The ETKİNİZ EU Programme Dialogue Meetings support cover meetings that civil society organisations may hold with various groups including the public sector, civil society organisations, rights-holders, the media and representatives of international human rights mechanisms.

Once civil society organisations are registered on the Etkiniz EU Programme information system, they may submit a demand for a Dialogue Meeting as long as it fulfils the following conditions:

  • It is on the subject of human rights,
  • Lasts for no longer than one day,
  • Includes a maximum of 30 participants,
  • Is aimed at sharing information and experiences.

Expenses covered

  • Venue rental
  • Food and catering
  • Intercity travel
  • International travel for international participants
  • Accommodation
  • Stationery costs
  • Interpretation
  • Sign language translation
  • Equipment rental for meetings
  • Expert support for event management and moderation

Examples of Possible Demands

*A meeting to share a report on the rights of persons with disabilities with relevant parties,

*A meeting with relevant parties to formulate a joint monitoring strategy to realise children’s right to participation.