281 project news found Export
  • Croatia flag Croatia 01 June 2017

    The murder of Luka (18) made Croatians rise up against violence

    18-year-old Luka Ritz was beaten up on his way home from a party in Zagreb. He died two days later. This is the story of how one boy’s death put violence on the agenda.
    Programme: HR02: Funds for Non-Governmental Organisations
    Project: HR02-0034: “Who is not active, participates!“
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 29 May 2017

    Since they were students, nobody thought they could be Roma

    When fellow medical students discovered that Marin and Emil were of Roma-origin, they began locking away their possessions.
    Programme: BG07: Public Health Initiatives
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Portugal flag Portugal 21 May 2017

    Directed by toddlers

    What happens when you let toddlers loose in a theatre play? Portugal and Norway are about to find out.
    Programme: PT09: Cultural Diversity and Cultural Exchange
    Project: PT09-0006: ZYG
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Protecting Cultural Heritage
    Programme areas: Promotion of diversity in culture and arts within European cultural heritage
  • Croatia flag Croatia 12 May 2017

    Building trust with a new court house

    Thousands of neglected cases, too few judges and complaints about corruption have given Croatia’s courts a bad reputation. A new court house, a new filing system and training of staff can make a difference.
    Programme: HR04: Norwegian Financial Mechanism Programme
    Project: HR04-0001: Improving the quality and efficiency of the judicial system through infrastructure development and better management
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Judicial capacity-building and cooperation
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 11 May 2017

    Picking up drop outs, delivering capable employees

    In an old cinema building outside Sofia, a youth centre has changed the life of many young Bulgarians. They’ve gone from drop-outs to proud citizens.
    Programme: BG06: Children and Youth at Risk
    Project: BG06-0004: International Youth Center for Work with Children and Young People at Risk in Stara Zagora
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Children and youth at risk
  • Malta flag Malta 04 May 2017

    Malta is surrounded by water, but can’t get enough of it

    How can an island in the middle of the ocean get enough fresh water? By taking good care of the scarce amount of water that nature provides.
    Programme: MT02: EEA Financial Mechanism Programme
    Project: MT02-0006: Malta Water Conservation Awareness Centre
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Environmental Protection and Management
    Programme areas: Integrated marine and inland water management
  • Czech Republic flag Czech Republic 27 April 2017

    When puppets hit the road

    It’s a hard job but four puppets have taken it upon themselves. Through 28 shows they hope to prevent child accidents in a country where the numbers are deeply worrying.
    Programme: CZ11: Public Health Initiatives
    Project: CZ11-0051: Injury prevention with the Blue Hippo
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Slovenia flag Slovenia 21 April 2017

    The butterflies that disappeared

    Fluttering butterflies and chasing foxes used to be the normal scenario in the wetlands outside Ljubljana. This is the story of how the butterflies vanished, and of the struggle to bring them back to Slovenia’s marshlands.
    Programme: SI02: EEA Financial Mechanism Programme
    Project: SI02-0010: People for Marsh - Biodiversity Conservation at the Ljubljana Marsh
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Environmental Protection and Management
    Programme areas: Biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • Slovenia flag Slovenia 11 April 2017

    The river that hides a thousand secrets

    A river winds its way through Ljubljana and the surrounding villages. A river that hides Slovenia’s most threatened cultural heritage. Now thousand-year-old jewelry, swords, pitchers and boats are being laboriously hauled out of the river mud, restored and exhibited. 
    Programme: SI02: EEA Financial Mechanism Programme
    Project: SI02-0009: LJUBLJANICA RIVER EXPERIENCE AND EXHIBITION SITE
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Protecting Cultural Heritage
    Programme areas: Conservation and revitalisation of cultural and natural heritage
  • Croatia flag Croatia 22 March 2017

    Dealing with bullying: How they made parents responsible

    Behind every bully are the parents. Should they be held accountable for their children’s bullying? An organisation in Croatia thinks so. Read how they attack the increasing problem of bullying.
    Programme: HR02: Funds for Non-Governmental Organisations
    Project: HR02-0032: Strengthening children, parents and experts in local community for protection of children
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations