|Grant Number||SK_III 2006_34|
|Organization||VIA IURIS - Center for Public Advocacy|
|Project Name||Public interest law partnership: Improving decision making and empowering civil society|
|Amount Awarded||USD 75,000.00|
|Grant Period||January 01, 2007 - December 01, 2007|
The project will contribute to increased level and standards of citizen's rights protection, consistent decision-making of public authorities, proper use of their competencies in protection of public interest and transparent utilization of public funds. It also aims at empowerment of civil society with specific legal tools to impact decision-making processes. The project is to strengthen capacities of lawyers assisting citizen's struggles against non-transparent decision-making and promoting use of high ethical standards in legal profession.