Toolkit

click on the blue titles for the documents/presentations:

How to successfully manage a Non-Profit Organization
Booster Bridge has put together a Handbook with 87 practical hints to successfully manage an NPO, edited by Foundation Arcanum. They offer their amazing expertise and insight to shed light on how to navigate your organization in these times, in which the running of Non-Profit Organizations has undergone radical changes and developments. We warmly recommend to have a look and let it inspire you!
The Handbook is available in English and French.
If you are interested, here you can also find the link to the website of Booster-Bridge.

Standards of Good Management and Accountability (World YWCA)
As all of you know, the World YWCA provides a guideline of what standards of good management and accountability (SGMA) are. They are a set of Standards that represent a level of management and practice which exhibit quality, responsibility and accountability.The World YWCA also provide a tool with which you can assess if you fulfill those SGMA. You find both of these HERE.

Quality Standards for Youth Policy
The Youth Forum has published a toolkit on quality standards, a practical tool for youth organizations to assess the state of youth policy in their context, whether it’s national, regional, local or European. This toolkit provides you with tools, tips and tricks to look at youth policy and identify what is working well and what is not. Have a look!

Work with Human Rights!
The Council of Europe provides fantastic programmes for youth and adults: Compass, and for Children: Compasito to sensitize, teach, play, discuss and be surprised by this topic, that is so important to us all: Human Rights. This material is regularly used in international trainings – also by the World YWCA – and is well recognized.

New Factsheet On Violence Against Women
To mark 
One Billion Rising 2016 – the global action to end violence against women initated by V-Day-, the European Women’s Lobby has unveiled a new factsheet on violence against women, highlighting our demands to the EU and the Member States.

Member Association Booklet 
At the ERM 2014 in Stuttgart the participating Member Associations shared the highlights of their work and other facts about their organisation. This information was put together to form this booklet in an effort to share knowledge about one another and facilitate joint projects between Member Associations.

Check List Shared Intergenerational Transformative Leadership
At the Pre-Assembly of the ERM 2014 women of all ages worked to put together criteria that can be used to assess whether a group of people is implementing good and transformative intergenerational leadership. Please feel free to use this checklist and become better leaders!

Membership Matters – Membership Growth!
This is a presentation prepared by the YWCA of Ireland, given during the ERM 2014, in which they share their best practices from the membership growth project they took part in for two years. This project was enabled through collaboration with the European Youth Forum. May this material be helpful to you as well!

Report on Equality between men and women 
We are glad to share the new edition of the report on equality between women and men in the EU. It has the most up-to date data on gender equality in the EU and its member states, reviews concrete actions undertaken in 2015 by the EU, its Member States and the civil society to promote gender equality. It displays encouraging results, but also sends some alarming signals…