Informacja o organizacjiCentre for Community Organizing (CCO) is a leader organization in clustering citizens combating radicalism and pilot organization in NGOs platform NOT IN OUR TOWN (NIOT), which has been established as citizens’ response to electoral victory of radical right-wing runner Marian Kotleba in Banskobystricky Higher Regional Unit (BBSK) elections in 2013.
Komponent/działanie, którego partnerstwo dotyczyKomponent 2.3. Projekty społeczeństwa obywatelskiego
Zakres tematyczny projektuDialog międzykulturowy
Ramy czasowe projektu01-08-2016 – 31-01-2017
Rola partnera w projekcieLider
Opis projektuMain goal of the project proposal is to empower understanding of human rights as essential values of European Union via civic activism, education, science and networking between civil society organizations, academia, youth and political elites. The joint effort of such institutional nexus combines different perspectives on the topic, which we believe can be synergized into effective societal solutions based on academic research, practical experience of NGOs, innovative inputs from the youth and engagement of political elites aimed towards society in its broadest sense. Partner should have experience in those topics as human rights education, protection of human rights, building inclusive communities, empowerment of multicultural dialogue, supporting understanding of essential European values and European citizenship, preventive antiracist work, de-radicalization and disengagement intervention challenging raising radicalization and extremism. Partner will participate in the events focus on development of civil society in autumn 2016, 2017. Their experts will be invited to HUMAN FORUM 2016, 2017 and EMBARGO festival 2017.
Komentarz aplikującegoWe are looking for NGO, Preferably Poland, Hungary, Germany and other organizations with strong connections to the topic of human rights.