We highly appreciate the opportunity to share the results of GURT Resource Centre activities in July – December 2016 with you. Already for more than 20 years, GURT is dedicated to serving active citizens and helping them to implement societal changes in their communities. Today GURT is the largest information and communication network of change-makers from all regions of Ukraine uniting above 32 thousand people.
February 16, 2017
Since May 2016, GURT Resource Centre in cooperation with Network of Estonian Nonprofit Organisations (NENO) implements the “TransForm GURT” project, funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Estonia. This cooperation aims to observe possibilities of establishing Ukraine Civil Society Action Platform according to European principles of managing and functioning. It will promote the intensification of civil society influence on different life areas in the country.
February 7, 2017
Sanitary and technical education is one of the branches in need of reforming and the introduction of new approaches. A graduate of technical and vocational educational institution should be practically prepared to work with the modern equipment in the framework of his qualification.
For upgrading the capability of institutions of vocational education and training system, GURT Resource Centre embodies the project «Public-private partnership to improve sanitary education in Ukraine», funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) in partnership with Geberit International Sales AG.
January 27, 2017
The usage of modern information and communication technologies is the key of NGO’s effective activity. Since 2016, GURT Resource Centre in cooperation with TechSoup has implemented Technology Assistance Program for Ukrainian Non-Profit Organizations, which is a real opportunity for the modernization of CSOs. Owing to this Program, the organizations can obtain software on special terms from the world leading donors.
December 16, 2016
During 3-4th December, 2016, within the 3-day national conference «Societal transformations in Ukraine: information and instruments required for conscious actions» GURT Resource Center organized the event using the open space format.
December 15, 2016
GURT Resource Centre studied the needs of the Ukrainian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the information and communication technologies (ICT) during October-November 2016.
776 managers of Ukrainian NGOs and 10 ICT experts took part in the study.
December 8, 2016
On November 30, 2016, Panel discussion «Technologies for development: the efficient development of prospective communities in Ukraine» took place in Kharkiv. The event, which was initiated by Microsoft in cooperation with GURT Resource Centre, brought together directors and managers of the international and Ukrainian NGOs and the representatives of state authorities. All of them joined the event for the purpose of the collaborative search for new effective cooperation models for the development of every resident of communities in Ukraine.
November 28, 2016
On 22 November, 2016, GURT Resource Centre presented Technology Assistance Program for Ukrainian non-profit organizations (TechSoup Ukraine). We invite you to use an opportunity to receive software as a donation by reference.
TechSoup provides change agents with innovative technological solutions and skills necessary for the promotion of social transformations. As a reliable partner during 30 years so far, TechSoup provides effective interchange between the donors of software and facilities, and those, who need technological solutions.
November 25, 2016
On November 22, 2016, Panel discussion «Technologies for development: the efficient development of prospective communities in Ukraine» was held in Kyiv. The event, initiated by Microsoft Ukraine in partnership with GURT Resource Centre brought together executive directors and managers of international and Ukrainian NGOs, charitable funds and representatives of authorities. Each of them joined the event to find new effective models of cooperation for the good of each community member in Ukraine.
November 2, 2016
GURT Resource Centre has successfully completed an important stage of the four-year Ukrainian-Swiss project «Public-private partnership to improve sanitary education in Ukraine» funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation in partnership with Geberit International Sales AG: six interregional Training and Resource Centers have been created to train professional plumbers. Soon these educational institutions will graduate hundreds of new plumbers in Kyiv, Dnipro, Odessa, Poltava, Rivne, and Chernihiv oblasts of Ukraine.