12 September 2014
The Advocacy & Lobbying training has kicked off at the LUNGOS Conference room. The two day training is being facilitated by Mr Benjamin Vel.
The aim is to train members of NGO’s to be successful advocates and lobbyists for their NGOs, its key beneficiaries and the general area / sector in which they operate.
The other trainings that will follow are:
– Social marketing 25 – 26th September 2014
– Project writing and Implementation and 9 – 10 October 2014
– Report writing and minutes meeting 23 – 24th October 2014
The objective of organising the 4 part training sessions are to develop the capacity of NGO’s in the areas of advocacy, social marketing and, networking to achieve higher level of impact in the various groups within civil society.Another objective is to provide an opportunity for the NGO’s to network with each other and share ideas and experiences to enhance the effectiveness of their programme delivery in the above field and lastly the training sessions are being held to equip them with the necessary skills to engage policy makers.