Creative Force – call for funding

Application deadline is 31 January 2013.


The Swedish Institute Creative Force programme 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
• 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/Herzegovina, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldavia, Serbia and Ukraine
• Russia: North-western Russia

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

Application deadline is 31 January 2013.

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