List of grants – 2012

List of grants – 2012

PROGRAM YEAR ORGANIZATION TOWN AMOUNT GRANTED
PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Social Transition 2012 Anima  Kotor € 11,629 Improving proactive approach of women in claiming and obtaining their labor rights, which is a key factor in ensuring of better position of women in the labor market
Social Transition 2012 Oasis Bijelo Polje € 12,270 Developing labour skills and occupational therapy for children and youth with disabilities
Social Transition 2012 Steps Pljevlja € 14,996 The main objective of this project is construction of basketball court in the hypo-therapy center and support the social integration of people with disabilities
Social Transition 2012 Women space of Pljevlja Pljevlja € 10,853 Center for alternative work with youth at risk and efforts to reduce juvenile delinquency and create closer ties between schools – students – parents
Social Transition 2012 Center for Children’s Rights Podgorica € 9,550 Improving quality of individual/independent life of children/youth after leaving the Orphanage “Mladost” in Bijela
Social Transition 2012 Youth Centre Herceg Novi € 14,600 Opening the first Voluntary Service in Montenegro to improve the situation in civil society and creation of better social situation for vulnerable groups, especially youth
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Dijagonale Podgorica € 2,800 The project aims to involve young people with disabilities and their integration into the social activities
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Children of Montenegro Podgorica € 4,021 The project represents a model of theoretical and practical approaches in dealing with group and individuals  in order to create a positive system of values to prevent risks of antisocial behavior with children who often fall into juvenile delinquency
Citizen Action 2012 Proactive Podgorica € 4,000 The project “Caravan of activism” aims to strengthen activism and social responsibility among young people by organizing six groups of young activists (3 groups in Niksic and 3 groups in Podgorica) and realization of six smaller civil actions.
Citizen Action 2012 Zagrad Montenegro Niksic € 2,600 The project aims to form a protection zone between the village Zagrad (village in Zupa Niksicka) and  bauxite mine to protect the village from erosion and dust.
Citizen Action 2012 Center for Protection and Research of Birds of Montenegro (CZIP) Podgorica € 3,991 Promotion of ecotourism values of the river Cijevna canyon through  cleaning and renovating five checkpoints along the canyon
Citizen Action 2012 Non formal group “DrvoUp” Podgorica € 4,000 The “Twitter community”  from Podgorica project , focused on actions of cleaning and foresting parks in Podgorica, which were devastated due to bad weather conditions during February 2012
Citizen Action 2012 Avlija Rožaje € 3,368 The project aims to educate high school students from Rozaje on the cultural and natural heritage. Projects foreseen walking tours and the actions of clean up cultural and historical monuments
Citizen Action 2012 Roma forum for integration Niksic € 2,100 Cleaning and action of planting Roma settlements through the elimination of illegal dumps and environmental education of members of Roma population in Niksic.
Citizen Action 2012 Green.me Budva € 1,930 The project provides educational campaigns in Budva, in order to raise citizen awareness about the necessity of protecting the green zones. There were actions of planting foreseen
Citizen Action 2012 Parent Council of primary school ‘Vlado Milic’ Podgorica € 3,972 The project provided cleaning of yard in primary school Vlado Milic in Donja Gorica and reconstructed of toilets, floor…
Citizen Action 2012 Student Union Podgorica € 2,493 The project is aimed at raising students’ awareness (Faculty of Political Sciences and Faculty of Philosophy), to be more active in creating social changes (organizing the camp, public debates, making the movie …)
Citizen Action 2012 Montenegro youth forum Podgorica € 4,000 The establishment of the Montenegrin Youth Forum as the representative umbrella organization of youth in Montenegro. Action plan for current and following year.                                                                                     Osnivanje Crnogorskog omladinskog foruma kao reprezentativne krovne organizacije mladih Crne Gore. Akcioni plan za ovu i narednu godinu.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Viva Vita Pljevlja €6,500 Strengthening the capacity of NGO Viva Vita for inclusion in the process of empowering local community to provide foster care services for elderly and providing aditional skills for members and volunteers of the organization
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Our Future Niksic €5,695 The project objectives are strengthening the capacity of organization in the area of fighting peer violence among children, and social inclusion of children from socially disadvantaged families.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Strong Mum Bijelo Polje €5,410 The project of needs assessment of single mothers in Bijelo Polje, which will be implemented in cooperation with the Center for Social Work, for the purposes of more adequate response to their needs and issues they are facing.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Ray of Sun Herceg Novi €5,920 Strengthening the capacity of the organization with the objective to start workshops for making unique souvenirs through inclusion of children with disabilities and their parents. Planned activities: training and education for new members, workshops and production of catalog.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 SOS helpline for women and children victims of violence Plav €4,588 The aim of the project is to ensure quality and continuity of service of SOS helpline in Plav municipality, and providing support to women and children victims of violence with full work capacity. Activities: informative workshops on women’s rights and training for 15 volunteers to work on SOS Hotline.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Impuls Niksic €4,761 The project involves advisory work with foster families that will help them to overcome difficulties and acquire necessary knowledge in order to meet the needs of children who are in foster care. The project also includes work with children in families through workshops (work on self-esteem, the acquisition of personal and social skills and developing proactive attitudes in relation to their own position in society)
