Primăria Municipiului Varşovia şi Fundaţia ContraPunctum lansează cea de-a 2-a ediție a Academiei Diplomației Culturale. Academia se adresează atât funcţionarilor publici responsabili cu politica culturală la nivel municipal, cât şi managerilor instituţiilor culturale locale şi nonguvernamentale din ţările membre ale Parteneriatului Estic.
Mai multe detalii se găsesc în documentul de mai jos:
CULTURAL DIPLOMACY – TRAINING PROGRAMME FOR EASTERN PARTNERSHIP CULTURAL MANAGERS
The City of Warsaw is pleased to announce the 2nd edition of the Polish-EaP cultural cooperation programme “Cultural diplomacy - training programme for EaP cultural managers”.
We would like to invite all cultural managers active in the Eastern Partnership countries: from the city officials in charge of cultural policies, representatives of Ngo’s and public institutions to freelancers.
This year programme includes the intensive training of cultural manager skills, workshops on selected useful subjects as well as study visits&encounters with the representatives of leading cultural institutions in Warsaw. Participation in the Eastern Partnership Culture Congress in Lublin will complete the whole programme with an unique opportunity of meeting the interesting people, already experienced in cooperation with the EaP countries.
- Application procedure: July 20th – August 20th
- Study visit to Warsaw: October 2nd-13th (Culture Congress in Lublin: October 4th-6th)
PROJECT SYLLABUS IN SHORT:
- Effective management of cultural institution/project (team building & communication, project preparation, implementation & evaluation, promotion & marketing)
- Culture in international environment (EU & world, international projects preparation, review of sources of funding, partnerships & networks, intercultural competences)
- Culture in modern society (art education, audience development, voluntaries movement & campaigns, social media, new technologies)
The selected participants will be split into few groups, according to their profile, experience and wishes/needs described in the application form. Each group will follow the separate programme containing the workshops, master classes & meetings with the experts & institutions representing certain specialties. The detailed programme of this part will be prepared exclusively on the basis of suggestions submitted in the application forms.
Eastern Partnership Culture Congress: according to the plan: http://epccongress.eu/en/
The project is open for all cultural managers not older than 35 years old (born not earlier than January 1st, 1978), having the EaP country citizenship and/or working actively in one of the EaP countries. We accept the foreigners from outside of EaP area, provided that they have a permanent stay permit in that region and already developed professional activity in the cultural sector.
You don’t have to already get the Schengen visa in advance; the valid passport will be enough to apply for the visa, once you are accepted for the programme.
The official language of the whole programme is English. To be an active participant, it’s compulsory to have a good knowledge of English: both written and spoken.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for the participation in the programme you need to go through 2-phase application form. The 1st part contains mostly your personal data to be verified by the application operator. Then, you will get the instruction for your e-mail address about how to access the 2nd part of application. In the 2nd part you will have to put all the important information about your education, experience, previous career & plans for the future.
The link to the 1st part of application:
The deadline for submitting the applications is: August 20th. Once you sent the application, by clicking the button “Submit” you will no longer have the access to correct or change it.
The results of application process will be announced by August 30th.
COSTS REIMBURSEMENT & LOGISTICS
The study visit to Warsaw participants will be offered:
accommodation in 2-/3- rooms in the nice hostel, located in the Warsaw city centre
- full board
- local transportation costs in Warsaw, and costs of travel to/from Lublin
Please note: the costs of travel are to be covered by the participants on their own expense!
The project is organized due to the cooperation and financial support of the City of Warsaw.