Updated Aug 22, 2019CLOSED

International Call for proposals 2019 - Countering violent extremisms and fostering inclusion, diversity and tolerance

To sensitize south eastern European cities about the importance of preventing violent
extremism and about the ECCAR
To support civil society organisations that challenge violent extremisms daily in the field
of education
To promote actions to challenge the breeding grounds for far right violent extremism,
through supporting civil society action in partnership with the municipalities, with a
special focus on Eastern Europe;
To empower young people and increase their participation in society promoting positive
role models;
To promote intercultural dialogue and exchange through educational and cultural
To identify, support and disseminate good practices of education and trainings, in
contrast to hate speech and to any form of violent extremism, at the city-level;
To strengthen participation of local communities and organisations into promoting
diversity, fighting discriminations and tackling violent extremism;
To activate or support networks and open or strengthen a constructive dialogue
among local stakeholders to promote culture and education as a driver for social
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CLOSEDSep 16, 2019Deadline
From €15,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionEurope and Eurasia
Focus AreasInclusion
Humanitarian Assistance
In order to be eligible, projects must be presented by applicants meeting the following criteria:
- be a civil society organisation or non-profit private organisation with legal personality who
are active in the cultural, educational or social field and organise activities according to their
statute and mission, such as local, national or international NGOs and their networks (natural
persons are not eligible);
- have their registered legal office in a European city

In order to assess the applicants' eligibility, the following supporting documents are requested:
Statute of the association and registration documents
All application documents signed by the Legal Representative

A non-exhaustive list of the main activities eligible under this call for proposals is listed
implementation of educational activities aimed at promoting the participation of
youths, migrants, refugees, asylum seekers and "new citizens"
raising awareness activities
networking amongst local stakeholders
best practice exchanges
seminars, debates, conferences, or other cultural activities
organization of non-competitive contests.

Application Directions

Applications must be sent via email to both eccar@rathaus.potsdam.de and eccarbologna@comune.bologna.it.


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