Turkey’s EU Ministry set to fund NGOs, media

Turkey’s EU Ministry set to fund NGOs, media

 

Turkey’s European Union Ministry has launched a grant program of 9 million euros for media institutions and nongovernmental organizations in order to promote dialogue between civil society in the EU and Turkey.

The ministry announced the program, “Strengthening Civil Society Dialogue between the EU and Turkey – III Grant Programs,” May 24 in a written statement.

The program, which is divided into a “Political Criteria Grant Program” and a “Media Grant Program,” will finance Turkey and EU media institutions’ and NGOs’ common projects in the two domains.