Project: Youth Leadership for Peace-Building (YLP)
This guide describes the peace-building process with a focus on integrated concepts and culture. It highlights development of leadership skills for advocacy campaigns and factors for garnering external support. The guide also identifies concepts and types of human rights, good governance, effective project writing and training skills.
Project: Promoting Citizenship to Engage Arab Youth
This manual contains a table of contents, as well as an introductory section focusing on the manual's goals - who it is intended for and how to benefit from it. It also contains a chapter on "The Media and Us," covering the history, financing and importance of the news media.
Project: Women in Technology (WIT)
This manual accompanies the Entrepreneurship Training Participant Manual, providing trainers with timing, context and purpose, materials, preparation, learning objectives and practice for six sessions. This is part of WIT's Entrepreneurship Training.
Project: Establishing Student Councils
The manual is used in workshops to establish and run student councils in Yemen. It focuses on eight areas related to student councils: significance, duties and responsibilities, and formation; elections; the means to begin work; planning and the development of action plans; fundraising; evaluation; leadership skills; and helping the transition to the next year.
Project: Local Engagement for Advocacy and Dialogue (LEAD)
This brief handout accompanies the guide on strategic planning for NGOs and includes an exercise for participants to consider reasons for strategic planning, using SWOT analysis and a selection of tools.
Project: Online Activism Institute
In this self-paced course, users explore and develop their leadership style and identify what kind of leadership would be most effective for their situation. Steps are included to create a plan for developing a communication style.
Project: Youth and Democracy Reform in Yemen
This resource describes an inclusive democratization process in Yemen through increasing political awareness and empowerment of youth. The training guide presents a wide range of programs, exercises and workshops focusing on democratic principles. It includes five chapters: concepts of political empowerment and youth; political rights and duties; mechanisms of political empowerment; political empowerment skills; and the future of youth political empowerment.
With My Project I Create My Future: A Training Manual for Designing and Managing Small Income-Generating Projects
Project: Improving the Services Provided by Microfinance Institutions
This training manual offers practical examples and applications for designing and managing small businesses. The guide consists of three chapters that focus on small sustainable income generating business; borrowing and microfinance institutions (MFIs); and success stories for youth projects.
Project: Partnership School Project in Oman (and the Middle East)
This presentation focuses on how social media can be used in education. The presenters explain what types of social media are available, how they can be used when teaching a course, advantages and disadvantages, as well as risks and gains.
Project: Support for Training, Advocacy and Networking for Development (STAND) program
This manual is meant to serve as an introduction to financial management for organizations interested in strengthening their knowledge and promoting collaboration and sustainability within the civic sector. It is one of a series of 12 manuals that was developed as part of the STAND program, which aims to build the capacity of CSOs in Kuwait and the region. A brief introductory video is available in English with Arabic subtitles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u5hn2ewCd4&list=PLJv7VOmQDSjCiufqB6vBimeuDu0WG5-qy&index=2. The full tool kit also is online: http://www.envearth.com/program_post_type/toolkit.
Project: Empowering Women's Community Based Organizations in Jordan
This presentation addresses the main aspects of performance evaluation for NGOs. It focuses on nine points: mission statement and goals, legislation, membership, governing bodies, planning and implantation, services and programs, IT, financial resources and the relations with governmental and international organizations.
Project: Strengthen Political Parties and Improve the Transparency of Electoral Systems in North Africa
The manual has three sections: Building the Confidence to Participate, Enhancing Capacities to Lead, and Making Connections to Succeed. The guide is designed to provide basic tools necessary to start taking action in communities.