Supported projects 2013 - 1st and 2nd calls

Projects for promoting democratic values, incl. human rights

OrganizationProject TitleGrant
Estonian Union of Child WelfareChild's voice!90,000
Estonian Special Youth Work OrganisationOpen minds - workshops in schools and kindergartens30,137
Estonian National Youth CouncilYouth shadow elections 201340,000
St Michael's SocietyEstablishing a Counseling Center for increasing schools' ability to include students with educational special needs into education36,000
The Estonian Patient Advocacy AssociationSocial Security is Human Right40,000
Estonian Institute of Human RightsHuman rights in the education system - networking, teachers training and empowering the youth40,000
NGO Lahedad Naised LahedaltSchool of democracy in Southern Estonia30,521
e-Governance AcademyA guide to becoming an e-citizen29,965
NGO MondoGrassroots campaigns for protecting basic rights36,204

Projects for strengthening the advocacy and watchdog role of NGOs

OrganizationProject TitleGrant
Human Rights CentreNetwork of advocacy on equal treatment issues73,359
Estonian Refugee CouncilEnhancing advocacy work in the area of asylum and refugee policy35,458
NGO Urban LabCreating a future vision of neighborhood associations in Tallinn in the context of local elections35,814
Network of Estonian Nonprofit OrganizationsThird Sector Foresight39,930
Estonian Fund for Nature Increasing the role of Estonian Fund for Nature (ELF) and other environmental NGOs in Estonia in nationwide forest policy development processes39,822
Estonian Social Enterprise Network Developmental leap in advocacy concerning social entrepreneurship31,886
Estonian Agrenska FoundationFight for ability!77,393
Union of the Boards of Trustees of Kindergartens in TallinnUnion brings together boards of kindergarten trustees!18,511

Capacity building projects

OrganizationProject TitleGrant
Charity Fund DHARMANotice and help! Creating a secure, supportive and developing environment for children through involving the society7,430
NGO ÖkokrattCommunity theatre with volunteers about the 1805 historical rebellion in Karinu manor7,500
WeissensteinIncreasing the capacity of Järvamaa Volunteer Center7,400
NGO RuumiloojadBuilding Capacity of Practitioners7,500
Foundation Domus Dorpatensis Increasing Domus Dorpatensis's capacity for solving problems in the society6,690
Federation of Estonian Student Unions E3 members stronger!7,500
NGO LeadEstablishing and developing the network of citizen associations in Narva7,424
Estonian LGBT AssociationImproving the communication competence of the Estonian LGBT Association7,500
Tallinn Child Support CentreActive Tallinn Child Support Centre!6,132
PRAXIS Center for Policy StudiesImprovement of the Availability of the Analytical Work of the Think Tank6,750
BPW EstoniaBPW Estonia – strengthening the organistion6,975
NGO Pärnumaa Minority Nations Organization RadugaUnder One Umbrella6,290
NGO MondoIncreasing financial capacity and transparency of NGO Mondo6,146
The Center of Excellence in School Improvement Foundation Be the change7,500
NGO Gagarin - Creative Development and Space Time CenterCreating an informal education and handicrafts center in Ida-Viru county7,420
Sillamäe Society for Child WelfareNGO Sillamäe Society for Child Welfare - sustainable organisation7,500
NGO Estonian Historical Ships Society Citizen initiative on historical ships to develop Estonian sea culture6,777
Foundation Maarja VillageIncreasing the Capacity and Competencies of Foundation Maarja Village7,421
NGO Pereprojekt (Family Project)Introducing canis therapy in Estonia to rehabilitate children with disabilities7,422

The foundation works to help develop open society in Estonia and other countries

Open Estonia Foundation

Address: Estonia pst 5a
10143 Tallinn, Estonia

Phone: +372 615 5700
Email: info@oef.org.ee

Registration no: 90000334