Round I

31 August 2015 – ATRC has signed agreements with six local non-governmental organizations,
awardees of the 1st Round of Grants for Engagement for Equity Program (E4E),
implemented by Advocacy Training and Resource Center (ATRC) and supported by
United States Agency for International development (USAID).

Awardees for this Round are:

Kosovo Center for Business Support – KCBS

  • Project Title :Change Kosovo by Empowering Women Organization
  • Location: Pristina
  • Project Location : Drenas, Kamenica and Rahovec
  • Project Duration : 18 Months
  • Theme: Women in Governance and Economy
  • Project Goal: Socio-economic empowerment of women in three municipalities: Drenas, Rahovec and Kamenica.

Advocacy Center for Democratic Culture – ACDC

  • Project Title: Increasing Public Awareness of Women’s Property Rights in northern Kosovo Organization
  • Location : North Mitrovica
  • Project Location: North Mitrovica, Zvecan, Zubin Potok and Leposavic
  • Project Duration :12 Months
  • Theme: Empowering Women through Enhanced Awareness of Women’s Property Rights
  • Project Goal: To empower women in northern Kosovo through raising awareness on Women’s Property Rights and advocacy for the establishment of local mechanisms for ensuring Gender Equality.

Balkan Investigative Reporting Network – BIRN

  • Project Title:Empowering women to seek their inheritance rights Organization
  • Location : Pristina
  • Project Location : Kosovo wide
  • Project Duration : 12 Months
  • Theme : Empowering Women through Enhanced Awareness of Women’s Property Rights
  • Project Goal: To enhance awareness among women in Kosovo regarding their heritage and property rights

Centre for Equality and Liberty for the LGBT community in Kosova – CEL

  • Project Title: Inclusion of the LGBT community in Kosovo Organization
  • Location : Pristina
  • Project Location : Kosovo Wide
  • Project Duration : 20 months
  • Theme : Increased protection and awareness of LGBT community rights
  • Project Goal: To improve position of the LGBT community in Kosovo and increase level of understanding among the general population.

CREATE

  • Project Title: RAE Women in Governance and Economy Organization
  • Location : Pristina
  • Project Location : Mitrovica South, Fushë Kosova, Gjakova, Prizren, Peja, Ferizaj and Gracanica.
  • Project Duration: 12 Months
  • Theme: Women in Governance and Economy
  • Project Goal: To have more equitable participation of Roma, Ashkali, and Egyptian women in political and economic spheres of society at household, community, municipal, and national levels. .

FOL Movement

  • Project Title: Youth involvement in promoting fight against corruption in education system in Kosovo Organization
  • Location: Pristina
  • Project Location : Pristina, Gjakova, Mitrovica, Ferizaj and Podujeva.
  • Project Duration :24 Months
  • Theme : Expand Youth Participation
  • Project Goal: To prevent and minimize corruption in the education system in Kosovo through involvement and activation of youth

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