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THE BUCHAREST CIVIC NETWORK - a Reason for Hope

 - a network of grassroots citizen groups working for a better Bucharest -

13 civic groups, 112 core members, 27.000 followers, 188 civic actions, 37 successful campaigns that led to concrete changes in Bucharest neighborhoods and 39 local and central public institutions targeted. The numbers describe The Bucharest Civic Network and the groups’ advocacy efforts in the past years. 


ECON attends WSOS/GLC Professional Fellows 2nd Reunion in Hungary

From 1 to 5 September, ECON representatives attended a regional meeting of the Professional Fellows of the U.S. State Department Fellowship Programme, which was held in Balatonfured in Hungary.


JIK - Jugend Ideen Konferenz (Conference of Youth's Ideas)

For many years, young people in our hometown Bautzen have been frustrated about not being able to change something in and about their city, although there were quite a few aspects the youth did not feel comfortable with.


Application to Receive Consulting Help

 The European Community Organizing Network is launching new Community Organizing Consultancy Program.


ECON - ECOS Joint Meeting in Zvolen, Slovakia, November 28, 2016

On November 28, 2016 ECON co-organized joint meeting with “European Community Organizing School” project participants. Meeting took place in Community Center managed by Center for Community Organizing in Zvolen, Slovakia. Participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, Ukraine and Slovakia discussed issue of community organizing trainings methodologies, including newly developing http://ecos-project.eu/moodle/ web page with community organizing online courses for beginners as well as advanced community activists.

Main part of meeting was devoted to discussion about our commitment to social changes we would like to see in our societies. Check soon our web page to find out more about ideas from participants how ECON and ECON members can engage minorities in community organizing, build real power of community initiatives, how our commitment to social change should be reflected in our local work.


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