Meeting was held with NGOs on joint grant competition held by the Council on State Support to Non-Governmental Organizations under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Center for Economic Reforms Analysis and Communication. Representatives of both organizations, as well as the representatives of NGOs specialized on announced topics took part at the event.
Grant competition on financing NGO projects in 2020 covers the topics, such as initiatives on informing the society on strategic road map, supporting export in non-oil sector, enlarging digital economy as a result of reforms in Azerbaijan, supporting the development of innovative start-ups in Azerbaijan. Funding up to 10 projects is considered within the competition. Competition fund is 80 thousand AZN for the projects that will last from two to eight months.
NGO representatives were informed in details about the competition during the meeting with the Center for Economic Reforms Analysis and Communication. Informative video, which was prepared by the Council on State Support to NGOs on the use of e-system, was presented and the participants’ questions were answered in detail.