EMBASSY OF FINLAND – FUND FOR LOCAL COOPERATION

Deadline: 15 October | The Embassy of Finland in Lithuania is currently inviting applicants for its Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in Belarus 2018-2019 to support initiatives of local non-governmental organisations.

The FLC helps Belarusian civil society actors to carry out well-targeted projects with a clear goal and sustainable outcome in the field of human rights, democracy and good governance. The approach is to establish partnerships with a limited number of organisations instead of supporting one-time activities like workshops or seminars.

The general objectives of the Finnish development policy are: promotion of gender equality, reduction of inequality, promotion of climate sustainability, human rights, openness, coherence and quality with sustainable results.

Priority Areas

Priority areas for projects in Belarus 2017-20 are:

  • Fight against corruption
  • Gender equality / empowering girls and women

Find out more and apply here