Round III

02 June 2016 – ATRC signed agreements with eight (8) local non-governmental organizations,
awardees of the 3rd Round of regular grants for Engagement for Equity Program (E4E),
implemented by Advocacy Training and Resource Center (ATRC) and financed by United States Agency for
International development (USAID).

Awardees for this Round are:

Centre for Legal Aid and Regional Development – CLARD

  • Project Title :Legal aid in cases of women ownership rights and building capacities of new women lawyers
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration : 10 months
  • Theme: Empowering women through enhanced awareness of women’s property rights
  • Project Goal: Provision of free legal aid to the citizens of Kosovo

Communication for Social Development – CSD

  • Project Title: Women’s rights in a democratic society
  • Location : Gračanica/Gracanicë
  • Project Location: Novo Brdo/Novobërdë, Ranilug/Ranillug, Parteš/Partesh, Klokot/Kllokot, Štrpce/Shtërpcë and Gračanica/Gracanicë
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme: Empowering women through enhanced awareness of women’s property rights
  • Project Goal: Documentation and reporting on cases of property and inheritance rights of men and women

Democracy Plus

  • Project Title:Increasing law efficiency for the youth through monitoring
  • Location : Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location :Kosovo
  • Project Duration : 6 Months
  • Theme :Expand youth participation
  • Project Goal: Empower and involve young people in public life by improving the policies and implementing legislation.

Down Syndrome Kosova

  • Project Title: Strengthening of persons with disabilities (PwD) community through increased participation in institutional policies and social Life
  • Location : Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location :Kosovo
  • Project Duration : 12 months
  • Theme : Expand participation of persons with disabilities (PwD)
  • Project Goal: Increase the awareness of PwD rights and unify the legal protection, by ensuring PwD inclusion through constructive dialogue with legislators.

The Kosovo Rehabilitation Centre for Torture Victims – KRCT

  • Project Title: Equal economic empowering for all women in Kosovo
  • Location : Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration: 12 Months
  • Theme:Women in governance and economy
  • Project Goal: Ensure that women/victims of sexual violence enjoy equal rights and opportunities to participate in the government and economy by improving their representation, education and employment.

Kosovo Center for Social Emancipation – QESHK

  • Project Title: Educational integration and legal development
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration :12 Months
  • Theme : Increased protection and awareness of LGBTI community rights
  • Project Goal: Increase the visibility and the rights of the LGBTI community in Kosovo via public awareness and LGBTI community empowerment.

Institute for Development – Riinvest

  • Project Title: Partnership for empowering participation and performance of women in business project, by establishing the Women Economic Forum, drafting the National Agenda for Women in business and advocating for relevant issues
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration :18 Months
  • Theme : Women in governance and economy
  • Project Goal: Enhance the position of women in business, as employers and employees alike, by creating a joint advocacy platform for the issues at hand and a national agenda addressing the engagement of women in business and economy.

Youth Initiative for Human Rights in Kosovo – YIHR

  • Project Title: Curriculum Review
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location :Kosovo
  • Project Duration :16 months
  • Theme : Expand youth participation
  • Project Goal:Influence and change the approach of the Kosovo society to human rights.

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