JEVE – Youth Program for Green Entrepreneurship and Employability aims to support young people to find a new professional opportunity, by developing entrepreneurial skills and attitudes in the Green Economy.
"If there are deficits in the political representation, we should look for the cause in society, because it is the citizens who have the final word. The stronger the voice of the citizens, the fairer and the more responsible the political representation".
Two people holding hands are passing you by, just an average couple in the street. Are you surprised? Surely not, you might even smile back to them. And what if this couple is two men or two women, would you smile the same way?
A delegation of the Jewish Community in Lithuania carried out a study visit to Oslo, Norway with the aim to strengthen the network of the community in order to encourage tolerance and prevent anti-Semitism and public hatred at international levels.
"European Model Communities" was the theme of this year's NGO Fest, an event that was marked by motivating ideas and inspiring people. One of the speakers of the opening session rightly pointed out that these people are the ones that "talk a little about something, and then get down to work."
A study visit for the Romanian NGO Pro Refugiu Association was carried out under the framework of the EEA Grants 2009 – 2014 project Change and Challenge: Improve social services provided to victims of human trafficking. The visit was organized with the support of the Norwegian partner organization Pro Sentret in May 2015.
On the 25th of February, the Ebony African Organization launched their project “Coalition against hate violence in Hungary”, financed by the Norwegian NGO Fund. The Norwegian Ambassador, H.E. Ms. Tove Skarstein, participated at the opening of the project, and held an introductory speech.