7-9 March 2016

TICLAB meeting, Istanbul, Turkey

7-11 March 2016

EFIL Programme Directors’ meeting, Cork, Ireland

14 March to 22 May 2016

On-line advocacy course

5-11 April 2016

Seminar “Islam in Europe between assimilation and rejection”, Dilbeek, Belgium

22-24 April 2016

EPOR core group meeting, Strasbourg, France

19-22 May 2016

European Youth Event, Strasbourg, France

10-12 June 2016

EFIL Board meeting, Reykjavik, Iceland

14-18(19) June 2016

EFIL Heads of Office retreat, Lisbon, Portugal

16 June 2016

EFIL Extra-ordinary General Assembly, Lisbon, Portugal

30 July – 4 August 2016

EFIL Volunteer Summer Summit, Venice, Italy

21-28 August 2016

Study session on AFS and refugees, Budapest, Hungary

Late August 2016

Leadership and Governance seminar, Bulgaria, tbd

18-25 September 2016

Volunteer Training linked to Partner Development, Mollina, Spain

29 September 2016

Intercultural Dialogue Day

EFIL’s Intercultural Dialogue Day QUIZ, Brussels, Belgium

October 2016

EFIL’s Board meeting, tbc

29 October – 7 November

Training for trainers, Czech Republic, tbc

3-5 November

Forum on Intercultural Learning and Exchange, Colle Val d’Elsa, Italy

27 November – 1 December 2016

ECTP European Citizenship Trimester Programme, Brussels, Belgium

5-9 December 2016

Support staff meeting, Turkey, tbd

January 2017

Meeting of Organisational Development Coordinators, tbd


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