Upcoming WDI Bootcamp Featured in U-M Newspaper
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
A leadership bootcamp for the directors of 20 NGOs from countries that recently underwent democratic transitions begins Oct. 20. It is sponsored by WDI and the U-M Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia, and aims to make civil society organizations more effective and sustainable.
The training program was recently featured in the University Record campus newspaper. Read the article here.
“We are looking forward to kicking off the NGO Leadership Bootcamp,” said Amy Gillett, vice president of the education initiative at WDI. “Working together with the U-M’s Weiser Center and the Slovak-based Pontis Foundation, we’ve put together a high-impact program that is going to help NGO leaders run their organizations more effectively. There is a great need for this type of training, and we hope this will be the first of many such programs.”