The PuntoSud Academy aims at strengthening the capacity of Civil Society Organisations, International Organisations and the EU Member States Specialised agencies to manage development cooperation programmes.
Since 2008, we are committed to support their staff working with the European Union, the world’s leading donor of development assistance.
We use our long-lasting expertise in developing and delivering training/eLearning modules and our in-depth knowledge of the EU external aid to provide high quality training programmes focused on the management of EU-funded development projects.
Learning PlanView other sessions
Mastering financial and contractual management of EU Grants for UN and Pillar-Assessed Organisations
A learning plan composed of one virtual classroom courses and one eLearning module to provide all the necessary skills to effectively work on EU international cooperation programs.
Mastering financial management of EU Grants
A learning plan composed of one virtual classroom course and three eLearning modules, to gain the know-how you need to properly manage, report and account for EU international cooperation programs.
Mastering winning proposals and EU Grants management
Two virtual classroom courses and three eLearning modules to provide all the necessary skills to effectively work on EU international cooperation programs
eLearning Package: A closer look at specific EU Grant implementing rules
A learning package composed of five eLearning courses designed to provide in-depth knowledge of specific rules and provisions linked to the management of EU-funded projects
Face-To-Face ClassroomView other sessions
Become a master of contractual and financial management of EU Grants under the PRAG rules
3 full-days course to provide a specific and practical overview of all the rules and procedures applicable to Grants contract signed under the PRAG 2021
Virtual ClassroomView other sessions
Financial management of EU Grants: everything you need to know from budgeting to final audit
3-session training module designed to strengthen the participants’ skills and capacity in financial management of EU grants.
Get EU Grants: writing successful proposals
4-session training module designed to strengthen the participants’ capacity to write successful project proposals and receive EU grants.
Managing EU Grants under PRAG rules and procedures
3-session training module to strengthen participants’ capacity to successfully manage EU grants for development projects.
Result Based Management approach: driving and measuring change in developing contexts
3-session training module to strengthen participants’ capacity in using the Result Based Management approach to design and implement effective projects and logic of intervention in compliance with EU requirements
UN and Pillar-Assessed Organisations: contractual and financial management of EU Grants in practice
3-session training course designed to strengthen the participants’ skills and capacity in managing EU-funded international cooperation projects.
WebinarView other sessions
An introduction to EU Grants management: from proposal to reporting, what you cannot miss
5-lesson webinar to improve participants’ knowledge and skills in obtaining EU funds and successfully managing EU grants under the PRAG rules.
NEW PRAG 2021: get all the novelties on EU Grants management (webinar)
Ad hoc webinar session to get a complete overview of PRAG key changes affecting Grants’ management
eLearningView other sessions
All you need to know about financial support to third parties in EU Grants
eLearning course to strengthen knowledge and capacity in dealing with PRAG provisions on financial support to third parties.
Be prepared for EU project expenditure verifications
eLearning course to strengthen knowledge and capacity to deal with expenditure verification within an EU grant.
Creating and implementing an effective Code of Conduct
eLearning course to increase understanding of how to develop and implement your organisation’s code of conduct.
Dealing with simplified cost options
eLearning course to increase understanding of how to use and report on Simplified Cost Options
#EUinmyAction: EU requirements for visibility and communication
eLearning course designed to get useful tips and increase understanding of EU communication and visibility requirements.
Getting fear out of EU procurement
eLearning course designed to increase staff understanding of how to comply with procurement principles and procedures requested within the framework of an EU-funded action.
NEW PRAG 2021: get all the novelties on EU Grants management
Complete overview of PRAG key changes affecting Grants’ acquisition and management (recording of the webinar session held on the 14th of January 2021)
UN and Pillar-Assessed Organisations: an introduction to EU Grants contractual and financial management
Comprehensive step-by-step guidance to managing of EU Contribution Agreements.
DG ECHO New Cash Transfer policy
The new policy document summarises the position of the DG ECHO on the use of cash transfers in responding to humanitarian needs and presents operational guidance setting out DG ECHO’s expectations in the field of humanitarian cash assistance.
DG ECHO publishes the "Minimum Environmental Requirements and Recommendations" document
DG ECHO, together with its partners, has developed project-level minimum environmental requirements for partners, covering priority areas. The reults have been published in the document "Minimum Environmental Requirements and Recommendations"
NDICI - Global Europe - Information conference
DG INTPA - Unit D.3 - organised a conference where some relevant aspects of the NDICI - Global Europe instrument have been explained.