Training - Gender Mainstreaming in EU Projects and Programmes, 1-3 September 2015, Germany

Publish Date: Jul 03, 2015

Deadline: Aug 15, 2015

Event Dates: from Sep 01, 2015 12:00 to Sep 03, 2015 12:00

Great opportunity to update your knowledge and improve your skills for gender mainstreaming. This training will contribute to increase the relevance and quality of EU projects and programmes.


This training is particular interesting for European Civil Servants and staff of European institutions,non-profit organizations and companies involved in EU projects and programmes.


Two trainings have been planned. You can choose:

1-2-3 June 2015

1-2-3 September 2015


Both trainings will take place at a conference hotel in Germany, World House Wetten, close to Airport Weeze (Düsseldorf)


World House Wetten


Vellarsweg 2, 47625 Kevelaer-Wetten, Germany



Dra. Thera van Osch is a leading senior gender trainer. She has over 30 years of experience in capacity building for gender mainstreaming. In the past seven years she trained over 2.000 professionals, including EU Staff members. She studied Economics at the University of Tilburg, Netherlands, and is currently CEO of OQ Consulting BV in the Netherlands (

MSc Margherita Sofia Zambelli, finished her master in international cooperation at ISPI in Milan, Italy, and is currently gender trainer and project assistant at OQ Consulting BV in the Netherlands(


After registering participants receive a Training Wishes Assessment Questionnaire. On the basis of their answers to this questionnaire, the practical part of the training will be tailored to the wishes and needs of the participants.

Each thematic area of the training will have a theoretical and a practical part. Discussions, exchange of experiences and exercises will make the training dynamic and highly participative. Participants can make exercises with their own projects, or with the case studies provided by the trainers.

More information on the programme on the next page.


Day 1:

Milestones of gender mainstreaming, and main international and EU policy frameworks for gender mainstreaming

Concepts and rationale of gender mainstreaming

Strategies to promote gender equality

Day 2:

Gender mainstreaming in project cycle management

Tools and indicators for gender mainstreaming in projects and programmes

Gender mainstreaming in the logical framework approach

Day 3:

Gender responsive budgeting

Gender and economics.

Closing session


OQ Consulting BV stands for Organization pro Quality of life for all. We are a social enterprise with a worldwide network of gender experts. Caring for the Future is the core value that guides OQ Consulting BV. As an independent consultancy we deliver training, research and advisory services to strengthen social innovations and build capacity for transition towards human-centeredsustainable development.

Registered in The Netherlands: KVK Utrecht 30192800

VAT number: 821983659B01

Netherlands: Graafseweg 274, 6532 ZV Nijmegen, The Netherlands

German office: Vellarsweg 2, 47625 Kevelaer-Wetten, Germany.

Tel: +49 (0) 2832 9763233


Please send an e-mail with your name and contact details to:

For the training of June, register before 15 May 2015

For the training of September, register before 15 August 2015


Euro 1200,- per participant, including training materials and full board and lodging (excl. VAT), and excluding travelling costs. Early birds will get 15% discount.

You are an early bird if you register 2 months before the training dates.

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