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Spark of Life Niksic €4,640 Improving the quality of life of single parents in Niksic, through providing psycho-social support via workshops and advisory work; at the same time contributing to building organizational capacity of this NGO.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Aurora Pljevlja €4,946 Empowering single mothers in Pljevlja, who are also members of Aurora, through series of trainings in acquiring basic knowledge (5 sessions) on: human rights, rights of women and children, gender equality, family and parenting, reproductive health of women and two trainings for acquisition of skills in writing projects and fundraising. The project also aims to raise community awareness of the problems single mothers face.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Don Bosko Centar Podgorica €6,550 The project aims for better integration of children and youth (socially disadvantaged, without parental care, those living on the margins of society and are prone to problematic behavior) in local community. Organizing activities for children and youth in better use of their free time during the summer holidays and  work on prevention of socially unacceptable beaviour.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 House of Human Rights Herceg Novi €6,561 Strenghtening organizational capacity, through expert-lead strategic planning, focused on organizational development and planning of social services; the process will include representatives of relevant local stakeholders in the area of social care and protection.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Parents of Montenegro Podgorica €6,106 School of parenting is focused on increasing parenting skillls and knowledge via series of thematic workshops led by experts, and provision of counseling for parents. At the same time, the project will raise public awareness of the importance of parental role and promote parental organizing and activism on relevant issues.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Association of Parents of Children with Disabilities Ulcinj Ulcinj €6,635 Awareness raising and inclusion of the community of Ulcinj in providing and development of adequate services to children with disabilities and their families, as well as advocacy efforts for functional Daycare center.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Association of Multiplesclerosis Bijelo Polje €6,193 Psycho-social support to people living in urban and rural areas of municipality of Bijelo Polje, who are suffering from multiple sclerosis and have difficulties in mobility, including support to their family members through education on physiotherapy for persons living with MS.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Heart (Association of the handicapped) Mojkovac €6,280 Development of Local Action Plan for integration of persons with disability, in cooperation with relevant stakeholders.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Network of Knowledge Podgorica €6,990 The project aims to raise awareness about social entrepreneurship and contribute to creating more favorable environment for the establishment of social enterprises, at the same time increasing CSOs knowlegde about this concept.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Association of the Young Podgorica €6,850 The project aims to strengthen the capacity of the organization for working in rural areas, and for participatory planning of social development of rural communities. The training will be lead by 2 regional experts.
DeFacto Stronger 2012 Susreti Niksic €5,400 Enhancing professional practice for students of sociology, pedagogy, and psychology about institutional and non-institutional social services.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Association of parents for support and help to children with disabilities “Sunbeam” Herceg Novi € 4,999 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Psychological Center  ABC Niksic € 4,961 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Association of Parents of Children with Disabilities Ulcinj Ulcinj € 5,021 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Association for helping  persons with mental and physical disabilities Niksic € 4,425 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Association of persons with impaired hearing “Nice gesture” Tivat € 3,905 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Peer support program / Buddy 2 2012 Association of youth with disabilities Niksic € 4,980 Social inclusion support program to children with disabilities which includes peer volunteer support to children/youth with disabilities in everyday activities, joint outings, visits to cultural and sport events, but also during creative workshops.
Social protection services small grants program 2012 New Horizons Ulcinj € 4,000 Introducing services that will improve socio economic status and position of single parents and their families
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Punkt Podgorica € 6,498 The project “Lets make our fairy tale” involves creating / writing fairy tales by the Montenegrin authors where illustrations of the text would be the creative teamwork of children with special educational needs and their peers that attend regular schools.
Social protection services small grants program 2012 My way Cetinje € 3,481 Project involved better level of prevention of drug addiction through development of positive attitude with children by raising level of information about risks and consequences of drug addiction disease
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Association for development of civil society Bijelo Polje € 3,441 The project aims to involvement of organization of civil society in providing social service and to improve the quality of life of single parents in Bijelo Polje.
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Centre for women’s rights Podgorica € 3,500 The objective of the project is in strengthening women victims of domestic violence through currently unavailable services of long term psychological counseling and strengthening the capacities of women organizations –service providers
Social protection services small grants program 2012 Network for education and development of support services for PWD Niksic € 3,500 Project promotes employment and education of disabled people and decreasing unemployment rate for this target group.
Green ideas 2012 Rural household Milan Kljajić, Lubnice Berane € 7,745 The best “green idea” at RBF Philantrophy Forum for green ideas at Western Balkan. “Agro tourism” – providing conditions for eco tourism in village Lubnice (Berane)