Call for proposals for the support for projects of civil society organisations (CSO) in Montenegro

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) within the project
CSOs in Montenegro – from basic services to policy shaping – M’BASE project

opens

CALL FOR PROPOSALS
for the support for projects of civil society organisations (CSO) in Montenegro

Project proposals, which should contribute to the successful EU integration process of Montenegro by empowering the civil society participation in decision-making processes and implementation of reforms, as well as strengthening partnerships between CSOs, but also CSOs and local authorities, shall be submitted no later than 9 May 2021, until 16h00.

Call for proposals for the support for projects of civil society organisations (CSO) in Montenegro

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Call “Reporting for change”

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) announces a

CALL “Reporting for change”
for the best investigative journalistic story that produced a specific change

In order to strengthen the role of the media in Montenegrin society, emphasize the importance of reporting on numerous issues in the context of European integration, as well as further affirmation of investigative journalism in Montenegro, the Centre for Civic Education (CCE) announces a CALL for the best journalistic investigative story on “Reporting for change”.
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The competition is part of the project „Support to local media – first hand stories! Supporting investigative journalism and media literacy at the local level in Montenegro“ aimed at contributing to the process of European integration of Montenegro through the strengthening of professional, independent and investigative journalism, particularly at the local level through education and capacity development of media professionals in the field of digital and media literacy.

Eligible investigative stories must be published in the period from 1 January 2020 to 14 February 2021, after which a specific change and contribution to solving a problem at the local or national level occurred. Investigative stories created through a re-granting scheme within this project cannot apply for the competition.

The competition is intended for journalists of Montenegrin print and electronic media (Internet publications), agencies and web portals registered in Montenegro. Authors can submit a maximum of two articles, whether they apply themselves or they are nominated by the main newsroom, journalists associations or the jury.

The deadline for submitting articles is 14 April 2021, until 14h00.

To apply for the competition, the following documents in electronic form should be submitted:

  • a copy of the published article (scanned text, link of the published story, video or audio attachment depending on the type of media), with a clear indication of when and where the article was published;
  • first name and surname of the author, contact number and e-mail address.

Applications  can be sent solely via e-mail info@cgo-cce.org, with the subject: „COMPETITION – Reporting to change“.

Incomplete applications shall not be considered.

The Commission will select the three best stories to be awarded cash prizes in the following gross amounts:

  • First prize: 1000 €
  • Second prize: 700  €
  • Third prize: 400  €

Awarded articles will be published on the CCE website and further promoted through social networks.

The competition is organized within the framework of the project ‘Support to local media – first hand stories! -supporting investigative journalism and media literacy at the local level in Montenegro’ implemented by B film Montenegro, Centre for Civic Education (CCE), SHARE Foundation and Institute for business and financial literacy. The project is funded by the EU through the Delegation of the European Union to Montenegro and co-financed by the Ministry of Public Administration, Digital Society and Media of Montenegro.

Civic Activism School

        Centre for Civic Education (CCE) announces a call for

Civic Activism School
- with the focus on persons with disabilities -

Programme of the Civic Activism School  with a focus on persons with disabilities consists of sessions that are a combination of lectures, interactive work through workshops and simulations, as well as film screenings with accompanying discussions. The sessions will be held once a week for an hour and a half for 3 months.

Eligible candidates have to be 18 and over, regardless of gender, nationality, religion or personal convictions, with the indication that advantage will be given to those who demonstrate a high level of civic and social activism, as well as applicants who express willingness to contribute to the fight for equality of the persons with disabilities (PWD). Half of the participants of the Civic Activism School will be members of the PWD community and half of the general population. »

II Media literacy forum and internship

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) opens the Call for all students

II MEDIA LITERACY FORUM AND INTERNSHIP

Media literacy forum offers a wide spectrum of theoretical and practical knowledge on media literacy, with a focus on social media and disclosure of fake news. During the three days of the intensive and dynamic programme, a group of 20 selected students will have the opportunity to learn from international and domestic experts about the concept and importance of media literacy, the role of the media in society, reporting and investigation techniques, modalities of verifying information, digital and legal responsibility.

II Media literacy forum and internship »