A new challenge for IRI’s network of local initiative groups: reaching out to more community members

A new challenge for IRI’s network of local initiative groups: reaching out to more community members

One of the best tools ever in “the realm” of community mobilization and local democracy is the local initiative group. Open, flexible, passionate, natural, always willing to learn – just some of the advantages in IRI’s view local initiative groups have over other types of community organizing entities. Institute for…

Minority Empowerment in Moldova – MEM PLUS

Minority Empowerment in Moldova – MEM PLUS

Institute for Rural Initiatives in Moldova (IRI) in partnership with Great Lakes Community Action Partnership, with financial support of U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, implements the “Minority Empowerment in Moldova – MEM PLUS”. This project will run 2 years and will be implemented in…

Guests from the U.S. inspired by the results of community activism of villages from Moldova

Guests from the U.S. inspired by the results of community activism of villages from Moldova

On Friday, June 29, 2018 the IRI team together with Peter Ujvagi, member of Toledo City Council, Toledo, Ohio, USA, and Elizabeth Balint, project director WSOS/Great Lakes Consortium, Toledo, USA, had the opportunity to visit one of the 22 communities involved within the Minority Empowerment in Moldova program. In Carpineni,…

ROUND TABLE. The value of exercising replication of inclusion models in the process of empowering minority communities in RM

ROUND TABLE. The value of exercising replication of inclusion models in the process of empowering minority communities in RM

IRI organized a unique event aiming at discussing successful practices and achievements attained within “Minority Empowerment in Moldova”, piloted by IRI with 22 local initiative groups for four years (2014-2018) in partnership with local public authorities, entrepreneurs and specialists in community development in 22 communities from Republic of Moldova. The…

Awards Gala “Rural Business ACT: Actions of corporate social responsibility in rural areas”. Edition I

Awards Gala “Rural Business ACT: Actions of corporate social responsibility in rural areas”. Edition I

The Institute for Rural Initiatives organized a first of its kind event, Award Gala “Rural Business ACT: Actions of corporate social responsibility in rural areas”. The overall purpose of the event was recognizing the efforts of small entrepreneurs from rural areas of the country to undertake specific civic responsibility actions…

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