Training Activities January–April 2016

We are proud to launch the calendar of our training activities for NGOs for the first months of 2016.

For further information and registration, please contact us at Website Design for NGOs
Brussels, February 15, 9:30-13:00 and February 22, 9:30-12:00

No matter what your field of work or your scope of action are, a well-designed and accessible website is essential to achieve the goals of your organisation. In this two-session workshop, you will become familiar with some basic principles of website development that will help you to create or improve your institutional website. We will particularly explore the functionalities offered by WordPress and how to customize them according to particular purposes such as awareness campaigns, fundraising and promotion of your activities. Don’t forget to bring your laptop and be ready to share your ideas and experience with us.

EU Daphne Program: How to Apply and Conduct Projects
Brussels, February 25, 14:00-16:30

Daphne is the main funding program of the European Union for projects oriented to the prevention of violence against women, children, young people and other vulnerable groups. In this workshop, we will explore the programs’s priorities as well as its most important features, in order to make you able to submit competitive proposals for the open calls in the upcoming months. Based on the experience of successful projects, we will also give you essential clues on how to manage projects under Daphne such as financial management and partnerships. Création d’un site web pour une asbl
Bruxelles, le 11 mars 9:30-13:00, et le 18 mars 9:30-12:00

Un site web accessible et bien structuré est essentiel pour atteindre les objectifs de votre organisation, quels que soient votre domaine de travail ou votre champ d’action. Au long des deux séances, cet atelier vous permettra de vous familiariser avec les principes basiques pour créer ou améliorer votre site institutionnel. Nous nous concentrerons tout particulièrement sur les fonctionnalités proposées par WordPress et comment les personnaliser en fonction de vos objectifs particuliers. N’oubliez pas d’apporter votre ordinateur avec vous et soyez prêt à partager vos idées et votre expérience avec nous.

Webinar: Understanding the EU Funding Opportunities
April 14 and 15, 11:00-12:00 CET

Obtaining a grant from the European Institutions can be an intricate process, but with a clear understanding of the underlying principles and guidelines this can be a much easier task. Based on our valuable experience, in this three-session webinar we will enhance your abilities to apply for EU funding opportunities, giving you the tools you need to find relevant information and to understand the jargon and steps of the process. This practical knowledge will help you to prepare competitive proposals that can increase your chances of effectively receiving the funds you need for your projects.

Graphic Design for Institutional Documents for NGOs
Brussels, April 15 and 22, 9:00-12:00

Reports and institutional documents are critical for the diffusion of the work of nonprofit organisations, yet too often they exhbit a confusing and unattractive design. In this interactive seminar, we will introduce you to the basic principles of graphic design to give your documents an appealing and professional layout. We will focus on how to use open-source tools for producing documents with different purposes such as the promotion of your organisation or a fundraising strategy.