When: 9 – 18 October 2017
Where: Aghveran, Armenia
DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING: 26.08.2017 (12:00)
The training aims on developing a new way of thinking and consciousness on how each of us can serve the world, what positive impact can we have on others, how to think on a global scale and use SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP as a tool for positive social transformation, to provide participants with practical tools they can do the initial steps towards designing and developing their social enterprises.
📌To provide a platform for participants for an in-depth analysis and reflection on current opportunities and challenges in the sphere of social entrepreneurship;
📌 To equip participants with social entrepreneurial competences and multiplying skills for further work with young people in their respective communities;
📌To support participants in realizing the distinctive value each of them can bring to society, to better understand their potential and make more informed decisions in their lives;
📌To provide an opportunity for participants to get practical knowledge on how to develop and realize social enterprises (also by meeting with some actors from the sphere in Armenia), to widen their worldviews, and explore solutions for current challenges;
📌To equip them with innovative tools and methods, which can be used by them in work with young people to support them to manage self-identification and thus find the way for personal development and self-realization through social entrepreneurial activities;
📌To develop multi-stakeholder cooperation in the sphere of social entrepreneurship for developing mutual strategies to extend their activities;
📌To develop a network between participants for follow-up projects to elaborate further the topics of Social Entrepreneurship, to involve more participants in the study and social transformation processes.
Profile of participants:
✏The training course is open to youth workers and leaders from various countries, who are interested in challenging their own perceptions and to deeply reflect about topics related to the objectives of the Training Course.
✏The Training Course is open for staff members or active volunteers in the NGOs dealing with projects in the thematic field of the training, who have considerable experience in delivering training modules in the field of entrepreneurship (including social entrepreneurship) to young people
✏ Participants should be committed to take part in the full duration of the project and have a mandate from their sending organizations for the initiation, development and implementation of follow-up projects for young people of their communities in the thematic fields of the Training Course.
✏ As the working language of the Training will be English, participants should be able to communicate fluently in English.
Costs: Travel expenses are covered in 275 euros. Lodgings are covered in 100%. Health and travel insurance need to be covered by the participants.
Working language: English