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.
The Norwegian Forum for Europe was held at the Norwegian Theatre on tuesday 18 January. 28 round table participants and an audience of approximately 100 was gathered to discuss issues related to the EEA Grants.
Integrating Roma communities into society is an important element in the reduction of social and economic disparities in Europe. For this reason, several of the projects financed by the EEA Grants supported Romanian NGO fund target the Roma population.