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Regional Training on Strengthening CSO Fundraising Capacity for Sustainable Impact

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 31 October 2018

Plan International’s Asia Regional Office (Plan ARO) organized the three-day Training on Strengthening CSO Fundraising Capacity for Sustainable Impact from 8-10 October 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. The training forms a key area of capacity building in the Plan ARO CSO Regional Project for “Increased Accountability and Commitment of ASEAN and SAARC for the Realisation of Children’s Right to Protection”.

Overall, the training aimed to increase conceptual learning and practical skills of CSO partners to strengthen fundraising capacities in their organizations. More specifically, the strengthened capacities are intended to help the organizations diversify their sources of funding and use new techniques to increase the amount of funds they receive. The training was designed to meet four overarching objectives:

  • To increase understanding and knowledge of various fundraising methods;
  • To strengthen practical skills required for fundraising to sustain the ongoing advocacy work of the Project;
  • To take stock on the current good practices in raising funds for organisations and coalitions particularly for advocacy related activities through sharing experiences.
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Regional CSO Project SUMMARY and Infographics

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 7 February 2018

About the Project

Plan International Asia Regional Office (Plan ARO) has been supporting Civil Society Actors across Asia - Child Rights Coalition Asia (CRC Asia) and National Action and Coordinating Groups against Violence against Children (NACGs) – in their strategic advocacy efforts to “Increase the Accountability of ASEAN and SAARC for the Realization of Children’s Right to Protection”.

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Plan ARO Gender Equality Training Report 2017

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 22 December 2017

Plan International’s Asia Regional Office (Plan ARO) organized the four-day Training on Advancing Gender Equality from 02-05 October 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. The training forms a key area of capacity building in the Plan ARO CSO Regional Project for “Increased Accountability and Commitment of ASEAN and SAARC for the Realisation of Children’s Right to Protection”.


Overall, the training aimed to increase conceptual learning and practical skills among the CSO partners to advance gender equality in their programmes and operations. More specifically, the strengthened capacities are intended to promote gender equality in programmes and advocacy with ASEAN and SAARC in order to help ensure that their policies are more gender sensitive and transformative in line with existing international human rights standards.

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BOOKLET: VIOLENCE AGAINST CHILDREN IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 4 July 2017

Violence Against Children in Southeast Asia is a booklet which aims to be a tool for all child rights advocates in the region. It contains global, regional and national facts and figures on the forms of violence and the groups of children who are in vulnerable situations.

 

CRC Asia will launch the booklet on the 4th of July 2017 from 6 pm to 7 pm Bangkok time at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand.


Invited in the reception are representatives from international child rights advocacy groups, United Nations agencies, national human rights organizations and international non-government organizations. The launch shall also feature a performance by the Crescent Moon Space, a group of performing artists based in Bangkok.

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THE WORLD WE WANT: A Guide to the Goals for Children and Young People

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 20 January 2017

The Child Rights Coalition Asia has recently reprinted The World We Want: A Guide to the Goals for Children and Young People. This 32-page guidebook presents the Global Goals for Sustainable Development or Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in a fun and child-friendly format.

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Child-friendly material on ASEAN Declaration on EVAW and EVAC

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 20 January 2017

In 2015, CRC produced a child-friendly material which provided children with an overview of ASEAN and related mechanisms where they can meaningfully engage leaders on child rights. This year, CRC Asia wanted to further enhance the knowledge of children on ASEAN while working on one of its advocacy issues – child protection, particularly the elimination of violence against children.

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ASEAN Regional Plan of Action on Violence against Children

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 20 January 2017

The ASEAN Leaders have endorsed ASEAN RPAs (Regional Plan of Action) on Elimination of Violence against Children (EVAC) at the 27th ASEAN Summit on 21st November 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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Advancing Disability Inclusion

Added by Plan International Asia Regional Office | 1 November 2016

This training report of Regional Advancing Disability Inclusion training took place from 3-6 October, 2016, in Bangkok, Thailand. It aimed to increase conceptual learning and practical skills of CSO partners to advance disability inclusion in their programmes and operations. More specifically, the strengthened capacities are intended to inform the advocacy within ASEAN and SAARC, to ensure their policies are more inclusive and equitable, and that they are in line with the international human rights standards. The training was structured in a way that supports deepening knowledge and skills for tackling specific forms of discrimination/exclusion through a combination of theoretical learning on the various facts and models of disability and disability inclusion, as well as practical exercises based on personal perceptions and professional experiences of the participants.

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