Official title of the project

Building democratic capacities in rural areas

Project information

Region / City
Novi Pazar, Tutin, Prijepolje
Total budget of programme / project

EU  49,130.44 EURO

FOD    1,355,625.00 RSD

Implementation period
2010. Dec - 2011. Dec
Expected results

1.Informed citizens about the rights and possibilities they have in their LCs

2. Determined priorities for selected Rural Local Communities

3. Formed associatoins of Rural Local Communities

4. Representatives  of Rural Local Communities are trained in effective advocacy, action planning,

5. Media workers are more sensitive to question of participation of minority groups in decision making processes

6. There is a strong coalition of NGOs and Municipalities of Novi Pazar, Prijepolje and Tutin ready to work on improving human rights and democratic processes in order to include marginalized groups in decision making process


 Citizens, Local authorities

Municipalities Novi Pazar, Tutin and Prijepolje,
all in Serbia


Centre for research in politics ARGUMENT, Prijepolje

More details on project

Sandzak Committee for Protection of Human Rights and Freedoms