Call for applications: Master Class Programme, Belarus

Announcement date: June 5, 2013
Application submission deadline: 17:00, June 20, 2013

Organiser of the training: IPO Ecopartnership, Minsk, Belarus, in cooperation with the Regional Environmental Center (REC)

The Master Class programme is a five-day training for active environmental civil society organisations (CSOs) in Belarus, designed to build their capacity and strengthen their role in promoting change in the field of environment and sustainable development.

The training course will take place between July 3 and 7, 2013, in Minsk, Belarus. (Planned arrival: July 2.)

The training will be held in the IBB Hotel, 11 Gazeta Pravda Ave., 220116 Minsk, Belarus.

Representatives of environmental CSOs selected to participate will:

  • learn how they can make a difference, effect change and undertake more effective environmental actions; and
  • gain knowledge and skills related to: working with the community and mobilising actors for positive  environmental changes; communication, public outreach and the use of traditional and new media channels; and instruments for implementing the Aarhus Convention in practice (access to information, public participation, access to justice).

If you are interested in participating in the training programme, please read through the call and submit your application by 17:00 on June 20, 2013, to:

If you have any questions, please contact: Maria Mossiagina (,
Tel.: +375 17 3360191;
or Raisa Gerasina (


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