The Canadian Institute for Public Engagement (CIPE) is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to building and improving best practices in public engagement. They are offering a 2 day National Issues Forum (NIF) Moderator course (August 28-29, Ottawa, ON) to introduce this unique public deliberation methodology to Canadian practitioners. This course will give participants the tools and knowledge necessary to conduct NIF’s. This is a unique opportunity for facilitators to build their capacity to engage citizens and stakeholders on controversial or complex issues.
Registration is $250, and paid NCDD members receive a 15% discount (see all members’ discounts). Download the registration form at www.instituteforpublicengagement.org/docs/nifmtc.pdf. Visit www.instituteforpublicengagement.org/docs/nifmtc.pdf in order to learn more, and to register now for this exciting training opportunity. You can also visit www.nifi.org to find more information on National Issues Forums.