SIF invites the employees of governmental and municipal institutions to apply for training in intercultural communication!

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Society Integration Foundation invites the employees of governmental and municipal institutions to apply for training in intercultural communication!

In order to increase intercultural communication skills of employees of governmental and municipal Institutions which are working with or could face third country nationals at their work in the future, Society Integration Foundation organizes training course „Intercultural communication"!

Society Integration Foundation in cooperation with experts has elaborated training program „Intercultural communication" in 2011. During the elaboration process of the program analysis of recent researches and scientific literature was carried out, the experience and recommendations of third country nationals was heard out, the concept of the training program was coordinated with publics of third country nationals, and the experience, needs and recommendations of representatives of governmental and municipal institutions and NGOs was summarized, carrying out deepened interviews. This year the training program "Intercultural communication" was improved, supplementing it with different innovative elements and methods of education, simultaneously creating it on highly qualitative and actual theoretical and practical basis.

40 employees of governmental and municipal institutions will have the possibility to participate in the training "Intercultural communication" in 2013. The training will be organized in two groups:

1st group: April 29-30 and May 13-14
2nd group: May 2-3 and May 16-17.

The set of training consists of two seminaries, and each of them lasts for two full days (2x2 full days, totally 4 working days, 30 academic hours). Registering for the training you can choose the preferable dates. The agenda of the training can be found HERE.

The training will take place outside Riga (the place will be precised). There will be organized transportation from Riga to the place of the training and backwards to Riga, as well as accommodation and catering will be paid for the participants in full extent.

APPLICATIONS: till April 12, 2013, sending fulfilled registration form of the participants to e-mail . The participants of the training will be selected basing on competition, evaluating the information included in the registration form. Detailed information on the training can be found HERE.

We believe that the knowledge and skills gained will help both you and your colleagues as well as for other persons concerned to create respectful and common understanding based relationships in communication with people from different nationalities.

We invite you to inform your colleagues and other persons who would benefit from training on intercultural communication!

Contact person: Jeļena Šaicāne, , phone 67078209.

See you in the training!

The information is elaborated in the framework of European Fund for the Integration of Third-Country Nationals Program 2011 in the framework of Grant agreement No. IF/2011/2./7 on the implementation of project „Actualization, elaboration and implementation of training course „Intercultural communication". The finance was allocated from the budget of Integration fund of Third-Country Nationals (75%) and State budget of Latvia (25%). Society Integration Foundation is responsible for the contents of the publication.


Information is prepared: 28.06.2013.