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  1. Civil society engagement towards fostering rule of law and accountability in Lesotho - 06/05/2019

    Context: Promotion of rule of law and State accountability Objectives: The project aimed to foster greater accountability of public institutions and leaders to citizens in line with the Constitution of Lesotho. Results:  Empowered civil society that holds ...

    rule of law, empowering civil society

  2. Participatory Initiative for Social Accountability (PISA) - 06/05/2019

    In Lesotho the structures for governance of public institutions exist but they do not have the capacity and environment to exercise their functions fully. Citizens, especially in rural areas, find it difficult to know what their rights are and where to vo ...

    Participatory Initiative for Social Accountability, PISA

  3. Informal consultations with Civil Society Organisations on EIDHR Calls for Proposals - 04/06/2018

    In the framework of the EIDHR Calls for Proposals that are planned in 2018, the European Commission organised two informal sessions, which took place on Thursday May 24 in Brussels. The sessions were attended by over 30 civil society organisations with th ...

  4. Greater protection and self-employment to reinforce women's rights - 22/02/2018

      This project will promote job-creation and the socio-economic empowerment  of rural women in line with the 'Action Strategy for further development of Uzbekistan' which was adopted in 2017. It will therefore strengthen women's role on the ...

    Uzbekistan, empowering women, social support, European Instrument for Democracy & Human Rights (EIDHR)

  5. Annual Action Programme 2017 part 1 in favour of Myanmar/Burma - 05/10/2017

    The objectives pursued by the programme are to: i) continue to strengthen governance in support of Myanmar/Burma's democratic transition processes and reform agenda, with EU support specifically focusing on institutional strengthening and policy dialogue, and support to elections, and ii) controbute to lasting peace, security, stability and sustainable development in Myanmar/Burma.
  6. Gaining by traction- activating Botswana to accountable in protecting the rights of children from sexual abuse and exploitation - 24/07/2017

    Stepping Stones International (SSI) has been working in collaboration with credible networks throughout Botswana, promoting the protection of children’s rights and conducting advocacy work to prevent child abuse since 2006. In March 2012, SSI won the Runn ...

    child empowerment, Botswana, EIDHR projects, Steppingstones International

  7. Decentralised Cooperation Programme (DCP) - 19/07/2017

    The EMPLOY-ABILITY project aims at promoting opportunities for the employment of persons with disabilities, especially the younger ones.

    Disability, Promotion of Youth Employment, Mauritius, 10th European Development Fund (EDF)

  8. Empowerment is a process: the de-marginalisation of hill communities in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai Provinces - 17/07/2017

    The overall objective is the sustainable inclusion of civil society & marginalized hill communities in Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai provinces with district & provincial development processes.

    Empowerment, Indigenous communities, civil society, local authorities

  9. Promoting older people's rights and income security by building organisational capacity in Thailand - 13/07/2017

    Empowering a vulnerable and marginalized group in Thailand - older people - to increase their voice among local, provincial and national stakeholders on issue such as for instance income security

    older people, Empowerment, income security, civil society