|Grant Number||BG_IX 2006_16|
|Organization||International Center for Minority Studies and Intercultural Relations|
|Project Name||Minority Rights and Inter-ethnic Relations in Municipalities with Diverse Population|
|Amount Awarded||USD 33,500.00|
|Grant Period||March 01, 2007 - September 01, 2008|
The project will monitor the actual protection of minorities' rights in two Bulgarian municipalities with ethnically and religiously diverse population and will study the inter-ethnical/inter-religious relations in both municipalities (by interviews with the municipal administration and citizens). The outcomes will help the municipal authorities to increase their capacity to address the needs of their constituencies; to improve the communication between citizens and administration.