• 2020-02-29

The ‘We Have a Say’ Youth Fund - Call for Proposals now Closed

Call for proposals for grant support of the ‘We Have a Say’ Youth Fund, under the Regional Youth Compact for Europe project, launched by the Center for Democracy Foundation, was closed on 28 February 2020 at 15:00.

We would like to thank to all organisations for their interest and excellent turnout! We have received 64 applications from the following countries: 

Albania  12
BiH  9
Montenegro   6
Kosovo*  8
Northern Macedonia   5
Serbia  24

We would like to remind you that total budget for the ‘We Have a Say’ Youth Fund amounts to EUR 78,000. The funds will be used to support local youth non-state organisations in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia. The grant amounts will be between the minimum of EUR 3,000 and maximum amount of EUR 6,000.

The results will be published in May 2020, while signing of the grant agreements and disbursement of funds allocated is planned for June-July 2020.

The overall objective of the ‘We Have a Say’ Youth Fund Call for Project Proposals is the enhancement of local democracy in the Western Balkans through support to local youth organisations fostering active participation of young people at the local level.

‘Regional Youth Compact for Europe is a three-year project implemented by the Center for Democracy Foundation, together with 13 partners from the region. The project is financially supported by the European Union and Balkan Trust for Democracy.

(*This designation is without prejudice to the status of Kosovo, and is in accordance with Resolution 1244 as well as the MSP’s opinion on Kosovo’s declaration of independence).

(*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence) 

Center for Democracy Foundation