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KCSF's first Executive Program: Civil Society in the EU Accession process

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The Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (KCSF) is honoured to announce its first Executive Program, which is being delivered in close collaboration with the College of Europe on “Civil Society in the EU Accession process”, to be held on 11-15 September 2017, in Prishtina.

This distinctive 5-day executive program targets top-level executives of civil society organizations in the Western Balkan countries, including Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia.

This program is being delivered in the scope of a long-term collaboration between the Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (KCSF) and the College of Europe. Both partners have extensive experience in respective areas of expertise.

The module has been designed to cover several dimensions, including condensed understanding of the substance and roles of EU institutions, CSOs’ impact in decision making of the accession process, as well as real cases of engagement and their respective outcomes.

The participants will also be afforded numerous opportunities to increase their practical skills and expand their network to better leverage synergies for inter-organizational collaborations afterwards.

This event targets up to 25 the top-level executives of civil society organizations in the region, who are committed to engage into advocacy actions and have thematic focus on EU affairs.

Participation and accommodation expenditures are covered by KCSF, while participants should cover their own traveling expenses.

The deadline for applications is 4 August 2017.

More: Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (download)