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Two new workshops available at ECAS’ Training Centre!

06 September 2018

ECAS’ Training Centre has opened registration for our Autumn workshops, which will also include two brand new modules on EU Project Writing and Post-2020 EU Policy and Funding! All workshops will be held at our headquarters in Brussels.

Do you need to improve your skills for fundraising at EU level?
Are you looking to increase competences to successfully apply for, lead and manage European projects?
Do you need to enhance your advocacy skills, and influence policy at EU level?

If so, join one or more of our workshops in November, and benefit from our 27 years as a successful NGO! Register early to secure a place!

What types of training will ECAS provide?

ECAS will provide the following customised training modules in November:

  • EU Funding: Policies and Programmes on 6 November (9.30am – 1pm)
    Our EU Funding workshop will provide you with a comprehensive overview of EU funding programmes and policy, and the tools to identify funding opportunities.
  • EU Project Writing on 7 November (9.30am – 1pm)
    This workshop aims at developing project writing skills by walking you through all the EU project writing steps, and enabling you to test your knowledge through a practical exercise.
  • Post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework: Policy, Framework and Funding Programmes on 9 November (9.30am – 1pm)
    This workshop will present everything that’s already known about the new policy priorities and funding programmes, as well as advocacy opportunities and Member State positions.
  • EU Advocacy: Shaping the Agenda at EU Level on 13 November (9.30am – 1pm)
    This module aims to provide the essential tools for building an EU advocacy strategy, developing alliances and making an impact on policy issues that matter to you.
  • EU Project Cycle Management on 14 November (9.30am – 1pm)
    This workshop will give you the essential tools to enhance all aspects of your project management capabilities to deliver projects on time, within budget and achieving your goals. It will enable you to test your knowledge through a practical exercise.

Who are our trainers?

With nearly 20 years of expertise in fundraising, project management and advocacy, our Executive Director Assya Kavrakova will be leading the training sessions on EU Project Cycle Management and EU Project Writing.

Co-author the 2017 European Funding Guide for the Non-Profit Sector, and Training and Outreach Coordinator at ECAS, Huw Longton will be leading training sessions on EU Funding: Policies and Programmes, and Post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework: Policy Framework and Funding Programmes.

With a strong background of campaigning and advocating at EU level for several organisations, our Digital Democracy Manager Elisa Lironi will be leading the workshop on EU Advocacy: Shaping the Agenda at EU level.

About our training

ECAS offers customised training modules, tailored to your needs and based on an innovative training model which combines face-to-face learning with online mentoring and additional follow-up. This gives participants the opportunity to further advance their individual needs without taking any extra time off work!

Seating is limited: register now to secure your place!

Read our brochure for more information.

Read the testimonials of previous participants.