Creative Force – call for funding

The application deadline is January 31st, 2013

The Swedish Institute Creative Force program welcomes applications which aim to promote openness and democratic structures with the aid of projects in the fields of culture, media, and related sectors.

As of 2013, the Creative Force program comprises four geographic areas:

• Africa: Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
• The Middle East and North Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, West Bank/Gaza, and Yemen
• Eastern Europe and Western Balkans: Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldavia, Serbia, and Ukraine
• Russia: North-western Russia

The program is open to collaborative initiatives between organizations in Sweden and one or more of these countries. It is important to note that applications must be submitted by the Swedish partner.

The application deadline is January 31st, 2013.

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