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Food Garden Project 2012/13

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

South Africa visits Berlin We were able to arrange an exchange with two South Africans, focussing on the subject of “Sustainability Through the Food Garden”. Sarah Goliath and Prophet Andrew Sauls from Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape) came to Berlin for a week in late November 2012. Together, we visited different ecological projects, exchanged experiences on [...]

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Training courses 2013

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Training for Returnees In 2013, SAGE Net offered a three-part training course for returning volunteers, to allow them to reflect on their experiences and the pedagogical design of the training cycle. The course taught the volunteers skills for designing group processes and phases, as well as methodological knowledge and moderation and presentation techniques. At the [...]

Professional Exchange

2006: PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

In this year, representatives from South African disability organisations visited Berlin. Throughout the 2-week visit by Ingrid Daniels (Cape Mental Health Society) and Mike Toni (Disabled People South Africa), the improvement of the employment situation of disabled people was intensively discussed. The visit and the resulting discussions with experts at the Integration Office, the Employment [...]

Professional Exchange

2007: PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

In summer 2007, a professional exchange focussing on “The Participation of People with Mental and Multiple Disabilities” took place, and involved the Cape Mental Health Society and Berliner Lebenshilfe

Professional Exchange

2009: PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Under the slogan, ”Youth, Health and Inclusion — common topics for different countries“, this year's exchange of specialists enabled professionals from various German and South African organisations to participate. The aim of the programme was to introduce German experts to South African organisations and their employees. They also had the opportunity to meet other people [...]

Professional Exchange

2012: PROFESSIONAL EXCHANGE

November 20, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Under the slogan, ”Youth, Health and Inclusion — common topics for different countries“, this year's exchange of specialists enabled professionals from various German and South African organisations to participate. The aim of the programme was to introduce German experts to South African organisations and their employees. They also had the opportunity to meet other people [...]

Conferences

weltwärts Partner Conference for Southern Africa 2014

November 17, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Download Documentation (PDF 7,3 MB) weltwärts Partner Conference for Southern Africa 2014 12–15 November 2014 | Port Elizabeth, South Africa Dear colleagues within the weltwärts programme, On behalf of the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) we are happy to host once again a conference for weltwärts partner organisations (POs) from Southern Africa (South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique, Botswana, Lesotho, [...]

Conferences

weltwärts Partner Conference for Southern Africa 2012

November 17, 2017, Author: KNNKT

weltwärts Partner Conference for Southern Africa 2012 14—17 November 2012 | Johannesburg, South Africa 80 Participants from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Lesotho, representing 41 partner organisations and 17 sending organisations participated in a conference funded by the BMZ and organised by SAGE Net. The organisations all had differing background experience and knowledge regarding the [...]

Conferences

Conference Volunteerism: Footprints in Social Development

November 17, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Conference Volunteerism: Footprints in Social Development 17th—20th November 2010 | Cape Town, South Africa At the conference in Bonn in 2009, “Ubuntu, Volunteerism and Voluntary Work”, there were various discussions about the effect of the weltwärts programme, using South Africa as an example. At the 2010 conference in Cape Town, “Volunteerism: Footprints in Social Development”, [...]

Conferences

Conference weltwärts — Unbuntu, Volunteerism and Voluntary Work

November 17, 2017, Author: KNNKT

Conference weltwärts — Unbuntu, Volunteerism and Voluntary Work 2nd–3rd September 2009 | Bonn, Germany In September 2009, the ”weltwärts — Unbuntu, Volunteerism and Voluntary Work“ conference took place in the Andreas Hermes Akademie in Bonn. It was organised by SAGE Net Germany, in cooperation with JUGENTI (the Internation Youth and Development Cooperation), and was financially supported by [...]