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Advocacy Skills training, 3rd to 7th September 2018, Nairobi, Kenya
September 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am - September 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
The training is aimed at empowering the participants with advocacy skills so that they can be able to identify and advocate for issues that are of interest in their programmes/projects. Participants will be able to get a wider understanding of the principles, strategies and techniques of effective advocacy campaigns. Various advocacy activities that can be used in participant’s contexts will be explored.
Through the training, participants will be able to identify and prioritize critical local and national advocacy issues and themes that are pertinent to their programmes. They will also be able to get a better understanding on what effective advocacy entails and how their agendas can gain support at the implementing levels.
At the end of the training, the expectations are that the participants will be able to draw up advocacy strategies at their projects levels and will also be able to execute, monitor and evaluate the same.
The training content will include:
- Understanding advocacy, 2) Advocacy and Society, 3) Roles and qualities of an advocate, 4) The Advocacy cycle, 5)Building alliances, 6) Grassroot Mobilization, 7) Lobbying policy and decision makers, 8) Monitoring and evaluating advocacy initiatives
For more information, download the training prospectus here
To apply for the course, download the application form here