Practitioner Trainings for Nonviolent Conflict Transformation

6 weeks - 6 different topics individually bookable at KURVE Wustrow
Fortbildungen und Trainings

KURVE Wustrow offers 6 different trainings in 6 weeks (February - March 2019). Topics at the Practitioner Trainings for Nonviolent Conflict Transformation are

Campaigning for Nonviolent Change

Participants are able
•    to facilitate the planning process of a nonviolent campaign in their own contexts;
•    to select creative forms of actions for successful and sustainable campaigns.

Project Management

Participants are able
•    to assess the strengths and weaknesses of selected project management approaches and tools;
•    to select the relevant and appropriate tools for their project context;
•    to apply key elements of selected project management tools.

Introduction to Security

Participants are able to
•    Analyse the ways in which they as individuals and their groups, movements or organisations respond to risk
•    Carry out an in-depth context analysis with a view to improving security practices
•    Create basic security plans and protocols for common or high-risk aspects of their work
•    Know and choose secure practices and tools according to their own situation and capacity

Digital Security

Participants are able to
•    Identify and respond to emerging risks to the sensitive information they manage in their work
•    Maintain and improve the basic security of their digital devices and accounts
•    In accordance with their necessities, understand and implement advanced tools to protect their data storage and communication

Realising Gender Equity

Participants are able
•    to understand the basic concept of gender sensitivity in civil society organisations and activists' movements;
•    to identify in which ways gender is relevant for themselves in their context;
•    to plan concrete steps for advancing a safer space and gender sensitive mainstreaming.

Facilitation and Training Skills

Participants are able
•    to assess their own strengths and weaknesses as a facilitator of trainings for adults;
•    to better design trainings that are based on key principles of adult learning and the concept of Action Learning.

The trainings take place at the training centre of KURVE Wustrow in the Wendland region, in the North of Germany close to Hamburg and Hannover.

Each training lasts five days, from Monday 12:30 h until Friday 13:00 h. The trainings are held in English and are open to international participants.

Participation fee:

  • 1.500,00 Euro for organisations
  • 1.000,00 Euro for single persons
  • 750,00 Euro reduced fee for individuals (on enquiry)

The fee includes training material, vegetarian food and lodging in dormitory style. If lack of funds is an obstacle to your participation, please let them know. Depending on availability of funds, they may be able to offer reductions on the participation fee.

Applications should reach them as soon as possible, for participants in need of a visa or financial support the latest by 28 October 2018, for those without visa requirement the latest by 16 December 2018.

Please use the application form on the website

KURVE Wustrow
Kirchstraße 14
29462 Wustrow (Wendland)
16. Dezember 2018
Montag, 11. Februar 2019 (Ganztägig)
Freitag, 22. März 2019 (Ganztägig)