Since inception, EED has supported over 600 initiatives aimed at promoting democracy in the EU neighbourhood and beyond. This database provides an insight into the work of EED partners over the years. However, due to the sensitive nature of certain initiatives and personal security risks facing some grantees in the restrictive environments where they operate, not all initiatives are listed in the database.
EED’s contribution is allowing Al-Jothoor, based in the Druze village of Beit Jann, to reignite its activities after a short break. They are raising awareness within the Druze community in Israel of their heritage, democratic principles and human rights, through the establishment of youth dialogue groups and the organisation of dedicated workshops. While the Druze are relatively well-integrated in Israeli society, they still face official and unofficial discrimination, and Al-Jothoor hopes to build stronger civil activity in the community.Read more