01 Nov Conference Democracy and development held in Bratislava
Bratislava, October, 29th 2016.godine – At the conference “Democracy and development” held on October, 27th 2016, organized by Pontis Foundation from Slovakia, participated 230 represntatives from 40 countries and various sectors. This was a unique opportunity to share knowledge, creative ideas, experiences, successes and challenges in the field of development cooperation. Main topics of the conference were democratization, migration and global development.
Key speaker to this conference was Alaa Murabit, founder of NGO Voice of Libyan Women, adovocate of UN for Global Goals of Sustainable Development and UN High-Level Commissioner on Health Employment and Economic Growth.
The following day, representatives of partner NGOs from Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia, as well as the representative of Horizont 3000 and experts on development cooperation from Slovenia and Croatia held project meeting to plan further activities of Trialog project. They have also attended lecture on research methodology for policy development in the field of development held by an expert from Austrian Development Cooperation.
Besides Gradjanske Inicijative partners on this project are Balkan Civil Society Development Network, Македонски центар за меѓународна соработка,Udruženje “Narodni parlament”, Centar Za Razvoj Nevladinih Organizacija – Crnvo, IDM Albania, Development NGO platforms in Slovenia and Croatia, Fundacja “Pontis”, Concord European NGO confederation for Relief and Development, HORIZONT3000 – Österreichische Organisation für Entwicklungszusammenarbeit