|Grant Number||RO_X 2009_282|
|Organization||Fondul de Dezvoltare a Euroregiunii Carpatice - FDEC Romania (known also as Carpathian Foundation Romania)|
|Project Name||HIS – Heritage, Instrument for Sustainability|
|Amount Awarded||USD 200,000.00|
|Grant Period||June 01, 2010 - February 01, 2012|
Goal: Creation of a supportive environment for the NGOs active in community development, using heritage as a tool – HIS, a program to become a grant and capacity development program that will enable communities to use their natural, cultural and historic heritage as instrument for their own sustainable development. Activities: 1. Launch of 2 Calls for Proposals 2. Projects implementation Round I; 3. Projects implementation Round II; 4. Monitoring and evaluation process of the running grants; 5. Networking events: press conferences at each 4th months; 3 networking events involving grantees, applicants who did not receive grants, former FDEC Romania grantees; one networking event involving guests from Hungary - NGOs implementing heritage projects under the same mechanism as in Romania; publication of a HIS promotional brochure - best practices.