Call for Proposals: Active Citizens for Greener Future

16th February, 2016

The restricted call for proposals for the local CSOs, working in the area of environment, titled “Active Citizens for Greener Future” was closed on 15th February, 2016.

The overall objective of the call was to expand the, by involving other CSOs from Western Balkans and Turkey in the organisation of public advocacy/lobbying actions. The main aim of these actions was to raise awareness among citizens and influence public sector reform processes on the approximation of Western Balkans and Turkey to the EU environmental standards.

The Specific objectives of this call were:

  1. Awareness raising campaigns on important environmental issues related to water protection, climate change and waste management.
  1. Actions promoting and stimulating citizens’ and youth involvement in environment initiatives at local level, related to marking international environmental days in 2016

Applications submitted under this call were evaluated by the partners with assistance of external assessors. Official announcement of the awarded applicants and signing of contracts is envisaged to take place during the first week of March, 2016.