"Flying NGO" Erasmus+ Training Course Implemented!



The Project ‘’Flying NGO’’ which was carried out by Istanbul Arel University Youth Work Research and Application Center brought 30 participants together within the scope of Erasmus+ International training course in 05-12 August 2016 and it accomplished successfully. The Project was funded by Turkish National Agency and hosted this International cultural mosaic in Istanbul.

Within the scope of Project, which was hosted by Istanbul Arel Univeristy Youth Work Center, participants worked on ‘’NGO management’’ issues with non-formal education techniques. Main objectives of the Project was providing the way of goal settings for NGOs and personal motivation settings, creating human resources in NGO, developing partnership skills, finding funds and grants which are available for the organizations and developing the creative way of writing projects.

Manager of the Youth Work Application and Research Center Mehmet ÇETİNKAYA, Youth Worker Ümüt AÇAR, expert of Career Planning and Placement center Şansel ÇABUK and Özgür Nuri DEMİR who is expert trainer were used non-formal method. In addition to these responsible of the Koza Holding’s Social Media department Mustafa YILMAZCAN held the session about ‘’How to use Social Media Tool Efficiently’’ and Academician of the Istanbul Arel University Asst. Prof. Çağdaş DEDEOĞLU held session about ‘Volunteerism and Management in 3rd Sector’’ which brought enhancive diversity of training together.

Participants who came from abroad and different Turkish cities prepared cultural night to present their culture in their free time. The Project ended at the end of dinner out which was invited by the Istanbul Arel University Rector Prof. Dr. D. Serkan C. TAPKIN.