ATRC has signed agreements with awardees of the 5th round of grants for E4E program

20 April 2017 – ATRC signed agreements with eleven (11) local non-governmental organizations, grantees of the fifth round of Engagement for Equality – E4E Program, implemented by the Advocacy Training and Resource Centre (ATRC), and supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

Grantees for this Round are:

Iniciativa e femres Kosovare – IFK

Project Title: Development of social entrepreneurship from a gender perspective
Location of Organization: Gjakovë/Đakovica
Location of Project: Gjakovë/Đakovica, Rahovec/Orahovac, Junik
Project Duration: 10 months
Topic: Women in Governance and Economy
Project Purpose: Information and education of women about the importance of social entrepreneurship status and transformation of informal businesses into social enterprises.
Project Funds: $ 20,628.00

 

Center for Peace and Tolerance – CPT

Project Title: Women Empowered – The Application of Gender Responsive Budgeting (GRB) in Kosovo Serb Municipalities
Location of Organization: Gračanica/Graçanicë
Location of Project: Mitrovica North/Mitrovicë e Veriut, Leposavić/Leposaviq, Zvečan/Zveçan, Zubin Potok, Gračanica/Graçanicë, Ranilug/Ranillug, Novo Brdo/Novobërdë, Klokot/Kllokot, Parteš/Partesh and Štrpce/Shtërpcë
Project Duration: 6 months
Topic: Women in Governance and Economy
Project Purpose: Increase economic empowerment of women through implementation of gender responsive budgeting in 10 non-majority Kosovo municipalities.
Project Funds: $ 21,880.10

 

JETA

Project Title: Public Awareness Campaign on Women Property and Inheritance Rights in Junik municipality
Location of Organization: Deçan/Dečani
Location of Project: Municipality of Junik and Deçan/Dečani
Project Duration: 8 months
Topic: Empowering Women through Enhanced Awareness of Women’s Property Rights
Project Purpose: Raising awareness of the wide public regarding the right of women to property and inheritance, identification of challenges towards realization of this right and addressing such issues to relevant institutions.
Project Funds: $ 18,688.00

 

Advocacy Center for Democratic Culture – ACDC

Project Title: Strengthening Women in Rural Areas through Education on Women’s Inheritance and Property Rights
Location of Organization: North Mitrovica
Location of Project: Rural areas of Municipalities- North Kosovo: Zvečan/Zveçan, Zubin Potok and Leposavić/Leposaviq
Project Duration: 7 months
Topic: Empowering Women through Enhanced Awareness of Women’s Property Rights
Project Purpose: Mobilization of the community in rural areas on the issue of Gender Equality, women’s inheritance and property rights.
Project Funds: $ 23,546.00

 

Kosovo Glocal

Project Title: Proactive Media for LGBTI rights
Location of Organization: Prishtinë/Priština
Location of Project: Kosovo wide
Project Duration: 9 months
Topic: Increased protection and awareness of LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersexual) community rights
Project Purpose: Raise awareness about the political, social, and cultural realities of LGBTI individuals in Kosovo toward their inclusion in Kosovar society.
Project Funds: $ 15,222.70

 

Klubi Dëshira

Project Title: Enhance Participation of Persons with Intellectual Impairments in Employment and Self-Empoyment
Location of Organization: Prishtinë/Priština
Location of Project: Prishtinë/Priština, Mitrovicë/Mitrovica, Gjakovë/ Đakovica, Prizren, Ferizaj/ Uroševac, Gjilan/Gnjilane
Project Duration: 11 months
Topic: Expand Participation of Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
Project Purpose: Increase the participation of persons with disabilities (PwD) in society, by improving their employment skills through training and practical work, and support PwD to start their own business.
Project Funds: $ 19,400.50

 

Handikos Mitrovica

Project Title: Empowering Persons with Disabilities by Raising Awareness on Their Property Rights
Location of Organization: Mitrovicë/Mitrovica
Location of Project: Mitrovicë/Mitrovica, Skenderaj/Srbica, Vushtrri/Vučitrn
Project Duration: 8 months
Topic: Expand Participation of Persons with Disabilities (PwD)
Project Purpose: Engagement of people with disabilities (PwD) in advocacy processes and promoting the rights to property among PWD in Municipality of Mitrovicë/Mitrovica, Vushtrri/Vucitrn and Skenderaj/Srbica.
Project Funds: $ 17,584.80

 

Dokufest

Project Title: Film and Factual Media against Extremism
Location of Organization: Prizren
Location of Project: Kaçanik/Kačanik, Viti/Vitina, Gjilan/Gnjilane, Prizren, Suharekë/Suva Reka, Gjakovë/Đakovica, Hani i Elezit/Elez Han, Prishtinë/Priština
Project Duration: 11 months
Topic: Expand Youth Participation to Counter Violent Extremism
Project Purpose: Raising awareness in communities about violent extremism through factual media and documentary film screenings.
Project Funds: $ 20,083.20

 

AVOKO

Project Title: Act smart
Location of Organization: Dragash/Dragaš
Location of Project: Dragash/Dragaš
Project Duration: 9 months
Topic: Expand Youth Participation to Counter Violent Extremism
Project Purpose: Raising participation of youth to contribute towards tolerance, intercultural cooperation, and avoidance of groups/individuals that preach religious extremism and lack of interethnic and interfaith tolerance.
Project Funds: $ 18,412.50

 

Internews Kosovo

Project Title: Countering Violent Extremism among Kosovo’s youth
Location of Organization: Prishtinë/Priština
Location of Project: Kosovo wide
Project Duration: 6 months
Topic: Expand Youth Participation to Counter Violent Extremism
Project Purpose: Raise the awareness of the Kosovar youth about violent extremism in order to prevent their radicalization and recruitment of youth in terrorist groups.
Project Funds: $ 24,290.00

 

Iniciativa Qytetare Skenderaj – IQK

Project Title: Enhance youth participation in prevention of violent extremism
Location of Organization: Skenderaj/Srbica
Location of Project: Skenderaj/Srbica
Project Duration: 7 months
Topic: Expand Youth Participation to Counter Violent Extremism
Project Purpose: Prevention of violent religious extremism through involvement of youth in educational activities and raising awareness of the wide public.
Project Funds: $ 13,500.00

 

We congratulate all the awardees and encourage others to continue applying for E4E grants!

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