02 Mar 2016

Norsk-kypriotisk samarbeid for obligatorisk seksualundervisning for ungdommer

I’M SET er et 18-måneders bilateralt samarbeidsprosjekt mellom Norge og Kypros som også inkluderer et enestående samarbeid mellom frivillige organisasjoner og utdanningsmyndigheter i Kypros. Prosjektet involverer aktørene Cyprus Family Planning Association, det kypriotiske Barneombudet, Pedagogical Institute of Cyprus, Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies og Sex og Politikk.
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07 Aug 2014

Support to civil society in Cyprus

Around 20 projects in Cyprus recently received funding from the NGO Programme and the EEA and Norway Grants. 

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30 Jun 2014

Sexuality Education for Teens in Cyprus

'I'M SET!' is an 18-month bilateral cooperation project between Cyprus and Norway. The project aims to promote the sexual rights of teens through the implementation of mandatory human rights based Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) in middle schools in Cyprus.
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28 Jul 2013

NGO Fund in Cyprus: Call for proposal

NGOs in Cyprus can now apply for funding for activities in the field of democracy, human rights, good governance, social inequalities, gender equality, basis services to vulnerable groups and environment. The total allocation to civil society is €1.3 million. The deadline is 30 October 2013.
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25 Apr 2013

Updated country profile on Cyprus

The €1.32 million NGO Fund in Cyprus will be launched later this year. The core areas of support are human rights, racisim, anti-discrimination, social inequalities, gender equality and children and youth. The fund will be launched this summer and projects can start from early 2014. Read more about the civil society in Cyprus and the priorities of the NGO Fund on the newly updated country profile on Cyprus. 

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04 Apr 2013

Stakeholder consultation in Cyprus

A stakeholder consultation meeting on the NGO Fund in Cyprus took place in Nicosia on 3 April 2013. The huge turnout indicates a great interest in the NGO Fund. The €1,3 million fund for civil society is to be launched in a few months. NGOs were invited to provide their opinion on the potential areas of support through a questionnaire and during the meeting. Their input will be taken into consideration in the development of the final proposal. Read more about the support to Cyprus here

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12 Dec 2011

Strengthening contacts between north and south of Cyprus

Through the EEA grants, Norway is contributing to increased dialogue between the peoples of the divided island of Cyprus. 25 % of the funding that lasts until 2014 is earmarked for the civil society. The agreement was signed in Nicosia this afternoon.

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08 Apr 2011

Cypriot NGOs gathered for consultation

The Cypriot NGO community was today gathered to be informed about upcoming opportunities and to provide input on the focus and set-up of future funding.

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08 Apr 2011

NGO Fund Cyprus

The largest share of funding will be allocated to support for civil society. An NGO fund worth €1.3 million is to be established under the EEA Grants, of which almost one-third is earmarked for bi-communal projects to promote dialogue and cooperation between the two communities in Cyprus.

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