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General Purposes

Forum of Tuzla Citizens

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $60,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2006–December 31, 2007
  • Location Tuzla, Bosnia And Herzegovina
  • Geographic Focus Bosnia and Herzegovina

About this grant

This grant will enable the Forum of Tuzla Citizens to foster local democractic development in the community of Tuzla in central Bosnia and Herzegovina through the promotion of the rights and responsibilities of citizens and local government. The forum also will work to strengthen Bosnia and Herzegovina’s development as a stable, multiethnic and democratic state and work with other key non-governmental organizations in the region to improve relations between Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, and Montenegro.Recent activities included organizing a series of workshops and seminars in local communities for representatives of the local authorities, citizens, nonprofit representatives and the media on practical aspects of local governance.