Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Ukraine, Serbia and Kosovo have been invited to nominate candidates to the above mentioned programme scheduled to take place September 7 – 25, 2009. The training is administered by SIPU International AB (www.sipuinternational.se).
International Training Programmes (ITP) are organised by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida). These short term (2-8 weeks) trainings are organised in a number of technical and administrative fields where Sweden has a considerable level of expertise to offer. Participants will receive full scholarship while in Sweden as well as in the regional follow up of the programme this means Sida will be covering the cost for participants concerning the participation fee, meals and accommodation. Sida will also subsidise the flight to Sweden with 500 USD, all travel costs related to the regional face of the programme will be carried by Sida. Personal expenses are not included.
The training programme will be conducted in English. Participants should hold an academic degree and should have at least three or preferably five years of relevant practical experience from work in the field of Local Environmental Management. The Brochure provides further details of the training programme.
Closing date for applications is May 22 – 2009 and the application forms should be sent directly to the programme organiser.
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Source: Cecilia Norgren, SIPU