Round IV

01 December 2016 – ATRC signed agreements with fifteen (15) local non-governmental organizations,
grantees of the fourth round of Engagement for Equality – E4E, implemented by the Advocacy Training and Resource Centre (ATRC),
and supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

Awardees for this Round are:

Security Policy Research Center – SPRC

  • Project Title :Promotion of civil society in the fight against extremism in Kosovo
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Ferizaj/Uroševac, Gjilan/Gnjilane, Kaçanik/Kačanik, Mitrovicë/a (south), Peja/Peć
  • Project Duration : 12 months
  • Theme: Enhanced youth participation in preventing violent extremism
  • Project Goal: Contribution to a safer and more democratic society by active participation in policies and decision-making in Kosovo.

Kosova – Women for Women

  • Project Title: Women, agents of inheritance rights
  • Location :Prishtinë/Priština
  • Project Location: Viti/Vitina, Kaçanik/Kačanik, Štrpce/Shtërpcë and Ferizaj/Uroševac
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme: Empowerment of women through awareness raising on women’s ownership rights
  • Project Goal: Education of women and men in rural areas on women’s rights to property and inheritance, and empowerment of women to claim such rights.

COD Kosovo in partnership with Light House and Kameni Cvet

  • Project Title:Rights of disabled persons to active participation and inclusion
  • Location : North Mitrovica
  • Project Location :North Mitrovica
  • Project Duration : 12 Months
  • Theme :Enhanced participation of disabled persons
  • Project Goal: Inclusion of disabled persons in the decision-making process in North Mitrovica, and advocacy for their rights to overall socio-economic development

Public Organization for Local Initiatives and Supports – POLIS

  • Project Title: Common contribution for women’s rights to joint inheritance
  • Location : Lipjan/Lipljane
  • Project Location :Prishtinë/Priština, Lipjan/Lipljane, Fushë Kosovë/Kosovo Polje, Obiliq/Obilić, Gllogovc/Glogovac, Ferizaj/Uroševac, Shtime/Štimlje, Štrpce/Shtërpcë, Kaçanik/Kačanik, Hani i Elezit/Elez Han
  • Project Duration : 12 months
  • Theme : Empowerment of women through awareness raising on women’s ownership rights
  • Project Goal: Information on inheritance rights, and support to women to enjoy their rights to inheritance

Kosovo Centre for Gender Studies – KCGS

  • Project Title: Gendered stances in civil society and the private sector
  • Location : Prishtinë/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration: 12 Months
  • Theme:Women in governance and economy
  • Project Goal: Support to civil society and private sector to increase gender sensitivity

Visual Arts Centre Multimedia – MM

  • Project Title: Treatment of violent extremism through social theatre
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Prishtinë, Kaçanik/Kačanik, Han i Elezit/Elez Han, Vushtrri/Vucitrn/Vucitern, Ferizaj/Uroševac, Pejë/Peć, Prizren, Fushë Kosovë/Kosovo Polje, Obiliq/Obilić, Gjilan/Gjilane, Lipjan/Lipjane, Mitrovicë/a, Suharekë/Suva Reka, Gjakovë/Đakovica
  • Project Duration :12 Months
  • Theme : Enhanced youth participation in preventing violent extremism
  • Project Goal: Awareness raising of Kosovo youth on the issue of violent extremism, through arts

Kosovo Center for Business Support – KCBS

  • Project Title:Inheritance rights for women, empowerment
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Gjilan/Gnjilane, Kamenicë/a, Viti/Vitina and Novobërdë/Novo Brdo
  • Project Duration :11 Months
  • Theme : Empowerment of women through awareness raising on women’s ownership rights
  • Project Goal: Implementation of ex officio legal obligations on service of acts of death for judicial procedures.

Quality Institute for Research, Analysis and Training– iCHAT

  • Project Title: We inform to prevent
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location :Ferizaj/Uroševac, Kaçanik/Kačanik, Prizren, Gjilan/Gnjilane, Pejë/Peć, Mitrovicë/a, Vushtrri/Vučitrn
  • Project Duration :6 months
  • Theme : Enhanced youth participation in preventing violent extremism
  • Project Goal:Awareness raising of youth in preventing involvement in violent extremism

Human Rights Radio Network – HRN

  • Project Title: It is time to de-stigmatize disabled persons: let us begin to talk about it
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location :Kosovo
  • Project Duration :8 months
  • Theme : Enhanced participation of disabled persons
  • Project Goal:General public awareness raising on the disabled people, through radio-information

HANDIKOS Prishtina

  • Project Title: Disability in local policies
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme : Enhanced participation of disabled persons
  • Project Goal:Improvement of access conditions and involvement of disabled persons in the Municipality of Prishtinë/Priština

Sbunker

  • Project Title: Fighting violent extremism through a Critical thinking Program
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Prishtinë/Priština, Prizren, Mitrovicë/a, Gjilan/Gnjilane, Pejë/Peć, Gjakovë/Đakovica and Ferizaj/Urosevac
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme : Enhanced youth participation in preventing violent extremism
  • Project Goal:Fighting violent extremist positions in youth, by promoting critical thinking, values of freedom and democracy, and respect for human rights

GAP Institute

  • Project Title: Review of gender-based discriminatory policies in the labour market
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme : Women in governance and economy
  • Project Goal:Elimination of gender-based discrimination in the labour market, and creation of equal opportunities in employment

Democracy for Development – D4D

  • Project Title: Women for Development – Activation for women in the labour market
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme : Women in Governance and Economy
  • Project Goal:Advocacy to address gender gaps in the extent of working activities, by engaging political leadership and the private sector

Active Women of Gjakova – FAGJ

  • Project Title: Access of Women to Property
  • Location: Gjakova/Đakovica
  • Project Location : Gjakovë/Đakovica, Deçan/Dečani, Junik/Junik, Dragash/Dragaš
  • Project Duration :8 months
  • Theme : Empowerment of women through awareness raising on women’s ownership rights
  • Project Goal:Awareness raising of women and girls to enjoy their rights to inheritance and increased institutional responsibility in this regard.

Balkan Investigative Reporting Network – BIRN

  • Project Title: Empowerment of women to claim their rights to inheritance
  • Location: Prishtina/Priština
  • Project Location : Kosovo
  • Project Duration :12 months
  • Theme : Empowerment of women through awareness raising on women’s ownership rights
  • Project Goal:Purpose: Monitoring, advocacy for laws, initiation of public debate through media on the issues of family and inheritance law, by raising awareness of women and girls, wider public and public institutions.

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