The Nordic Welfare Center (NWC) is seeking applications for Networking Activities 2022 to help organisations of people with disabilities in the Nordic countries to exchange experience and knowledge, develop projects or build up partnerships with their equivalent organisations.
The aim of the funding is to help organisations of people with disabilities in the Nordic countries to exchange experience and knowledge, develop projects or build up partnerships with their equivalent organisations in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Northwest Russia.
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1. National organisations, associations and groups and networks of national organisations, associations and groups – of, for and with persons with disabilities or chronic diseases. Foundations that have objects, activity and participation that are similar in nature to those of member-based organisations may be considered.
2. Networking activities must engage participants from at least three Nordic countries, or two Nordic countries and at least one Baltic State or one region in Northwest Russia.
3. The activity must have a specific programme and take place in the Nordic region, the Baltic region or Northwest Russia.
4. Focus Areas:
a) Human rights;
b) Sustainable development;
c) Freedom of movement.
5. The activity must promote the interests of people with disabilities in society in some way.
Activities can receive funding of up to SEK 5,000 per Nordic country and up to SEK 10,000 kronor per Baltic State or region in Northwest Russia. In addition to this are additional expenses resulting from disabilities.
The application for funding for networking activities is open until December 10, 2021.
For more information, please visit https://nordicwelfare.org/en/disability-issues/the-funding-scheme/