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  • Portugal flag Portugal 07 March 2017

    A beautiful thing happened when these women were given power

    <p>They come from a minority with no voice. Within this community they dared to raise their voices and create something for themselves. </p>
    Programme: PT05: Funds for Non-governmental Organisations
    Project: PT05-0138: EmPower: From Dream to Action
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Civil Society
    Programme areas: Funds for non-governmental organisations
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 03 March 2017

    Teaming up with Council of Europe to better fight crime

    <p>With support from Norway, Bulgarian investigators are improving their skills and methods in order to better fight crime and recover illegal assets from criminals.</p>
    Programme: BG13: Schengen Cooperation and Combating Cross-border and Organised Crime, including Trafficking and Itinerant Criminal Groups
    Programme areas: Schengen cooperation and combating cross-border and organised crime, including trafficking and itinerant criminal groups
  • Slovenia flag Slovenia 24 February 2017

    Not to be forgotten

    <p>They no longer remember how to get dressed, cook food or show love. Their clearest memories are sixty years old. Curiously enough, in Slovenia, dementia is an illness surrounded by taboos.</p>
    Programme: SI05: Norwegian Financial Mechanism Programme
    Programme areas:
    • Mainstreaming gender equality and promoting work-life balance
    • Public health initiatives
  • Estonia flag Estonia 15 February 2017

    “I need to get my life on track”

    <p>“I struggle with panic attacks, and here I am surrounded by medical staff that knows how to act. I need to get back on track.” These are the words of 14-year-old Kathriin, one of the patients at the new Children’s mental health centre in Estonia.</p>
    Programme: EE08: Public Health Initiatives
    Project: EE08-0001: Establishing Children's Mental Health Centre (part of Tallinn Children's Hospital)
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Human and Social Development
    Programme areas: Public health initiatives
  • Estonia flag Estonia 10 February 2017

    “If a storm hits us, we need to have a plan”

    <p>This is a story about how a storm upended a society, ultimately forcing Estonians to take action and protect themselves.</p>
    Programme: EE02: Integrated marine and inland water management
    Project: EE02-0004: Elaboration of Estonia’s Draft National Climate Change Adapation Strategy (NAS) and Action Plan
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Climate Change and Energy
    Programme areas: Adaptation to climate change
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 08 February 2017

    The Police: Our mind-set and attitudes towards the Roma has changed

    <p>Making the police more knowledgeable about the Roma communities they are working in, is helping Bulgarian police officers treat the Roma differently and better enable them to deal with their problems. </p>
    Programme: BG13: Schengen Cooperation and Combating Cross-border and Organised Crime, including Trafficking and Itinerant Criminal Groups
    Project: BG13-0008: Human rights protection and further development of necessary skills and knowledge of police officers, especially those working in multi-ethnic environment, including Roma communities
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Justice and Home Affairs
    Programme areas: Schengen cooperation and combating cross-border and organised crime, including trafficking and itinerant criminal groups
  • Bulgaria flag Bulgaria 03 February 2017

    Bringing ancient history to light: A crosscultural treasure hunt

    <p>In the centre of Sofia in Bulgaria, ancient ruins are being uncovered by a team of archaeologists. Through exhibition kiosks and quizzes on the digging sites, the goal is to make the inhabitants of Sofia curious about their history.</p>
    Programme: BG08: Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Arts
    Project: BG08-0008: An ancient history of Sofia, cultural heritage accessible for all
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : EEA Grants
    Sector: Protecting Cultural Heritage
    Programme areas: Conservation and revitalisation of cultural and natural heritage
  • Latvia flag Latvia 25 January 2017

    Can your healthy breakfast get even healthier?

    <p>Latvian and Norwegian researchers are working together to explore the health benefits of hull-less cereals.</p>
    Programme: LV05: Research and scholarships
    Project: LV05-0002: Innovative approach to hull-less spring cereals and triticale use from human health perspective
    Project status: Completed
    Funded by : Norway Grants
    Sector: Research and Scholarship
    Programme areas: Research
  • Poland flag Poland 19 January 2017

    The breakdown of an innocent world leaves critics stunned

    <p>A travelling salesman crash-lands on a planet only inhabited by children. In the play “Blue Planet” the audience witness how the innocent children’s world comes under threat.</p>
    Programme: PL09: Promotion of Diversity in Culture and Arts within European Cultural Heritage (Donor Partnership Programme)
    Programme areas: Promotion of diversity in culture and arts within European cultural heritage
  • Romania flag Romania 14 January 2017

    Building and inspiring research talent

    <p>Romania and Iceland are coming together to drive higher quality research and encourage research careers among young talents.</p>
    Programme: RO15: Scholarships
    Programme areas: Scholarships