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Institutional Development

Inter Ethnic Initiative for Human Rights Foundation

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2006–December 31, 2008
  • Location Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Geographic Focus Bulgaria

About this grant

This grant will enable the Inter Ethnic Initiative for Human Rights Foundation to increase its capacity to influence national and international policies regarding human and minority rights. Main project activities will include increasing board and staff capacities; developing new research, training and consultancy services and marketing these services to relevant public institutions, international organizations and nonprofit organizations; and establishing a reserve fund to leverage European Union funding.The foundation, established in 1996, is a leading Bulgarian non-governmental organization that works to improve ethnic relations at the grassroots and national levels.