Programme: Progress Programme: Anti-discrimination and Gender Equality strands
Rights, Equality and Citizenship
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme |
"Rights, Equality and Citizenship"
The general objective of the Programme shall be to contribute, in accordance with Article 4 of the Treaty on the EU (TEU), to the further development of an area where equality and the rights of persons as enshrined in the TEU, in the Treaty of the Functioning of the EU (TFEU), in the Charter of fundamental rights of the EU and in the international human rights conventions to which the Union has acceded, are promoted, protected and effectively implemented. The Programme follows 9 Specific objectives:
|Link||Link to Programme|
|Thematic Focus||Education, European Citizenship, Equal Rights, Justice, Capacity Building, Youth, Human Rights, Security, Social affairs|
Danube Region, Adriatic and Ionian Region, Alpine Region, Baltic Sea Region
|Funding area|| EU Member
Iceland / Ísland
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Iceland / Ísland
|Eligible applicants||International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Public Services|
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Bodies and entities which are profit-oriented shall have access to the Programme only in conjunction with non-profit or public organisations.
The Commission may cooperate with international organisations under the conditions laid down in the relevant annual work programme. Access to the Programme shall be open to international organisations active in the areas covered by the Programme in accordance with the Financial Regulation and the relevant annual work programme.
|Type of Funding||Grant|
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Action grants to educate and raise the awareness of girls and boys about gender-based violence as a way to prevent it at an early stage
Action grants to promote the access to justice and support of victims of gender-based violence and the treatment of perpetrators