November 16 - 17, 2017, the representatives of the International Association "Eurostrategy" took part in the VI Forum of Organizational Development of Civil Society of Ukraine "Practices of freedom", which was organized by ISAR "Unity" in Kiev (NSC Olimpiyskiy).
Participants of the Forum were 1700 public activists, volunteers and benefactors, government officials, media, business and the international donor community, which gathered at one place, together to determine the direction of their development for 2018, to exchange experience, to find new partners and learn new tools of work.
The first day of the Forum, November 16, was devoted to "Practices of freedom" in which the participants joined the open discussions, meetings with experts, non-stop presentation of the best practices and a panel discussion on strengthening the viability of public and charitable organizations.
The theme of the second day of the Forum was "Who Owns Our Society?", Which was aimed at familiarizing participants with the tools of work in the community. During the work of the Forum, the representatives of Eurostrategy became participants in panel discussions on financial independence, the public mandate of trust and cooperation with donors and authorities that took place in the framework of the Forum, namely: "How to overcome mistrust," "Tools to attract youth to decision-making in the community" and "open interview" with international consultant Ken Phillips, which dealt with secrets of fundraising.
In addition, the event was full of events and interesting meetings of "all with everyone". So, in the "Hall of Champions" on "Zdtbantsi to the donor", the Eurostrategy met not only donors, but also friends and partners. This once again confirms the scale of the event, since activists gathered from all corners of Ukraine for the common goal - the development of civil society in Ukraine!