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Crowdfunding efforts engage communities around Georgia, fund 16 new civic initiatives

Crowdfunding for non-profit initiatives is a method often lauded for its ability to effectively raise funds and engage diverse audiences. Research conducted by U.S.-based crowdfunding platform Fundly found that donation

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Community groups mobilize to give Racha residents a voice and advocate for environmental protection

Georgia’s northwestern Racha region has long been recognized for its environmental allure. Largely untouched, the area boasts breathtaking mountain peaks, pristine lakes, and a sprawling forest that is enjoyed by

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Mobilizing Communities in Racha for Environmental Protection

In May, the Center for Civic Activities (CCA) received a Rapid Response Grant from the USAID Civil Society Engagement Program to mobilize citizens in Racha and protect the more than

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Dopomoga Ukraini creates inclusive platform to help Ukrainians access assistance

Almost three months on from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a stroll through the streets of Tbilisi provides a visual reminder of both the ongoing conflict and the Georgian population’s prodigious

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Innovation and Challenge Grants

The USAID Civil Society Engagement Program announces the Innovation and Challenge Grants (ICGs) program to support citizen engagement and community-strengthening initiatives by Georgian civil society organizations (CSOs), civic movements, professional

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Strategic Support & Policy Grants Program

The USAID Civil Society Engagement Program invites Georgian civil society organizations (CSO) and CSO networks to submit grant applications to the Strategic Support and Policy Grants (SSPG) program. SSPG will

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Training Course for Emerging and Experienced Civic Activists

During April 11-15, 2022, the USAID Civil Society Engagement Program organized a training program for emerging and experienced civic activists on non-violent and creative activism. The training was led by

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Civic Platform – European Forum Georgia

The ongoing war in Ukraine and its implications for Georgia have called attention to the need for strengthening Georgia’s civic and political resilience. In March 2022, the East European Center

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Rapid Response Grants in Support of Ukrainian Refugees in Georgia

Since the onset of the war in Ukraine, the people of Georgia have demonstrated their unwavering solidarity with the Ukrainian people. Support has manifested in large-scale demonstrations, humanitarian aid collection,

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Civic Activism Mapping in Georgia

The USAID Civil Society Engagement Program conducted the Civic Activism in Georgia Mapping activity to identify new civic actors with potential and interest to grow, learn about their needs and