|Grant Number||RO_X 2008_88|
|Organization||Resource Center for Public participation – CeRe|
|Project Name||Back to the (grass) roots|
|Amount Awarded||USD 119,971.00|
|Grant Period||June 01, 2009 - December 31, 2010|
The goal of the project is to empower everyday citizens from Bucharest in order to be able to act as groups, standing for their issues and rights and confronting public authorities. Objectives: • To form citizen groups in 6 neighborhoods of Bucharest; • To build capacity of the 6 local groups to take action for their issues and to keep local authorities accountable; • To contribute to the sustainability of the 6 local groups and capacity to act independently.