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ICJA’s second workshop day held in Berlin on 12.03.2020

On 12.03.2020 we organized the second STAR E multiplier event with workshop character and presented the publication “Managing Organisational Change – Tools and methods to become a diversity-sensitive NGO” to an interested expert audience. The expert audience consisted of different representatives* of NGOS, who are active in the area of youth, voluntary work, political education … Continue reading “ICJA’s second workshop day held in Berlin on 12.03.2020”

ICJA’s workshop day held in Berlin on 20.02.2020

On 20 February 2020 we held the first STAR E workshop day with representatives of 22 NGOs working in the field of youth, volunteering and political education in the Global Village in Berlin Neukölln. The conference started with a culinary reception, which gave possibilities to meet and talk to other participants. After a short introduction … Continue reading “ICJA’s workshop day held in Berlin on 20.02.2020”

Upcoming events: Conferences for Multipliers by ICJA in Berlin

Einladung zu den Fachtagen für Multiplikator*innen des ICJA Berlin see English version below Unsere Publikationen sind fertig! Daher möchten wir Sie gerne auf eine spannende Tagungsreihe im Berlin Global Village hinweisen und sind dankbar für die Weiterleitung der Informationen an Interessent*innen.   Fachtag 1 „Standing Together Against Racism – Methoden für die Antirassismus-Arbeit und Empowermenttraining … Continue reading “Upcoming events: Conferences for Multipliers by ICJA in Berlin”

Transnational Meeting Čadca October 2019

Mid-October 2019 the STAR E participants were invited to Čadca, Slovakia. Three days full of new experiences, intensive work and exchange of ideas and good practice were waiting for us. Starting with a talk by Jana R. about racism and xenophobia in Slovakia, we learned a lot about minorities in Slovakia, the political situation and … Continue reading “Transnational Meeting Čadca October 2019”

ICYE UK multiplier meeting Nov 2019 – sharing the STAR E training handbook

The STAR E project has developed two publications – Managing organisational change: tools and methods to become a diversity-sensitive NGO, and The STAR E training handbook – both of which we hope other organisations can use for their work with young people and their own governance to help them engage with issues of diversity and … Continue reading “ICYE UK multiplier meeting Nov 2019 – sharing the STAR E training handbook”

European Parliamentary Elections

UNITED E-News —#MakeThemSmallAgain! Release of UNITED’s Index of Discriminatory Parties in Europe Who are the parties and politicians spreading hatred and intolerance in Europe? Dear Friends and Colleagues, A week before the European Parliamentary Elections (23 – 26 May 2019), UNITED is launching an online Index of Discriminatory Political Parties who spread hatred and discrimination … Continue reading “European Parliamentary Elections”

ICYE UK and STAR E

I attended the ICYE STAR-E meeting in Helsinki. Other UK Trustees, as well as staff, have benefited from attending the STAR-E meetings: these are a great opportunity to learn about our federation partners and to be part of vital joint initiatives which become stronger and more effective from the intra-federation collaboration. Inter-cultural exchange is a … Continue reading “ICYE UK and STAR E”

“STAR E – Be the Change!”: Training on Diversity-Oriented Change Management and Organizational Development

“Great trainers, great group atmosphere, interesting concepts. I hope this opportunity will be taken seriously in my organization and will be actually applied in practice.” (Please find here the final activity report: FinalActivityReport_BeTheChange_Berlin_2019_ns ) The training course “Be the Change!” was developed as an accompanying measure and opportunity to train employees, co-workers and active members … Continue reading ““STAR E – Be the Change!”: Training on Diversity-Oriented Change Management and Organizational Development”

UNITED COnference on Coexistence

Good news, for those who did not apply yet, we are extending the deadline for nominations to take part in our upcoming UNITED conference, which is now 31 March. You can find more information about the conference’s topic and programme here. You can nominate your delegates by using this form. Be aware of the financial … Continue reading “UNITED COnference on Coexistence”