Our project “Reclaim Our Civil Space!” came to life to address the trends of democratic backsliding and shrinking civic space observed particularly in Central and South-eastern Europe. We have been working for the past 3 years with 10 partners from Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Norway (as an expert partner) to empower, engage, protect and support our civil societies.
Video about the Białowieża forest and its activists by our partner from Poland - Fundusz Partnerstwa.
Local communities for heritage: good practices in Central Europe
Second season of the Hungarian podcast "Világmegváltó" by Ökotárs is out! Listen to all 4 episodes about civil society in Hungary. (Language: Hungarian)
Podcast report from our Brussels conference!
Where do we stand with the European civil society strategy? – was the title of the conference Ökotárs and its partners held on 12 October in Brussels, in the EFTA House. The event, attended by about 60 representatives of civil society organisations from Central Europe, Brussels-based European networks and EU institutions, served a double goal: