August 12-14, 2015. Under the leadership of EHRN and the Kazakhstan Union of PLHIV in Temirtau there was conducted the second national training on advocacy by community in the frame of the regional program “Harm reduction works – Fund it!”.
The purpose of the training to discuss the achievement of Advocacy activities od Sub- Sub – Recipients at the local level. There was presented analysis of the achievements and successes,
activities undertaken by the community. A lot of controversy was caused by the presentation of “The main conclusions of the financing of HR programs in Kazakhstan 2012 – 2013″).
In addition there were held exercises in groups “Strengths and weaknesses, risks and opportunities”, “Negotiations with the decision-makers in the informal setting “. Interactive games allow each participant to offer his solution to a given problem.
Among participants there were Olga Belyaeva (EHRN) ZHannat Kosmuhamedova (UNODC) and Andrew Spring (ENPUD).