CSOs From The Regions Of Armenia Improve Their PR And Communication Skills

On June 21-23, 2016, a training seminar for representatives of CSOs from the regions of Armenia took place in Yerevan. This time, the training seminar topic was “Visibility, communication and PR skills”, and it was chosen for a reason. According to the mapping study conducted by the “Civil Society. Dialogue for Progress” project to analyse civil society landscape in Armenia, PR

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Workshop‬ On ‪‎Subgranting For The EU Grantees – Kyiv, Ukraine

On 23-24 June 2016, a ‪‎workshop‬ on ‪‎subgranting/regranting‬ took place in‪ ‎Kyiv‬. 26 seminar participants presented 23 out of 28 projects funded by the‪ ‎EU‬ that contained the sub-granting components. The total amount of money that is transferred to third parties through these projects exceeds EUR 4.5 million. The discussion was very lively as the ‪‎seminar‬‪ ‎participants‬ shared their ‪‎experience‬, ‪challenges‬, and ‪‎successes‬. What is important

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Civil Society Organizations From The Regions Of Armenia Improve Their Project Management Skills

On June 01-02, 2016, representatives of CSOs from the regions of Armenia participated in a 2-day training in Yerevan where they improved their skills on project management. Why the topic of project management was chosen for this training? In order to be effectively involved in policy dialogue and reform agenda, CSOs need to develop their organisational capacities to become stronger

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Schools On Advocacy And Policy Dialogue In Ukraine

Schools on advocacy and policy dialogue skills, targeting local level CSOs were conducted in three regions of Ukraine, in particular: Odesa region – March 23-24, 2016; Ivano-Frankivsk and Zakarpattia regions  – April 21-22, 2016; Dnipro region – May 26-27, 2016. One more region, Kharkiv, will host the advocacy school in the end of June 2016. The training program covers the following topics: Planning and implementation of

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Khadija Ismayilova Depicted on a Mural in Warsaw

Khadija Ismayilova Depicted on a Mural in Warsaw

Khadija Ismayilova is depicted on a mural by Dariusz Paczkowski, which was unveiled in Warsaw at the corner of Al. Prymasa Tysiąclecia and ul. Obozowa today. Khadija is a journalist and political prisoner currently serving a 7.5 year prison term in Azerbaijan. The mural is an initiative of the Warsaw-based Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights

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First Meeting Of The EU-Moldova Civil Society Platform

The first and inaugural meeting of the EU-Moldova Civil Society Platform (CSP) was held on 10 May 2016 at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The CSP complements the political bodies existing within the framework of the EU-Moldova Association Agreement, and it allows civil society organisations from both sides to monitor the implementation process and prepare

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Book Launch and Discussion on Consequences of EU Enlargement in 2004

Book Launch and Discussion on Consequences of EU Enlargement in 2004

The EaP CSF member EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy and Institute for European Studies and the Institute for European Studies at Université libre de Bruxelles would like to invite you to a book launch and discussion: “A Mixed Bag? Reflections on the Big Bang Enlargement 12 Years On”.  The debate will take place on 2 May 2016 from 18:30 to 20:30 at the Permanent

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Panel Discussion on Dialogue between Citizens and Institutions Held at the European Parliament

The European Association for Local Democracy (ALDA) in cooperation with MEP Bogdan Zdrojewski, CORLEAP; Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) and its Belarusian National Platform, EaP CSF members Centre for European Transformation and Lev Sapieha Foundation held a panel discussion entitled “Dialogue between Citizens and Institutions in Belarus – the Way Forward?” The event took place at

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Civil Society Organizations From The Regions Of Armenia Strengthen Their Capacity

On April 21-22, 2016, representatives of CSOs from the regions of Armenia participated in a 2-day training in Yerevan on improving capacities on project design and fundraising. Why were these specific topics chosen? According to the mapping study conducted by the TA project to analyse civil society landscape in Armenia, financial sustainability is one of the biggest challenges for Armenian CSOs. Lack

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