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Basics of Project Managament Workshop

Academic & Research
The CEU Campus
Saturday, October 15, 2016, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Human RightS Initiative (HRSI) is pleased to announce that applications are now open for a one–day intensive workshop on



Saturday, 15 October, 2016, 9 am - 5 pm

Monument Building 202

This workshop aims to provide students with practical skills needed to work in the not-profit sector. The workshop is recommended to those applicants who have no or relatively little experience in project management.

Goals of the training

  • To equip course participants with tools and knowledge which enable them to lead the implementation of any project in their own organisation.
  • To enable them to apply basic skills related to effective project planning and implementation.
  • To allow participants understand that strong ownership of the Project Management tools and processes are key to organizational effectiveness.
  • To familiarize participants with Agile Project Management.

Why you should come

If you choose to participate in this workshop you will get a firm grasp of specific steps in the project planning and management. You will gain insight and knowledge that is directly applicable back on the job, in your organisation. Beside this you will also get familiar with a new concept - Agile Project Management, particularly appropriate for new or fast-moving organisations, or for those in a fast-changing environment.

Come with a project idea to increase your chances to leave with a project plan at the end of the workshop.

The trainer delivering the workshop is Kiry Noémi Ambrus

Kiry Noémi Ambrus is the lead trainer and consultant of Civil Support Nonprofit Ltd., a company founded with the aim to improve efficiency of non-profit organizations by providing them innovative and integrated services. With her almost 20 years of experience in working with non-profit organizations in Hungary and CEE, she loves sharing her knowledge and inspiring others. She is a lecturer at the Pentecostal Theological College, teaching Management of Volunteer Organisations.

She started her career as a trainer and East European coordinator of the Olde Vechte Foundation (in Ommen, The Netherlands) with involvement in personal development, coaching and leadership trainings. For seven years she was the senior trainer and consultant of the Civil Society Development Foundation Hungary doing capacity building, training and consultancy for non-profit organizations across the globe.

She also worked for the Mental Disability Advocacy Center as Operations Director and later Fundraising Development Manager.

She has a teacher’s degree from the Lutheran Theological University Budapest and MA in EU politics from the University Of Pécs, Faculty of Law. This year she finished her coaching and management studies at the Pentecostal Theological College, Budapest.


CEU students, junior staff, CEU alumni, staff from Budapest–based NGOs, students from other universities, etc.

The workshop is free of charge for all applicants and all participants will receive a Certificate of completion.

Application Process:

Applicants should fill in the attached Application Form and return it to before the deadline.

The selection will be based on the application forms and the selected applicants will be notified via e–mail a few days after the deadline.


Applications should be sent to HRSI no later than Tuesday, October 4th.

Please, remember that we have a very limited number of places available so make sure you send us your application on time.