EU project page

Support to the European Endowment for Democracy

Project Description
The "Support to the European Endowment for Democracy" project 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 procedures.

Specific Objective
The financial support to the EED is dedicated to covering the foundation’s operating costs, including:
- Functioning of the mechanism of financial support (direct grant support to beneficiaries);
- Implementation of other activities that the EED performs as part of its mandate: seminars, studies, conferences, publications, networking events, workshops, training and visibility activities, capacity building for beneficiaries etc.
Expected Results
-Contributing to the democratisation and to the social and economic development of partner countries by supporting pro-democracy activists.
-Providing direct support to target groups through grants, which is the main purpose of the EED, which is funded through voluntary contributions received from the EU Member States and other stakeholders.
-Implementation of other activities that the EED performs as part of its mandate: seminars, studies, conferences, publications, networking events, workshops, training and visibility activities, capacity building for beneficiaries etc.
Project map
Photo gallery
EU project page
Stories
PROJECT DETAILS
Regional
Priority Area:
Partnership that protects, Partnership that empowers, Partnership that empowers, Partnership that empowers
Subsector:
Rule of law & human rights, Civil society, Communication & support to media
Topic:
Civil society, Human rights
EaP Countries:
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova, Ukraine
Project Status:
Ongoing
Start Date:
01.01.2019
End Date:
31.12.2023
Implementing Organisation:
European Endowment for Democracy
Funding by the EU:
€7 000 000

Interested in the latest news and opportunities?

This website is managed by the EU-funded Regional Communication Programme for the Eastern Neighbourhood ('EU NEIGHBOURS east’), which complements and supports the communication of the Delegations of the European Union in the Eastern partner countries, and works under the guidance of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, and the European External Action Service. EU NEIGHBOURS east is implemented by a B&S Europe-led consortium. It is part of the larger Neighbourhood Communication Programme (2020-2024) for the EU's Eastern and Southern Neighbourhood, which also includes 'EU NEIGHBOURS south’ project that runs the EU Neighbours portal.


The information on this site is subject to a Disclaimer and Protection of personal data. © European Union,