The Active Citizens Days 2022 is an annual event organized by the Norwegian Helsinki Committee and Fund Operators of the Active Citizens Fund - this year by ACF-National and ACF-Regional from Poland. The topic of the ACD 2022 is Advocacy for social inclusion: strategies and tools. Within that topic special focus will be put on the subtopic of integration of persons of migrant/ refugee background. The programme is addressed to representatives of civil society organizations from the countries benefiting from the Active Citizens Fund, including Romania, and Norway, active in the area of social cohesion and support for vulnerable groups.
45 organizations working in the field of human rights in Romania, Norway and other Beneficiary States within theActive CitizensFund programme participate between March 14 and 16 in networking activities and workshops on organizational development (communication, fundraising, sustainability strategies, activism media, team motivation, burnout, etc.). The last day of the event is dedicated to study visits to Norwegian organisations to learn from their experience and establish possible bilateral collaborations.
The Power of Working Together unveiled at the international event „Human rights from a gender equality perspective” organized in Bucharest
The international thematic event „Human rights from a gender equality perspective” brought together more than 20 organisations from Romania and Norway. The event took place in Bucharest between 20-21 January 2022 and it was organized by the Civil Society Development Foundation and the Norwegian organisation Frivillighet Norge under the Fund for Bilateral Relations.
The Association Close to Youth, in partnership with the New Horizons Foundation, builds character among secondary school students in Dolj County through the "HEROES" program, a personal development program that aims to increase self-confidence and assuming integrity as a principle of life.
71 projects will be financed with over 9.2 million euro following the second round of calls for proposals Active Citizens Fund Romania
Following the second round of calls for proposals Active Citizens Fund Romania, launched in February 2021, 71 projects have been selected for funding out of a total of 329 received projects. 9.2 million euro will be allocated to non-governmental organizations in Romania through the Active Citizens Fund Romania.
On the occasion of the World Mental Health Day, we celebrate all those people who devote their time to integrating people with mental health disorders in society, by increasing their ability to self-represent and exercise their rights so that they can enjoy an independent life.
A strong civil society is fundamental for a well-functioning democracy and an inclusive society. In the past few years, there have been some worrying trends across Europe, placing the civic space under pressure, therefore, supporting civil society is more important than ever.
9 septembrie, ora 16 (ora României), este ultimul termen de aplicare pentru granturi mici în cadrul programului Active Citizens Fund România. Pentru a facilita procesul de aplicare și reduce numărul de erori, am elaborat o listă cu cele mai importante aspecte de care trebuie să țină cont organizațiile neguvernamentale care plănuiesc să aplice pentru finanțare.
Are you involved in an NGO or any other associative structure and want to develop the skills you need to deal with the various situations you encounter? Want to learn more about civil society, working in NGOs and how to change things for the better? Are you willing to devote time and energy to these things? Do you want to be part of the new generation of leaders for civil society in Romania?
Pentru a veni în sprijinul organizațiilor mici de a aplica cu proiecte de succes la cea de-a treia sesiune de evaluare din cadrul programului Active Citizens Fund România, Operatorul de Fond organizează o serie de activități de sprijin în perioada iunie – august 2021. Pentru a treia sesiune de evaluare, organizațiile pot aplica pentru granturi mici în valoare de până la 50.000 euro, granturi disponibile în cadrul Apelurilor #1 – Participare civică în zone insuficient deservite, #4 – Conștientizare privind drepturile omului și tratament egal, #6 – Mobilizarea grupurilor vulnerabile din zone insuficient deservite.