263 project news found Export
  • Hungary flag Hungary 25 September 2014

    Improving labour market access for women

    A newly launched project under the Hungarian NGO programme is helping women and other vulnerable groups gain access to the labour market.
    Programme: HU05: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 24 September 2014

    Enhancing the lives of Roma through empowerment

    “In Iztok, up to 87% of the households live at or below the poverty line,” explains Sasho Kovachev, Chairperson of Bulgarian NGO Liberal Alternative for Roma Civil Unification (LARGO), illustrating the scale of marginalisation facing Roma communities.
    Programme: BG05: Funds for Non-Governmental Organisations
    Project: BG05-0047: Establishment of a Roma Community Council in “Iztok“ Quarter of the City of Kyustendil
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Cyprus flag Cyprus 23 September 2014

    Culture centre in Cyprus building a common future

    Today it is the UN-controlled buffer zone that divides the Greek-Cypriots and Turkish-Cypriots.  Hundred years ago, it was the colour of their clothing. Through funding from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, the Centre for Visual Arts and Research in Nicosia documents how the two groups lived peacefully together for hundreds of years.
    Programme: CY02: EEA Programme
    Programme areas:
    • Conservation and revitalisation of cultural and natural heritage
    • Biodiversity and ecosystem services
    • Children and youth at risk
  • Estonia flag Estonia 22 September 2014

    Strengthening cooperation on children and youth at risk in Estonia

    Funding is now available to strengthen bilateral cooperation within the ‘Children and Youth at Risk’ programme in Estonia.
    Programme: EE04: Children and youth at risk
    Programme areas: Children and youth at risk
  • Estonia flag Estonia 22 September 2014

    Introducing green thinking in vocational training

    In Estonia, Norwegian and Estonian schools are working together to make environmental thinking an indispensable part of vocational education.
    Programme: EE10: Scholarship
    Project: EE10-0007: Designing Environmental Thinking in Vocational Education
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Research and Scholarship
    Programme areas: Scholarships
  • Poland flag Poland 17 September 2014

    Polish-Norwegian health cooperation strengthened

    Reducing the risk of blindness is just one of the accomplishments of a Polish public health project that uses ultrasound technology to provide earlier diagnosis to patients.
    Programme: PL07: Development and better adaptation of health care to demographic and epidemiological trends
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Slovakia flag Slovakia 09 September 2014

    Fighting domestic and gender-based violence in Slovakia

    Improving gender equality is a key priority for the Grants. Two calls for proposals for projects addressing gender-based violence in Slovakia are now open. The deadline for applications is 10 November 2014.
    Programme: SK09: Domestic and Gender-based Violence
    Programme areas: Domestic and gender-based violence
  • Romania flag Romania 04 September 2014

    Preserving ecosystems in Romania

    Funding is now available through three calls of proposal under the ‘Biodiversity and ecosystem services’ programme in Romania. Restoration of ecosystems, better monitoring and studies of ecological corridors are among the activities supported. 
    Programme: RO02: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
    Programme areas: Biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 03 September 2014

    Safeguarding Bulgarian biodiversity and ecosystems

    Funding is now available for the protection of native ecosystems against invasive alien species (IAS), improvement in the integration of biodiversity n different sectoral policies and legislation, and the awareness-raising on biodiversity and ecosystem conservation though nationwide campaigns.
    Programme: BG03: Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
    Programme areas: Biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 02 September 2014

    Protecting the Bulgarian environment

    Funding is now available to improve the management and monitoring of marine and inland water resources in Bulgaria and the increase in the capacity to assess and predict their environmental status.
    Programme: BG02: Integrated Marine and Inland Water Management
    Programme areas: Integrated marine and inland water management