The EEA and Norway Grants represents the contribution from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to reduce economic and social disparities and strengthen cooperation with 14 EU countries.
Part of the funding is set aside to strengthen civil society and active citizenship. An Active Citizen Fund is created in each beneficiary state for this purpose.
Our latest project stories
Read about successful partnership projects between Norwegian and European civil society organisations:
Liga-Ação Platform: Towards Zero Waste In Portugal
In recent years, the growing concern over waste production and pollution has given rise to numerous citizen initiatives. Joining forces ...
Making Sense of Russia – Project Aiding Minorities in Estonia
Amid the Russian-aggression war, Estonian minorities are facing challenges with media literacy and ideological manipulations. What is true, and what ...
Redefining Narratives – Empowering Roma Women in Bulgaria
In the heart of the Balkans, the Roma population in Bulgaria has endured as both a source of mystery and ...
A Glimpse into Norway’s ‘Bible Belt’: A Pan-European LGBTQ+ Study Trip to the South of Norway
LGBTQ+ activists from accross Europe joined the Norwegian Helsinki Committee on a study trip to Southern Norway. The goal: to ...
Overview of open calls
This page offers an overview of bilateral funding opportunities under the Active Citizens Fund open to donor country partners from ...
Read about events, opportunities for cooperation and calls.
Find inspiration in former bilateral projects and read about past successful projects
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Where we are active
Project support is available to applicants in 14 European countries.
How to get involved
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