On 13-19 September Foundation for the Support of Alternative and Ecological Cultures (Poland) will organise a seminar to support personal/professional development of participants, by improving their mentor /couch competences, discovering own strengths and gaps.  Deadline for submissions: 26 August.

Humanitarian organisations need more well-trained people to carry out practical action helping communities affected by disaster. The EU Aid Volunteers initiative enables Europeans to contribute to humanitarian assistance in countries where help is needed. The EU Aid Volunteers initiative provides opportunities for volunteers to engage in humanitarian aid. In the period from 2015 to 2020, 18 400 individuals will be able to participate in the initiative, including 4 000 who will be deployed by humanitarian organisations to projects worldwide. This initiative is open to a variety of profiles, from newcomers to experienced humanitarian experts.

Date: August 14, 16:00 - 18:00
Place: IPM Business School
Address: pr. Gazety "Pravda", 11B (basement floor), Minsk
Dr. Yuri Tserlukevich (Arizona State University) will deliver a lecture "Rational Expectation Models and Rational Expectation Equilibria Applications". Prior registration is required.Participation terms: Language of the lecture - English. The participation is free of charge.

The European Endowment for Democracy (EED) invites you to submit a video, which creatively responds to the question: “What does Democracy mean to me?” – with images and/or words.

The National Endowment for Democracy is proud to host a variety of fellowship programs aimed at helping individuals deepen their understanding of democracy and enhance their ability to strengthen democratic progress. With programs for both courageous activists and scholars from throughout the globe, as well as DC-based foreign policy professionals, NED provides opportunities for its fellows to explore new ideas and share best practices in a comparative context.

The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is a private, nonprofit foundation dedicated to the growth and strengthening of democratic institutions around the world.

Creative Development Center (Georgia) in cooperation with CRISP e.V (Germany) and IfA (Institute for international Relations) is opening a call for participants to get involved in long term qualification program "Conflict consultant for Internally displaced people".

High number of IDP (Internally displaced people) in the region of Caucasus as well as Ukraine nowadays, shows urgency of answering the issue of reintegration through innovative ways. Nowadays besides conflicts between states, we face conflicts among communities, or even inside communities, especially those affected by conflicts themselves.

Applications are invited for DAAD scholarships from developing countries' students. The scholarships are available for pursuing a postgraduate degree at German institutions of Higher education. These scholarships provide monthly installment of EUR 750 and also include the costs for health, accident and liability insurance in Germany and an adequate travelling allowance.

The general deadline for application is October 15 or December 2015 (it varies depending on the course/university).

The Secretariat of the 10 Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production (10YFP) organises calls for proposals to support the shift towards sustainable consumption and production (SCP). Governments and not-for-profit organizations in developing countries and countries with economies in transition are invited to submit proposals in response to these calls.

The Secretariat of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) is looking for an Advocacy and Membership Manager who will have a strategic role within the Secretariat focusing on advocacy, membership and internal communications. The Advocacy and Membership Manager will be responsible for providing strategic political analysis to support the development and implementation of effective advocacy strategies with institutional, governmental or other relevant actors. Along with advancing core campaigns, the Manager will identify and coordinate research on topical issues for the Forum.

The International Monetary Fund

"Financial Programming and Policies: Macroeconomic Accounts & Analysis"

A course on the macroeconomic accounts, their interrelationships, and the analysis of economic developments.

About this course
How healthy is the state of the economy? How can economic policy help support or restore health to the economy? Financial programming is a framework to analyze the current state of the economy, forecast where the economy is headed, and identify economic policies that can change the course of the economy.