Each summer, DCID offers on-campus certificate training programs in areas such as public finance, budgeting, project appraisal and tax policy. Courses are designed for mid-level and senior professionals. Every course includes a mix of classroom instruction, field visits, and guest experts.
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2021 OPEN ENROLLMENT COURSES
PARM gives you the knowledge and tools to conduct project and program appraisal, focusing on public and private investments, public-private partnerships, regulated utilities, and education and health facilities or service providers.
Tax analysis and revenue forecasting have become increasingly important functions as governments undertake reforms of their tax systems to enhance revenues, improve equity and efficiency of taxes, and promote economic growth. TARF provides the tools required to analyze key tax policy issues and implement successful tax system reforms.
Budgeting and financial management are at the core of economic, financial management and public sector reform programs around the world, especially in developing and emerging economies. BUDGET provides the analytical and operational skills required to reform budget systems and strengthen public financial management.
Effective monitoring and evaluation are key elements for successful planning and implementation of development programs. This two-week program helps participants learn the key steps and analytical tools to design and monitor programs and develop an analytical framework to evaluate their performance and outcomes.
Decentralization strategies are being implemented worldwide to improve service delivery, citizen participation and local financial management. PFD helps you develop the knowledge required to initiate fiscal decentralization policy and administrative reforms.
At this time, DCID’s Executive Education plans to hold our summer 2021 programs on Duke University’s campus in Durham, NC. Our team is constantly monitoring the dynamic situation and will provide updates in accordance with the latest information and guidance from Duke University officials and local authorities. Please monitor this webpage for these important updates. You may also review our FAQs, or send our team an email with any questions.
Duke Center for International Development
Sanford School of Public Policy
Duke Box 90237
201 Science Dr, Durham, NC 27708