The goal of this toolkit is to provide advocates with a practical guide to create and manage advocacy campaigns. It also focuses on skill building in public-private dialogue as a means for promoting and implementing the campaigns and strategic planning skills including monitoring and evalution, management and budget creation. An example of a Public- Private Dialogue Business Plan is provided in English.
Language(s): English, Arabic
The Practical Part of the Women's Rights in Kuwaiti Personal Status Law and the Bahraini Shari'a Judicial Rulings documents two national campaigns on women's rights and family law launched by civil society in the State of Kuwait and the Kingdom of Bahrain. This portion also places the campaigns within the framework of the larger movement for family law reform in each country as well as advocacy strategies and lessons learned for women’s rights activists in the Gulf region and beyond.
This presentation offers a list of factors and criteria a company should look for when putting together a board of directors. The checklist format allows readers to identify what criteria they do and do not meet.
This manual covers best practices for operating a non-profit, including how to create a strategic plan, how to motivate new volunteers, how to apply for grants, and how to utilize mass communication and the media. It includes examples of documents and case studies.
This presentation covers various topics in investigative journalism, including research, investigating, editing and publishing investigative news articles. It also includes suggested templates for formatting news articles in a descriptive, explanatory or narrative style.
This presentation gives an overview of various social media platforms on the web, such as Facebook and Blogger. It includes practical instructions on how to do effective Google searches and how to upload videos to YouTube.
This presentation covers aspects of news production, from research to publishing. It includes details of how to format news articles and what questions to ask (who, what, when, etc.). It also addresses larger questions of what is "newsworthy" and theories of the role of the media.
This is an extensive curriculum that includes details for several modules, including team development, interpersonal communication, problem solving, decision making, leadership, conflict management and more. Each section includes an outline of the session, session preparation, learning objectives, materials and supplies needed, setup, potential issues and alternative delivery, as well as detailed session outlines and discussion notes. This is part of WIT's Professional Development Skills Workshops.
This wrap-up of the professional development curriculum gives session at a glance and information about session preparation and session delivery. This is part of WIT's Professional Development Skills Workshops.
This document contains tools for the management of the Professional Development course, as well as background material on facilitation skills that is especially important for technically skilled people new to the delivery of participatory, experiential training. This is part of WIT's Professional Development Skills Workshops.
This introduction to the professional development curriculum gives session at a glance and information about session preparation and session delivery. This is part of WIT's Professional Development Skills Workshops.