2012 IAF Programs

Date/location Title Partici-
pants
Lan-
guages
Target Groups Closing Date
12.02. -24.02.2012
Strategic Planning  

English
French
**

Young leaders from politics, justice, administration and NGOs 20.12.2011

04.03. -11.03.2012

Strategic Political Communication   English
French
**
Leaders and communication officers of parties and NGOs 16.01.2012

18.03. - 30.03.2012

Political Communication in the IT-Age/Social Media   exclusively English

Communication officers of parties and NGOs, some basic user knowledge of IT and social media required, but no experts and computer whizz kids

30.01.2012
15.04. -27.04.2012 (Exkursion vom 20.-23.4. zum BPT) Online Liberalism Today – Freedom First

(e-Academy)
  English
**
Young leaders from politics, business and administration 16.01.2012
06.05. -13.05.2012 International Staff Training Workshop   English
**
FNF staff working in policy research and event management 19.03.2012
20.05. -27.05.2012 Political Leadership   English
Arabic
**
Party representatives, who have acquired a leadership position (up to 3 years of experience) but no old hands! 02.04.2012

03.06. -10.06.2012

Leadership in the NGO sector   English
French
**
NGO representatives in leadership positions 16.04.2012

24.06. -01.07.2012

New Public Management   English
French
**
Leadership personnel from politics, administration, research and private sector 07.05.2012
15.07. -27.07.2012 Liberalism and Religion   English
Arabic
French
**
Young leaders from politics, NGOs, business and administration 28.05.2012

09.09. -21.09.2012 (Koop mit Uni Gießen) Online

Human and Civil Rights

(e-Academy)
  English
**
Human rights activists, lawyers and politicians active in this field 12.06.2012
07.10. - 19.10.12

Politics and civil society: political parties and NGOs

  English
Arabic
**
Young party and NGO activists, preferably a party and an NGO representative  (two from each country) 20.08.2012
04.11. - 16.11.2012 Climate change and resource management: a liberal consensus?   English
**
Leadership personnel and activists from politics, administration, research and private sector 17.09.2012
25.11. -07.12.2012 Online
Strengthening Political Youth Organization

(e-Academy)
  English
**
Activists of political youth organizations from the age of 18 onwards 20.08.2012

** Spanish, French and Russian, if necessary because of the composition of participants.
         Arabic possible if requested by FNF-regional offices at the beginning of the year.

Remarks:

Arrival of the participants: 04:00 p.m.

Beginning of the seminar: 06:45 p.m. first day (Welcoming address)

End of the Seminar:          08:00 p.m. second last day,
                                             last day is planned completely for departure

Excursions / Field trips:          Tuesday to Bonn or Cologne (7 days seminars)
                                             Additionally from Saturday to Tuesday to Hamburg or Dresden at
                                             seminars lasting two weeks
                                             (Exeption: "Liberalism today" to Karlsruhe)

IAF seminars are designed as comprehensive curricula, where every element fulfils a specific academic and pedagogic function. They are funded by the German Ministry for Economic Development and Cooperation. For this reason participants are requested to take part in the full programme.

Application Procedure: Please e-mail letters of intent and latest CVs to egypt@fnst.org.


Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Liberty in Egypt : www.fnst-egypt.org