September 22, 2022

Free EFA webinar to focus on EU proposal for legal framework to strengthen & protect CSOs

EFA is holding a free webinar on 11 October to provide an overview of recent updates to the European space for civil society organisations. In particular […]
August 10, 2022

G20 leaders urged to take action to protect & expand civic space

More than 150 civil society organisations (CSOs) and individuals worldwide have joined together to call on G20 leaders to take action to protect and expand civic […]
June 21, 2022

CIVICUS Monitor adds Hungary to latest Watchlist

Hungary is on the latest CIVICUS Monitor Watchlist alongside Chad, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Mexico and Sri Lanka, with serious concerns highlighted over civic freedoms in the country. […]
April 13, 2022

European countries among highest scorers for philanthropic environment but hurdles remain

While the global philanthropic environment is becoming slightly more favourable on the whole and European nations are among the highest scorers, many countries are battling shrinking […]
January 14, 2022

Civitates dedicates €1.4m in funding to 14 national coalitions defending civic space

Civitates, a consortium aimed at protecting and expanding civil society, has dedicated €1.4m in funding to help 14 national coalitions in Europe address the challenges and […]
July 16, 2021

Study highlights worrying trend of narrowing civic space in the Western Balkans

The Balkan Civil Society Development Network (BCSDN) has published a new report, highlighting that civic space is narrowing in the Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, […]