Status:Closed Thematic area:Anti-corruption and public accountability Country:Syria Year approved:2015
Strong local communities in Northern Syria
- Name of organisation / initiative supported: Sahem Initiative
- Start date: 1 January 2015
- End date: 31 May 2016
In Aleppo, Idleb and Lattakia provinces, a new organisation is helping communities to participate in local affairs.
It trains leaders and activists - with a focus on youth and women - to form local committees and assess their needs. They then identify the existing local resources that could provide solutions.