The Center for Civil Initiatives, as coordinator of the public counselling process in Duga Resa and Grubišno polje, presented its working methodology with the project teams and the formed working group consisting of citizens, representatives of CSOs, the business sector and institutions. Both towns are preparing for the tender of the National Foundation for the Civil Society Development to co-finance social development projects according to the respective social development plans.
This is a very important pilot project of the National Foundation for the Civil Society Development, during which both towns will present the methods of cooperation and inclusion of citizens in the decision-making process. The citizens will be represented by their CSOs, citizen`s initiatives, minority and religious communities, entrepreneurs, etc.
The maximum value of the social project is 450.000 kn, 70% of which is covered by the National Foundation (30 % is the town`s contribution).