21 Apr 2015

Coalition against hate violence in Hungary

On the 25th of February, the Ebony African Organization launched their project “Coalition against hate violence in Hungary”, financed by the Norwegian NGO Fund. The Norwegian Ambassador, H.E. Ms. Tove Skarstein, participated at the opening of the project, and held an introductory speech.
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21 Apr 2015

Homeless centre draws on Salvation Army Norway experience

“I worked all my life  on building sites until the moment I lost everything. Fortunately I met people from the NGO Vagus who helped me a lot and gave me the chance for a new life.”
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30 Mar 2012

Agreements on EEA and Norway Grants complete

All 15 countries have now agreed on the use of the EEA and Norway Grants until 2016. Programmes are being established and once approved, calls for project proposals will be launched.

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10 Jan 2012

Consultation process on NGO programmes well underway

Consultations with civil society are currently taking place in the beneficiary states. Strengthening the development of the NGO sector, and enhancing its contribution to social justice, democracy and social inclusion, are central priorities for the EEA Grants.

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01 Oct 2010

Launch of consultation on future NGO funding

Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein will strengthen their support to civil society in Central and Southern Europe through the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-14. An online consultation exercise on the funding is launched today at an open briefing in Brussels.

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01 Oct 2010

Vital support to civil society

The NGO funds of the EEA and Norway Grants have secured vital support to civil society in Central and Southern Europe, particularly in areas such as advocacy and social inclusion, shows new report.

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21 Jun 2010

Can civil society survive without NGOs?

Without active work from NGOs it is impossible to build a strong civil society. That was the conclusion of the debate among more than 150 representatives from different NGOs who attended the Polish-Norwegian forum for civil society on 16 June 2010, organized by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Warsaw.

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