277 project news found Export
  • Estonia flag Estonia 01 September 2014

    Helping Estonia adapt to climate change

    Funding is now available for the development of strategies and measures for adapting to climate change in Estonia.
    Programme: EE02: Integrated marine and inland water management
    Programme areas:
    • Integrated marine and inland water management
    • Adaptation to climate change
    • Environmental monitoring and integrated planning and control
  • Lithuania flag Lithuania 29 August 2014

    Protecting Whistleblowers in Lithuania

    “There is no better way to encourage citizen to engage in anti-corruption than to ensure that they can report it safely,” says Sergejus Muravjovas, Executive Director of Transparency International Lithuania.
    Programme: LT04: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Project: LT04-0028: Towards more transparent Lithuania
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Lithuania flag Lithuania 19 August 2014

    ‘Viltis’ – integrating people with mental disabilities

    “I am extremely grateful for having Amelia as a part of my life. Life would be meaningless without her,” says Neringa Bulotaite a member of ‘Viltis’ – a Lithuanian NGO working for the rights of children with mental disabilities.
    Programme: LT04: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Project: LT04-0004: Temporary respite service – help and unfettered freedom for families raising persons with mental disability
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Latvia flag Latvia 08 August 2014

    Supporting research in Latvia - call for proposals launched

    The objective of the research programme is to enhance research-based knowledge development in Latvia through research cooperation in basic and applied research between Norway and Latvia. The allocation available for projects is €4 400 000.
    Programme: LV05: Research and scholarships
    Programme areas:
    • Scholarships
    • Research
  • Slovakia flag Slovakia 07 August 2014

    Creating opportunities for the Roma

    In Slovakia, the unemployment rate among the Roma population is around 80 percent. In the eastern part of the country, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are helping create employment opportunities for the Roma through ecological farming.
    Programme: SK10: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations - Active citizenship and inclusion
    Project: SK10-0003: Production of bioseeds - the key to development of sustainable green economy
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Greece flag Greece 30 July 2014

    Greek NGO programme attracts wide interest

    Over 300 applications were submitted in the first call for project applications under the Greek NGO programme, with 41 of these approved for a grant. Around half of the funding will go towards projects that provide support for vulnerable children and young people.
    Programme: GR04: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Lithuania flag Lithuania 21 July 2014

    Finding a way out of the darkness

    “I have started to think about tomorrow and the future,” says Svajūnas, a drug addict for more than 20 years, receiving help through a project supported by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway under the NGO programme in Lithuania.
    Programme: LT04: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Project: LT04-0027: Ensuring service availability to people affected by HIV (including IDUs) and implementation of their rights
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Estonia flag Estonia 09 July 2014

    Mindful Estonian research

    “This research project can help us understand the basis for memory, pain and psychological disorders such as depression and stress,” explains Professor Tõnis Timmusk from the Tallinn University of Technology.
    Programme: EE06: Research cooperation
    Project: EE06-0008: Activity-dependent regulation of BDNF and Arc: master genes in synaptic plasticity
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Research and Scholarship
    Programme areas: Research
  • Hungary flag Hungary 04 July 2014

    Supporting civil society in Hungary

    Since 2004, EEA and Norway Grants has been one of the prime funding schemes to the civil society sector in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe. In Hungary alone, €21.4 million has been set aside for civil society since 2004.   
    Programme: HU05: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 28 June 2014

    Empowering Roma youth

    “I hope the youth centre will be a place where we can make new friends and learn new skills,” says Kostadin Chilikov. He is one of many young people that will benefit from four youth centres that have received grants in Bulgaria.
    Programme: BG06: Children and Youth at Risk
    Project: BG06-0002: Establishing a Youth centre in the city of Plovdiv
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Children and youth at risk