Training in organizational and strategic management for the executives of Adult Education Centers (AECs) was held in Kyiv. The training was the first stage of an educational program organized by DVV International Ukraine to develop the quality of services, institutional capacity of the AECs and the competencies of management personnel.
Twenty participants from ten partner organizations of DVV International Ukraine participated in the training
The purpose of the first training was to increase the level of knowledge and develop the skills of participants in the strategic and operational management of the organization, to deepen the understanding of the need to use a systematic approach in the activities of the organization.
During the 4 days of the training sessions and practical tasks, participants developed organization's vision and mission, values, strategic direction for the organization for three years, an operational plan, and developed job descriptions for staff, a volunteer questionnaire for the organization, a monitoring and evaluation plan activities of the organization. In the last session, participants performed an organizational development assessment to further develop theшк organizational development plan.
The next stages of the training will be related to topics of study of educational needs, the involvement of resources, cooperation with coaches, networking, communication and other competencies required for the effective work of the AECs.