Rural Community Reporting through Open TV

Ongoing

Donator: U.S. EMBASSY

Dates for Project implementation:  April 2018 – December 2018

The project goals is to strengthen the capacity of citizens to participate in decision-making in rural municipalities of the Pelagonia planning region, which will increase the accountability and transparency, as well as the care of the local self-governments towards the citizens; through the strengthening of public and institutional awareness, capacity and social sensitivity for ethnic, religious, gender, health, generational and social issues, as well as through the realization of the rights of special target groups, in accordance with the laws.

The main project activities will be trainings for Rural Community Reporting target groups in 4 rural municipalities in order to change the character from “disabling” to “enabling” environments through on-site monitoring of the work of Local Self Governments and state bodies and agencies, which will be disseminated on “Open TV Prilep”, as part of the Balkan Network Web Television and across all other media.