Promoting excellence in public participation in Southern Africa

IAP2 Foundations – Gaberone – December 2018


Building Capacity for Effective Public Participation to Promote Sustainable Decision Making.

The International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Southern African Affiliate is pleased to announce the presentation of this internationally certified training course in December 2018 in Gaberone, Botswana.

The training will be delivered by Elmah Nthebolan, a certified Principal Environmental Assessment Practitioner with the Botswana Environmental Assessment Practitioners Association.

Monday 10 to Wednesday 12 December 2018, Module 1,

Planning for Effective Public Participation (a prerequisite for the next course), 3 days

Thursday 13 and Friday 14 December 2018, Module 2,

Techniques for Effective Public Participation, 2 days.

Please download the registration form here for more details or contact us directly if you have any queries.

Who should Attend?

The Training Programme is relevant to people in such diverse fields as:

  • Practitioners and Consultants working in the field of Integrated Environmental Management i.e. EIAs, SEAs EMPs etc; for sustainable decisions making
  • Decision makers and authorities entrusted responsibility to roll-out Governmental policies, plans, programmes and projects
  • Project Managers in infrastructural development projects
  • Political authorities at local, regional and national levels of Government
  • Social/Community Development liaison officials

Further details regarding this opportunity can be found by viewing or downloading the course profile and training brochure.