Results of the study on the information and communication technologies needs of Ukrainian NGOs (INFOGRAPHICS)

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.

The main goal of the study was to learn about current needs of Ukrainian NGOs in ICT and to find a ground for key message aimed at offering to Ukrainian NGOs better services in the framework of Technology Assistance Program. Read more

Community development by using information and communication technologies: media report

December 8, 2016

On November 30, 2016, in Kharkiv a public discussion «Technologies for development: the efficient capacity of сapable communities in Ukraine» took place. 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.


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GURT: New plumbers for new 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.

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Small business development for local communities’ good

October 5, 2016

During 23-25th September and 30 September – 2nd October 2016, due to the «Employment through Entrepreneurship» project, participants from Kyivska oblast attended «Start your business» trainings. The project was implemented by GURT resource center with the financial support of the World Jewish Relief and Kiev regional employment center’s assistant. International Labour Organization program «Start and improve your business» was the basis for these trainings.

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Get acquainted with GURT Communiqué for January-June 2016!

July 14, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

We appreciate the opportunity to share with you the results of GURT Resource Centre activities in January – June 2016. Already for 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 network of change-makers from all regions of Ukraine uniting above 28 thousand people.


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Assessment of the state and capacity of CSOs in Zaporizhizhia oblast results (INFOGRAPHICS)

July 5, 2016

GURT Resource Centre has studied the state of the Ukrainian civil society organizations in Zaporizhzhia oblast during January-February 2016. The assessment was carried out within the project “Strengthening capacity and networking of Zaporizhzhia’s CSOs”.

The aim of the study is to determine a level of development of the CSO sector in Zaporizhzhia oblast, to identify the potential, goals, strengths, weaknesses and limitations, as well as to estimate capacity development needs of CSOs for planning and implementing projects and programs, in order to further develop a training course on strengthening capacity management of organizations. Read more

GURT nicely implemented the project on development of women entrepreneurship: success stories (VIDEO)

July 4, 2016

GURT Resource Centre successfully implemented the project «Development of women’s entrepreneurship in Ukraine» funded by World Jewish Relief. The project is aimed at increasing employability and income-generation of women through development entrepreneurial skills and encouragement to official registration of their small businesses in Ukraine by providing training, consulting support, and subsidies for the development of their start-ups.


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