GONG is a Knowledge Center in the field of civic activism and building of democratic institutions in the society within the framework of the Development Cooperation with the National Foundation for Civil Society Development.
Knowledge Centers for social development act as a kind of think-do-tank organizers who carry out the following activities in their work:
Knowledge Centers for social development are forms of a development cooperation with the National Foundation for Civil Society Development, which include civil society organizations that demonstrate the quality and profiling of their activities through institutional, organizational and program development, high level of interconnectedness in their activities and / or inclusion of volunteers and citizens in their actions, their expertise through research activities they conduct and the quality models of knowledge transfer in the Republic of Croatia and through international development assistance. The National Foundation has conducted the process of selecting the organizations that meet the described conditions through a call for tenders to establish a development cooperation in the area of knowledge centers for social development in the Republic of Croatia.
The Knowledge Centers Program is contracted for at least three (3) and maximum five (5) years with the possibility of extending the development cooperation in this area after a thorough evaluation of the impact of the organization on the social development of the Republic of Croatia.
Organizations that contract agreements on developmental cooperation with the National Foundation in the area of Knowledge Centers for Social Development can not exercise the right to any other type of financial support from the National Foundation.
You can find more information about the Knowledge Centers for Social Development on the National Foundation for Civil Society Development page.
A list of Knowledge Centers for Social Development can be found at this link.
Follow GONG's educational activities on the Sub-page of the Education Center.