development opportunities. These partnerships allow us to offer CARE employees proven programming, discounted rates and/or free access, and exposure to other sources joining the movement to end world poverty.
eCornell produces award winning programming that is exclusively designed for people working in the developing world. Programming is offered at a highly discounted rate. Click here for registration instructions.
Humentum is an organization focused on building communities, enabling learning, providing expertise, and engaging in advocacy to promote operational excellence of the global NGO community. Global programming is offered at a highly discounted rate.
We are not the first to see the value of a global learning resource, we have connected with other NGOs to identify credible and free learning resources focused on humanitarian work. The sites listed below offer a variety of resources, specializations, and opportunities.
+Acumen, the world’s school for social change offers CARE employees world-class online courses that empower you to think differently, learn collaboratively and join a global community of learners and doers with a burning desire to change the world. Courses vary in pricing, ranging from free to no more than $25.
DiasterReady.org makes cutting-edge professional development resources available to relief and development workers and volunteers – anywhere, anytime, at no cost.
CARE Emergency Toolkit (CET) collects everything that CARE knows about emergency response. It is an encyclopedia for emergencies – an online reference guide!
TED is a global community, welcoming people from every discipline and culture who seek a deeper understanding of the world. On TED.com everyone has access to a clearinghouse of free knowledge from the world’s most inspired thinkers.
Erdaak means “realization” in Arabic and is a non-profit Arabic platform for Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Edraak provides a platform for a diverse range of free online courses, offered by top universities and entities. CARE Academy also offers a variety of courses in Arabic, click here to explore our courses.
The HBDI® is a psychometric assessment that defines the way you think and process. It gives you valuable knowledge about yourself, so you can learn how to “flex” into other ways of thinking to adapt to others. CARE USA staff are certified to help you use this tool, click here to learn more.
Georgia Center for Nonprofits provides nonprofits with the tools they need to make a difference by offering training solutions for nonprofit effectiveness in fundraising, strategic planning, budgeting, and other insightful topics. GCN offers a highly discounted rate on Atlanta based workshops. *Recommended for Atlanta based staff.