During 2019 some 40 members of staff and volunteers took part in 4 training periods in conjunction with the Dutch training organisation In-Dialogue.  These took place in the following locations

This training was funded by the European Union's Erasmus+ programme.

City Country Course
Gouda Netherlands Conflict Management
Copenhagen Denmark Strategic Management
Linz Austria Clear Leadership
Berlin Germany Strength-based Coaching and Guidance

A period of 'Work Shadowing' also took place in Cyprus.

As a result of the training skills and knowledge were enhanced.  These new skills and knowledge were brought back and introduced into the workplace and into the strategies and programmes of the organisations.  The skills and knowledge of staf were enhanced benefiting  both themselves and the organisation

Staff Away Day

Staff who attended the Erasmus training set up a staff training day for the organisation to disseminate and feedback the learning.  The aims and the objectives were pertaining to Co-operation Ireland's work, its mission statement and its strategic objectives. The new skills and new knowledge were used in delivering the very successful day.  A further day is planned for January 2020

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