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finep supports proposals to strengthen education and awareness raising in Europe

Again in 2018, finep has assisted developmental organisations from all over Europa to develop funding proposal to the European Commission in the area of development education. The EU is publishing a call in this specific thematic area every two years: the so called Development education and awareness raising (DEAR) programme. finep has handed in a total of nine proposals either a lead or co-applicant, and supported an additional eight developmental organisations in the development of funding proposals. ... mehr

finep capacitated International Co-operative Alliance in EU funding

finep supported the Brussels-based International Cooperative Alliance (ICA) in 2017 and 2018. We capacitated the three non-European regional offices Africa, Americas and Asia-Pacific in EU funding and lobbying. Through capacity development trainings in Kenya, India and Costa Rica the local cooperatives and federations of cooperatives from the regions have been empowered to develop funding proposals to the EU and to effectively lobby with their respective EU delegations. ... mehr