Fundraising Tool for Belarusian CSOs to be Developed with EU Support

Civil society organisations in Belarus face a permanent shortage of funding, which threatens their sustainable development and makes them overdependent on one or a few large donors. And those organisations that are trying to raise funds online are struggling with not having a one-click-payment solution available that is equally adapted for their needs, websites and

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E-Democracy Tools: Communities Deciding on Local Budgets

More often than not citizens are barely able to find out how their local budget is being spent, let alone influence decisions on spending it. But with participatory budgets, citizens have the opportunity to allocate resources, prioritise policies, and monitor public spending. To put it simply, they can decide where the money should go and

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Director Lawrence Meredith in Dialogue with EaP Civil Society Fellows

40 young civil society activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, selected for the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellowship Initiative, met in Brussels on 2-3 July 2018 for the Relay Event to relay a symbolic torch of their experience to their peers, learn about new opportunities of better contributing to reforms in

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Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship” – Apply before 17 August, 2018!

Eastern Partnership Youth Conference 2018: “Youth for Entrepreneurship” – Apply before 17 August, 2018!

The Eastern Partnership Youth Conference “Youth for Entrepreneurship” 2018 will gather around 130 participants, including 90 young people with entrepreneurial ideas in order to tackle the skills challenges. It will be organised by the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) on 8-9 November in Vienna, Austria. The idea of the conference builds on the previous work and

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#CivicTech4Democracy: The EU’s Global Competition to Celebrate the  International Day of Democracy – apply before 31 July 2018!

#CivicTech4Democracy: The EU’s Global Competition to Celebrate the International Day of Democracy – apply before 31 July 2018!

CivicTech4Democracy competition for civil society organisations and grassroots activists who use digital tools to advance democracy and serve the public good! If you ever implemented projects that have successfully used digital tools to advance democracy, don’t miss a chance to apply – send the videos of your projects and vote! Submission deadline: 31 July 2018! CivicTech4Democracy

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Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellow Brings the 50s and 60s in Moldova to Life

In one of his journeys around the countryside, a young civil society activist accidentally finds an astonishing number of 4,000 pictures carefully recording everyday life in Moldova in the 50s and 60s. Overwhelmed by his finding, he tells this story to a friend who also happens to be a curator. Nadejda Cervinscaia takes the story

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Brussels Hosts Relay Event for Young Civil Society Leaders from the Eastern Partnership Countries

40 young civil society activists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, selected for the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Civil Society Fellowship Initiative, meet in Brussels on 2-3 July 2018 for the Relay Event to relay a symbolic torch of their experience to their peers, learn about new opportunities of better contributing to reforms in

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European Awards for Civil Society: Rewarding excellence in civil society initiatives financed by the European Union in Moldova

The European Union Delegation to the Republic of Moldova launches the EU prize/s for the civil society in the country, to reward and encourage tangible achievements and initiatives by civil society organisations at national, regional and local levels that made a lasting and positive impact on the Republic of Moldova’s democracy, economic development and social

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EaP Civil Society Hackathon – 2018

On 1-3 June 2018, EaP Civil Society Hackathon gathered in Minsk over 70 civil society representatives, IT professionals and designers from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine to work on software projects that would enable civil society better contribute to reforms and democratic changes in their home countries. For 2.5 days the participants worked in

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