Official title of the project

FOrCUlture in Serbia

Sectors

Project information

Subtitle
CIVIL SOCIETY FACILITY PROGRAMME 2011 Theme 2: Civic and capacity building initiatives
Region / City
Cities
Beograd
Total budget of programme / project

113,290.37 EUR

Implementation period
2012. Nov - 2014. Jan
Expected results
  1. 9 artistic, cultural and educational CSOs were selected for sub-granting of campaigns for the promotion of intercultural dialogue;
  2. In total 9 public awareness campaigns for the promotion of intercultural dialogue (including 4 round tables) were organized from August to December 2013. In addition, 5 accompanying study visits of CSO representatives and youth included in their activities were conducted in Kruševac, Užice, Novi Pazar and Vranje;
  3. Representatives of civic initiatives and educational and cultural workers succeeded in engaging 115 young leaders, 50 local stakeholders in campaigns for the promotion of intercultural dialogue, while around 11450 citizens seen or participated in campaigns;
  4. Two new publications for promotion of interculturalism through drama plays and literature were published.
Beneficiary

All citizens in 4 selected municipalities, especially young people.

Partners

Group 484

Summary of the project

This project contributes to strengthening the role of civil society by raising CSO capacities in the field of inter-culturalism. The project strengthens primary artistic and cultural initiatives, and brings together CSOs, young leaders, educational and cultural workers, and other local and national stakeholders, helping them to launch activities, spark public debate, and influence policy in order to promote intercultural dialogue.

Programme/Project objectives

Overall objective of the project was to foster development of a more active civil society in the field of interculturalism by strengthening capacities of artistic and cultural local civic initiatives.