It will strengthen the ability to civil society to communicate their advocacy messages and objectives both with citizens and governments, thus strengthening their effectiveness and impact in undertaking initiatives and influencing true democratic changes in these priority areas. Equipped with communication skills, capacities, channels and digital tools, CSOs, grassroots and journalists will be able to engage citizens more deeply and reach their communication and advocacy goals more effectively.

Donor: Swedish International Development Agency (Sida)

CRTA and its partners will act together to grow and strengthen a cross-country network of local CSOs, grassroots, activists and journalists that will be able and empowered to advocate for effective implementation of anti-corruption measures and greater government accountability. Through a public campaign, citizens will be able to access a wide range of both offline and online channels and tools, which will be utilized to spread values of activism and civic engagement by presenting that changes are possible.

Donor: U.S. Agency for International Development Serbia

It builds upon the credibility and experience of the “Citizens on Watch” election observation mission, launched by CRTA to provide an independent and comprehensive assessment of the entire election process. Relying on its capacity to organize the election observation mission, CRTA will extend its efforts of democracy advocate and will establish an effective long-term, nation-wide and independent “Citizens on Watch” network that will gather CSOs, activists and media in a joint initiative to support democratic participation both during and well beyond elections.

Donor: Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia

citizen rights and public interest, primarily through initiatives aimed at supporting active citizens’ engagement in raising demand for accountable decision making.

Donor: Rockefeller Brothers Fund

through an ongoing research, analysis and disclosure of both quantitative and qualitative information on parliamentary practices, procedures and legislative decision making, and supporting innovative digital and outreach tools.

Donor: German Embassy Belgrade

In the long term, the project contributes to improvement of conditions for full exercise of the right to access information of public importance and safeguards the achieved level of standards and accomplishments in this field.

Donor: Open Society Foundation Serbia

through an ongoing research, analysis and disclosure of both quantitative and qualitative information on parliamentary practices, procedures and legislative decision making, and supporting innovative digital and outreach tools.

Donor: German Embassy Belgrade

It gathers credible civil society actors, independent media and proactive government officials in a joint effort to provide evidence and viable policy solutions targeting key democratization issues and bridge the gap between citizens and their representatives. By creating the environment for an open, fact-based policy discussion inclusive of diverse inputs and opinions, the project supports democratisation and citizen engagement in decision making processes.

Donor: British Embassy Belgrade

It builds upon the credibility and experience of the “Citizens on Watch” election observation mission, launched by CRTA to provide an independent and comprehensive assessment of the entire election process. Relying on its capacity to organize the election observation mission, CRTA will extend its efforts of democracy advocate and will establish an effective long-term, nation-wide and independent “Citizens on Watch” network that will gather CSOs, activists and media in a joint initiative to support democratic participation both during and well beyond elections.

Donor: Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia