Programa Cidadãos [email protected] / Active Citizens Fund

“Civic engagement in Portugal is among the lowest in Europe”

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In a recent interview, the director of the Active Citizens Fund in Portugal (2018-2024) analyzes the Portuguese context and explains how to strengthen civil society by supporting projects in four priority areas of intervention: Strengthen democratic culture and civic awareness; Increased support for human rights; Vulnerable groups are empowered; Enhanced capacity and sustainability of civil society.

Read full interview (PT only)
Updated on 22 july 2018

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