Saturday, June 09, 2007

Skills Building Workshops - July series info

We will start the July series with an overview of Japan’s nonprofit NGO sector, giving an introduction of what is currently going on, and how to become involved. The workshops will allow you to improve your skills by working with others on practice situations, and engaging in group discussion. It will be a valuable and exciting experience!

Location and Access - Harajuku/Omotesando area
Jingumae Kumin Kaikan & Onden Kumin Kaikan
5-8 minutes from Harajuku (JR) and Meiji Jingumae (Chiyoda Subway) Stations.

Fee: 3,000yen per workshop or 10,000yen for all workshops
(Half price for students. All workshops will be in English.)

At Onden Kumin Kaikan
July 7 (Sat) 6-8:30pm (4-16 people)
Intro issue - Japan’s nonprofit NGO sector: What’s going on & how to get involved

July 11 (Wed) 7-9:00pm (4-16 people)
Skill area - Grant proposals: Research and writing to get support for your projects

July 14 (Sat) 6-8:30pm (4-30 people)
Skill area - Environmental Education: Ecological footprinting in your class

At Jingumae Kumin Kaikan
July 18 (Wed) 7-9:00pm (4-16 people)
Skill area - Basic project management skills: Effective tools for social change

July 25 (Wed) 7-9:00pm (4-16 people)
Skill area - Presentation skills for NGOs: Making appeals for new supporters

Skills Building workshops - To register, send the info below to
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