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Empowering Women II: Gender equality and the third sector


26-31 March 2012 | Paris, France

This partnership building seminar will focus on the concept of "empowerment " circumscribed in the wide area of the third sector.It will overview the different approaches in the third sectors- realties (community and voluntary sectors, etc)
Aims and objectives - facilitating the networking process among participants and promoting new common projects. - letting participants deepening the topic of empowerment in the third sector (precisely in NGOs) - deepening the analysis of the realities of empowerment in NGOs in the four regions (EU + MEDA + SEE + EECA) - enquiring on the effective gender equality inside the third sector and participants’ NGOs - giving hints on practical methods for reaching an effective empowerment in and outside the organisations (gender budgeting, gender sensitive internal rules, quotas, flexible working hours, e-work...). - getting a direct touch with the external environment, with organizations and bodies with strong connections with the thematic sharing experiences and best practices in the field Target group - Youth workers, trainers belonging to organisations or bodies dealing with the thematic. - Coming from EU and the three regions (MEDA + SEE + EECA) - A gender balance would be REALLY appreciated (or at least a significant male participation) Working language: English/French

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Training overview


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This Seminar is

for 30 participants

from Erasmus+ Youth Programme countries , Partner Countries Neighbouring the EU

and recommended for

Youth workers, Trainers, Youth leaders, Youth project managers


French National Agency (National Agency)


  • SALTO EuroMed Resource Centre. (SALTO Resource Centre)

Contact for questions:



Phone: +33 1 70 98 93 71


Boarding and lodging will be covered by the Hosting National Agency. Travel costs for Programme Countries will be covered by the Sending National Agency. Travel cost of Meda Countries will be covered by the Hosting National Agency.

Participants are entitled to receive a Youthpass certificate from the organiser, for recognition of their competence development during the activity. Read more about Youthpass:

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