Call for Participants: Weekend training - Membership recruitment and change management - October 2019, Brussels

About the capacity building weekend training course:

One of the topics we received the highest interest from our sections is membership management, more specifically membership recruitment but also change management. These topics will be covered during the 2nd capacity building weekend training course of this year.

The training course is going to be organised in Brussels 4th to 6th of October 2019 and it will gather around 20 JEFers coming from all around Europe. The trainers for the training are going to be from our pool of trainers and will use non-formal educational methodology to ensure that the training is offering space for continuous participation but also is tailored by your needs.
The specific objectives are:

  • Offer space for representatives from different JEF Sections to learn from each other and share their experience on members management 

  • Introduce different examples and positive practices of membership recruitment 

  • Encourage JEF members to work on their organisational strategies on change management 

Who is eligible to apply: 

  • JEF Members 

  • Youth activists 

  • Young people interested in joining a JEF Section

Please find the application on the following link.
Deadline for applications: Sunday, September 8th, 2019 ( 23:59 CET)

Practical Information:

The participation fee (20 Euros) covers full board and lodging during the weekend training course (October 4th-6th 2019). All meals are covered from Friday dinner until Sunday lunch. 

Travel reimbursement: 80% of the travel costs (up to 100€)

JEF Europe will only issue travel reimbursement by bank transfer and upon presentation of all original documents after the end of the training. 

Important: Do not book your ticket and/or pay the participation fee before you receive an email confirmation regarding your selection. 

Cancellation policy: Participants who have been confirmed and have paid their participation fee, but cancel their participation after September 16th will receive 50% of their participation fee. Cancellations after September 15th 2019 are not refundable at all. 

Participation in all sessions is compulsory: In case of absence, JEF Europe may apply a penalty on the travel reimbursement. 

Visa procedure 

JEF Europe will assist in visa procedures if needed. Participants requiring a visa to Belgium are requested to complete the dedicated question in the application form. In case you need an invitation letter please contact us at / 

Detailed agenda

The detailed agenda of the training and an infokit will be sent to the participants shortly after their selection.