Total: 87 projects
Youth REACTION (Youth in REmote areas become ACTive citizens and take actION)

Youth REACTION (Youth in REmote areas become ACTive citizens and take actION)

Project Promoter: Iasis NGO

Relative Call: Increased citizen participation in civic activities

Project Duration: 18 months

The rapid development of urbanization, the economic crisis and the increase in social inequalities have created a gap in the social capital of Greece, the aversion of young people to politics and the lack of self-awareness as active citizens. In addition, the difficulty of accessing decision-making centers enhances the...

Social Network for the Promotion of Participation in the Society of Older Individuals in the Municipality of Ioannina- Ioannina Silver Community Action Network

Social Network for the Promotion of Participation in the Society of Older Individuals in the Municipality of Ioannina- Ioannina Silver Community Action Network

Project Promoter: Society of Psychosocial Research and Intervention – S.P.R.I.

Relative Call: Increased citizen participation in civic activities

Project Duration: 18 months

Demographic aging is one of the main issues facing all EU countries are facing, due to which the composition of the age pyramid is being transformed and many social and economic sectors are being affected. Greece is the second country with the oldest population in Europe, with a population...

Digital Platform for Participatory Democracy – Localwatch

Digital Platform for Participatory Democracy – Localwatch

Project Promoter: Vouliwatch

Relative Call: Increased citizen participation in civic activities

Project Duration: 24 months

Citizen participation and oversight over elected officials and decision making authorities constitutes a fundamental pillar for a solid, just and truly open democracy. Unfortunately, to this day, central governments and parliament leaderships have failed to invest much of their time and effort in creating the right conditions for the...

Acting as Citizens

Acting as Citizens

Project Promoter: Lambrakis Foundation

Relative Call: Increased citizen participation in civic activities

Project Duration: 21 months

Greece is ranked very low in European & international comparative studies on Active Citizenship (A.C.). Despite A.C. being part of school curricula for many years, its impact is not reflected in citizens’ attitudes. Behaviors & attitudes cannot be taught as a school subject with traditional teaching techniques. The educational...

Summer camp: Socialization and independent living for people with disabilities

Summer camp: Socialization and independent living for people with disabilities

Project Promoter: Scientific Association of Adapted Activities Victor Artant – Niki

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 4 months

The project will operate on two pillars: The first is the need for children to socialize and integrate into society. Throughout the program, People with Disabilities interact with each other and with their therapists and with the rest of society, as external programs are implemented that aim precisely to...

Womathon

Womathon

Project Promoter: Storymentor – Stories that Change the World

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 6 months

Gender equality in the workplace is a frequent issue. Scholarship and research are areas where discrimination against women is particularly prominent. Although women have increased opportunities to study and work in research and academia, obstacles in their professional development remain. Womathon aims at shedding light on this phenomenon, known...

Teachers Training Webinars on Media Literacy and Rights of the Child

Teachers Training Webinars on Media Literacy and Rights of the Child

Project Promoter: Athens International Children’s Film Festival

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 2 months

This initiative involves the training of 200 Primary & Secondary school educators from all over Greece on issues regarding the advocacy of the rights of children. For this purpose, we have selected two short films about the violation of articles of the Convention on the Rights of the Child....

Festival of Queer Approaches

Festival of Queer Approaches

Project Promoter: Black Box

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 6 months

The project is about gender discrimination, racist (physical / verbal) violence and the lack of visibility that exists in the daily lives of LGBTQI+ people. There is a great lack of information on these issues and the visibility of these people is limited, both in the general population of...

Greek Marriage Equality Awareness Campaign

Greek Marriage Equality Awareness Campaign

Project Promoter: Homo Evolution

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 12 months

The “Panhellenic Campaign for Equality in Marriage” implemented by Homo Evolution, aims to inform and raise awareness of the demand for equality in marriage in Greece, by combating stereotypes, stigma and homophobia. Greek law does not allow same-sex couples to enter into political marriage. So, very simple procedures, such...

Shedia@CITY: From isolation to social integration

Shedia@CITY: From isolation to social integration

Project Promoter: Diogenis NGO

Relative Call: Increased support for Human Rights

Project Duration: 24 months

The project “Shedia@CITY: From isolation to social integration” is an innovative project for the social activation of our fellow citizens who come from socially vulnerable groups such as homeless, urban poors, unemployed and generally social groups who are socially isolated. These are the project’s main target group. For them...

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