Application deadline: October 28 2013
In order to influence governance and national policies, civil society needs to be able to do undertake credible investigative and policy research and analysis to produce cogent reports, policy briefs, monographs and books around which more focused advocacy can be launched. This is important, because too often government officials tend to dismiss...
02-06 December, 2013
Application deadline: September 9 2013
Policy advocacy is a strategy to influence policy makers when they make laws and regulations, distribute resources, and make other decisions that affect people’s lives. The principal aims of advocacy are to create policies, reform policies, and ensure policies are implemented.
11-13 September, 2013
Application deadline: September 20 2013
The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) invites you to apply for a specialised training on Results Based Monitoring and Evaluation. This module will enable you to professionally assess the efficiency, effectiveness and impact of your projects/interventions and organisational performance. Results-Based Monitoring and evaluation enhances the...
21-23 October, 2013
Application deadline: August 17 2013
This course gives participants a thorough understanding of theories of change and how to influence processes in their own context to achieve social, political and policy change. Participants will build on existing skills to help plan and deliver effective advocacy strategies and build capacity and confidence in the ways in which relate to different...
26-29 August, 2013
Application Deadline: August 17 2013
Venue: Tamale, Ghana
The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI) is pleased to welcome your application to participate in its course on “Rights-based Approach to Development (RBAD) Training” for CSOs in the Northern Region of Ghana. The RBAD training seeks to introduce participants to the concept of rights-based approach to development;...
26-29 August, 2013
Application deadline: August 7 2013
Civil society practitioners involved in community action have the responsibility of ensuring that their limited resources are used effectively while implementing programmes. However basic financial management skills are often lacking and financial accountability often gets side-lined during programme implementation. Good financial management is very...
14-16 August, 2013