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Funding opportunities for Latvian NGOs

Interested in promoting increase of welfare and strengthening democratic values and respect for human rights in Latvia? NGOs, now is your chance to apply for funding from the EEA Grants. 

Society Integration Foundation is now launching the second call for proposals under the NGO programme in Latvia. More than €2 million is available for NGOs in the current call. An additional €57.000 is set aside for strengthening bilateral partnerships between civil society organisations in Latvia and in the three donor states Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

Facilitating partnerships

Donor state organisations contribute to facilitate partnerships with donor state NGOs.

Norwegian contact person
Lillian Solheim, The Norwegian Helsinki Committee
Icelandic contact person
Margrét Steinarsdóttir, The Icelandic Human Rights Centre
Contact person Liechtenstein
Karin Lingg, Office for Foreign Affairs

Deadline 2 December

Latvian NGOs can apply for support in two of the following areas:

  • Social sector activities
  • Development of cohesive society.

Deadline for applications is 2 December 2013 for medium and macro projects and 23 January 2013 for micro projects.

Interested in applying? You will find all the information you need on the programme’s website

Seminars on preparation of a project application will take place between 14 October and 1 November 2013 in Riga and the regions. Check out the Society Integration Foundation’s website for details.