The second phase of Capacity building with the Municipalities and the mentoring organizations began in September 2017 by implementing 3 trainings. At these trainings attended representatives from mentor organizations and municipalities of Karposh, Delchevo, Kochani, Cashka, Tearce and Resen.
First training in Advocacy through interest based organizations was implemented in the period of 20. 09 – 22.09. 2017 by Zoran Stojkovski. On this training the participants got the skills to guide a process for common needs identification and manage the process of advocacy and negotiation among the policy makers and community.
Second training – Conflict transformation through usage of Circle processes, was implemented on 27, 28th and 29th of September 2017 by Evgenija Gjorgjioska. At this training participants learned different stages of understanding the Conflict transformation: active listening, context understanding, non violent communication including visible and invisible conflicts.
The third training, Fact – finding data analyses and researching was implemented in the period from 03- 05 October 2017. The main goal of the training was to present to the participants the public participation in decision making process, Public Policies and Advocacy for public policies, target audience, and transferring the message of the target audience to the local community and stakeholders.The training involved theory presentations and practical usage through group work for concrete concerns for each targeted municipality. The group work was consisted of the municipal representatives and the mentoring organizations.