5-12 November 2017 | Moscow, Russian Federation
This Training Course is for 12 participants from Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme countries , Other countries in the world , Partner Countries Neighbouring the EU .
We invite you to join a course on Democracy and Human Rights designed for youth workers who work in this field. The course designed for both – youth workers who work in the field of strengthening democracy and human rights in society as well as for youth workers who work providing democracy and human rights education.
The course will take place from 5th till 12th November 2017 in Moscow, Russia.
Democracy and human rights are powerful tools for the developing of society. But how can we reach required level of their development? We invite youth workers who want to discuss these issues together and find the answers to join the course!
The course is designed for youth workers who would like to develop their knowledge and skills in the field of democracy and human rights and education in the field of democracy and human rights.
We invite experienced youth workers as well as youth workers who have none or minimal experience in the field of democracy and human rights. The course is for those who would like to learn more about the topics and determine the ways how they can develop their future work in the fields of democracy and human rights.
The following topics will be discussed within the course:
The development of democracy and human rights – what are the ways how youth workers can influence on the level of the development of democracy and human rights; sharing best practices in the field of democracy and human rights.
Democracy and human rights education – what is the role of education in the field of democracy and human rights; where to find the tools and the programs on this education; how to become a human rights trainer.
Youth projects in the field of democracy and human rights – which kind of youth projects in the field of democracy and human rights can be developed, what are the organizations sponsoring such projects.
Funding opportunities – what are the funding opportunities for projects in the field of democracy and human rights.
Partnerships – how to find partners for the projects in the field of democracy and human rights; participants will be also introduced to each other as potential partners and will learn about the possibilities for cooperation.
Careers for specialists in the areas of democracy and human rights – what are the career opportunities for the specialists in these fields; careers at UN, Amnesty International and other international organizations.
Other topics upon request – we try to make the course as suitable to learning needs of participants as possible and therefore we leave the space in the program to include the sessions based upon the requests of participants about what they would like to learn.
This is not just a coincidence that we conduct the course on Democracy and Human Rights in Russia – the country where both categories – democracy&human rights – are challenged a lot nowadays. Today Russia is experiencing serious difficulties in the fields of the development of democracy and human rights. That is why we believe that Moscow creates perfect environment for discussing these topics. Here you can realize how important these topics are and which significant role they can play in society.
The course is organized by the Netherlands Institute of Business. Participants who will complete the course will be provided the certificates issued by the Netherlands School of Business.
There is a high demand in good specialists in the field of the development of democracy and human rights in the world. The course could be useful for those youth workers who do not have much experience in these fields yet but would like to develop their career further in these directions. Understanding the nature of democracy and human rights, being able to see the ways how to develop them in society, having good knowledge on education in the field of democracy and human rights you will be a wanted specialist in any international organization who is working in this area! If you are considering international career in the field of democracy and human rights – in your home country or abroad – this course can be a good starting point!
Are you passionate about the development of democracy and human rights in your country and globally – then join the course to strengthen your skills as human rights and democracy defender!
The fee for the course is 490 euro. The fee includes:
The program of the course (including all necessary study materials)
The accommodation (in the comfortable training center in Moscow)
Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner and coffee-breaks)
Visa invitation (which you will need to bring to the Russian Consulate in order to apply for a visa)
Unfortunately we are not able to provide any scholarships.
Application deadline (24h CET): 1 October 2017.
Date of selection: 5 October 2017.