IHF, Institut de Haute Formation aux Politiques Communautaires asbl, is a non profit organisation
established in Brussels (Belgium) in 2003. The principal aim of IHF is to provide the community (including
non profit and local authorities) with assistance for the development of a wider international cooperation
through activities of specialised training on European policies and the dissemination of European values.
One of the means to reach this objective is the organisation of highly specialised courses and seminars
focused at the development of European projects. The courses focus on EU Policies and Legislation,
International Relations and Project Management, promoting the possibility to participate in EU-funded
IHF organises also study groups to Brussels for young graduates, local authorities representatives, SMEs,
Universities, promoting mobility activities at different training levels. Since 2004 IHF organised more than
40 study visits to Brussels for more than 500 people.
IHF took part as associate partner in previous EU funded projects, contributing mainly to Disseminaton and
IHF provides further assistance through continuous monitoring of EU legislation and European Institution
activities, and consequent spread of related information, assistance in the search for partners and building
up of networks.
Thanks to its presence in Brussels IHF asbl developed relevant experience in the organisation of
Dissemination and Valorisation activities at EU level, through contacts with MEPs, other European
associations and Institutions, stakeholders, consumers groups etc.