Status:Closed Thematic area:Civic activism and participation Country:Syria Year approved:2014
Countering Extremism by Raising Awareness
- Name of organisation / initiative supported: Dawlaty Foundation
- Start date: 1 June 2014
- End date: 31 December 2014
The Dawlaty Foundation, a registered Syrian organisation that focuses on transitional justice, human rights and conflict management, is working to counter extremism and encourage local communities to step up their political involvement.
It seeks to strengthen the non-violent movement by encouraging peaceful campaigning and expressions of cross-confessional solidarity.