National Resource Centre in the framework of its capacity building function focus on strengthening the CSOs sector’s capacity through a series of tailored training programs.
In order to identified capacity building needs of CSOs all over the country National Resource Centre in the begging of each year conduct a “Capacity and needs assessment for civil society organisations in Albania” and “Support NPO sector adaptability to Covid-19 Emergency”
Through the three regional offices placed in Vlora, Shkodra and the main in Tirana, organizational capacities of CSOs needs and challenges in organizational management as well as cross-sectoral cooperation are identified and the information is used to guide the designing of onsite and online training programs and technical assistance for CSOs that the Center provides in support of the sector.
During its 2 years activities the regional training program provided by the Centre included but not limited topics such as:
- Project Proposal Writing;
- Fundraising and Revenue Generation for NPOs;
- Strategic Planning;
- Legal Frame and Fiscal Legislation;
- Use of online collaboration platforms;
- Advocacy and Lobbying;
- European Union’s funding programs.
On demand & personalized Training Programs for CSOs
In response and to address concrete articulated needs and demands, mostly in the frame of advocacy initiatives taken by different groups of CSOs, personalized and on demand programs are provided by the Centre. Concreted documents are elaborated and developed during these kind of trainings such as advocacy, fundraising and communication plan.