European Endowment for Democracy

Support to the European Endowment for Democracy

2019-2023 Budget: €7 million

The action covers the operating costs of the European Endowment for Democracy (EED), a foundation whose main purpose is direct grant-making to organisations that work to promote democracy and human rights through specific flexible…

Civil society as an advocate for the rights of persons with disabilities in government decision-making

Civil society as an advocate for the rights of persons with disabilities in government decision-making

2012-2016 Budget: €913000
The project strengthens the role and capacity of civil society organisations (CSOs) focusing on disability issues to work with local government in local decision making processes and in monitoring the promotion of the rights and experiences of disabled people in policy design.

Support to the European Endowment for Democracy

2013-2015 Budget: €6 million

Supports journalists, bloggers, non-registered NGOs, trade unions, loosely organised or fledgling pro-democratic movements and political movements (including those in exile or from the diaspora), in particular when all of these actors operate in a very uncertain political context.

Neighbourhood Civil Society Facility

2011-2013

Strengthening and promoting the role of civil society actors in reforms and democratic changes taking place in the Neighbourhood countries, through increased participation in the fulfillment of European Neighbourhood Policy objectives.

Countries covered: Algeria, Egypt,…