Welcome to Open minds e.V.
We are an international education initiative for NGOs and projects from around the world that are committed to securing social, ecological and democratic progress. leading to a world of equal opportunities to all.
We aim at supporting in particular projects and organizations that are working towards progressive policies. We consider policies progressive that...
Startup Summit - Paris, France September 3-7, 2018 - This event will be for groups that are just starting their journey and want to learn the basics of building an organisation that can help citizens in their region participate in their communities as well as train new staff on the best tools, including new tech, currently available to them
All offers of OPEN minds e.V. ought to be free of charge and accessible to all. If it is possible, from a budgetary point of view, we will also bear travel and accommodation costs. If you were a member of a larger organization with sufficient financial resources we would appreciate a donation!
Please organize your arrival yourself. You can then submit our reimbursement form with your original receipts by mail (regular mail) and we will fully reimburse you. We will take care of board and lodging.
After successful completion of registration we will send you an e-mail with all relevant information.
For support on fundraising and accounting please contact - Ranjani@openmindsev.org
For more support on training and starting your new organisation please contact - Rebecca@openmindsev.org
We are a small association and currently have limited capacity. If you are interested in participating in one of our events: please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and enclose a short letter of motivation as well as some information about your project or your organisation, including your web address if possible. Subject line: Title of the event and date.
We will do our best to answer all inquiries as soon as possible.
In addition to conferences and seminars we offer the possibility to learn from each other directly in form of secondments. Dates will be set up individually.
If you would like to participate in a secondment we will need more detailed information. Please e-mail us the answers to the following questions: What are your responsibilities in your project? What is it exactly that you wish to learn more about? Do you already know an organization you would like to learn from? Is there something that needs to be considered when choosing a partner organization for you (language etc.)?
The more detailed you describe your plans and needs the greater are the chances that we find what you are looking for.
In special cases, OPEN minds e.V. can offer financial support for the start-up phase or for individual projects. Please send us a project description with the budget composition for the first year and financing concept for the first two years.
With generous support from
Protect the Planet
FONDATION DES FONDATUER
Dachstiftung Individuelles Schenken
Fondation Charles Leopold Mayer (FPH)
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