Workshop on Financial Administration and Risk Management

From 25 - 27 November 2019

Participants of the workshop will learn the different issues of risk management. © KKID

The three days workshop "Financial Administration and Risk Management" with special emphasis on formats and requirements in the context of projects being co-financed by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany, BMZ, takes place at  Karl Kübel Institute for Development Education (KKID), Coimbatore/South-India, from 25-27 November 2019

Volker Sowade, External Auditor, Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany (BMZ), Karin Wollgarten, Head of Finance & Administration (Kolping International) and Ralf Tepel, Executive Director Karl Kübel Stiftung, Germany, will be presenting the requirements regarding the audited statements of accounts. Furthermore an experienced local Chartered Accountant will answer tax related questions.

Risk management and best practices from the field

Apart from that qualitative standards of documents/reports being subject of the audit will be communicated. In addition special emphasis will be laid on the issue of risk management, i.e. the team will sensitise on the relevance and importance of different dimensions of risks, risk assessment and appropriate steps to avoid or minimise risks. This will be done along very practical experiences and best practices from the field.

Furthermore a highly experienced Indian Chartered Accountant specialised in conducting audits for NGOs will give information regarding the recent developments in the Indian legal framework as well as on financial and fiscal issues in general.

The presentations and discussions shall mainly follow very practical examples as well as representative case studies and best practices from the field of NGO-operations. In working group exercises actual problems will be discussed and practicable solutions will be jointly elaborated.

For whom is this workshop?  

To make the workshop most efficient the participants are requested to send their particular queries and concerns well in advance, so that the same can be appropriately addressed in the workshop.

Participants:Chief functionaries of NGOs, Project-Accountants and Chartered Accountants of NGOs, Representatives of the German donor agencies (max. two participants from Indian NGOs and one representative from German partner organisations)

The workshop language will be English.

Previous Experience

  • Knowledge in accounts management 
  • Good command over English language

Registration and organisational details

Course Fee:  The cost per person for the workshop are 3.500,00 INRs. / 50 Euro incl. food / accommodation during the 'workshop days', transport from station /airport Coimbatore to KKID & return, training materials and course fee. The costs have to be settled directly with Good Shepherd Health, Education Centre & Dispensary, 43, Good Shepherd Convent, Mariyapuram, Karamadai, Coimbatore 641 104, India. Taxes as applicable will be extra and shall be borne by the participant. 

Non-Indian participants will have to make the payment with KKS, Germany. Details will be given while confirming registration.

Registration:  Due to spam problems we can only accept Online- or Fax-Registration for the workshop. For online registration please choose the concerned link. Your registration will be confirmed by mail soon after it has reached our office.A maximum of two persons per local NGO will be considered. Number of participants will be 60.

Deadline for registration :  2nd October 2019

IT / Computer / WIFI

We have to inform you that there is no ‘WIFI’ available in and around KKID. Sticks (Pen drive) cannot be inserted in KKID computer system. You can for sure check your personal account at the facility provided in the course house where you will have the programme.

For any clarification, please, contact Mrs. Sabine Beier, Karl Kübel Stiftung für Kind und Familie, Germany Tel:  +49 (0)6251 7005-22/Fax: +49 (0)6251 7005-65; Email:

Looking forward to welcome you as participants at KKID in November 2019!

Data Protection Policy

Herewith I do agree that Karl Kübel Stiftung uses my contact details for event organisation. My personal contact details such as name, address and email will only be used in the context of the given purpose as well as for information about the work of Karl Kübel Stiftung. Karl Kübel Stiftung will not transfer my data to third parties. In the framework of preparation of the event my contact details can only be handed over to co-initiators, if necessary.

The consent is voluntary and can be withdrawn in future at any time. In such case, please, send us an email to the following address: ez(at) By practising your right of withdrawal we will delete your contact details immediately.


For any clarification, please, contact Mrs. Sabine Beier, Karl Kübel Stiftung für Kind und Familie, Germany

Tel:  0049 (0)6251 7005-22/Fax: 0049 (0)6251 7005-55; Email: s.beier(at)



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