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Winners of the Innovation and Challenge Grants Program

In July, the USAID Civil Society Engagement Program selected the winners of its Innovation and Challenge Grants Program. All the selected projects aim to tackle issues of public concern through

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Initiatives for Promoting Corporate Responsibility in Georgia

Global Compact Network Georgia (GCNG), with support from the USAID Civil Society Engagement Program, is actively working with various stakeholders (including businesses, the government, CSOs, and the media) to promote

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Rapid response grants empower civil society to support Ukrainians, address domestic implications of Russia-Ukraine war

Since the conflict began in late February, Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine has had a devastating humanitarian impact, security implications, and economic consequences that have reverberated throughout the region

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Effects of the Russia-Ukraine War on Georgia’s Energy Security in the Short-Term Perspective

On June 10, the NGO World Experience for Georgia (WEG) presented the findings of its research on effects of the Russia-Ukraine War for Georgia’s energy security in the short-term perspective.

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Crowdfunding efforts engage communities around Georgia, fund 16 new civic initiatives

Crowdfunding for non-profit initiatives is a method often lauded for its ability to effectively raise funds and engage diverse audiences. Research conducted by U.S.-based crowdfunding platform Fundly found that donation

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Community groups mobilize to give Racha residents a voice and advocate for environmental protection

Georgia’s northwestern Racha region has long been recognized for its environmental allure. Largely untouched, the area boasts breathtaking mountain peaks, pristine lakes, and a sprawling forest that is enjoyed by

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Mobilizing Communities in Racha for Environmental Protection

In May, the Center for Civic Activities (CCA) received a Rapid Response Grant from the USAID Civil Society Engagement Program to mobilize citizens in Racha and protect the more than

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Dopomoga Ukraini creates inclusive platform to help Ukrainians access assistance

Almost three months on from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a stroll through the streets of Tbilisi provides a visual reminder of both the ongoing conflict and the Georgian population’s prodigious

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Civic Platform – European Forum Georgia

The ongoing war in Ukraine and its implications for Georgia have called attention to the need for strengthening Georgia’s civic and political resilience. In March 2022, the East European Center