Фонд Михаэля Зуккова совместно с Фондом Марион Дёнхоф предлагает возможность для активистов НПО из пост-советских стран на пребывание/обучение в Германии.
- поддержка диалога Восток-Запад по окружающей среде и устойчивости,
- активизация дискуссий в средствах массовой информации по этим вопросам,
- поддержка региональных и международных сетей.
Заявители должны быть в возрасте от 25 до 38 лет. Хорошее знание английского языка или немецкого языка (письменный и устный), обязательны. В исключительных случаях и с учетом выдающейся квалификации, заявки на русском языке могут быть приняты.
The Marion Doenhoff Foundation therefore funds a fellowship programme of the Michael Succow Foundation: The Marion Doenhoff Grant supports open and critical debates in the areas of environmental journalism, political ecology and sustainable development. It sponsors persons and organisations involved in these areas in former Soviet countries. In the spirit of Marion Doenhoff the aim is to strengthen proactive behaviour and individuals’ awareness to be jointly responsible for common welfare.
- promoting the critical analysis and debate about issues relevant for sustainability and the environment,
- supporting a critical East-Western dialogue on environment and sustainability,
- fostering the media debate on these issues,
- supporting regional and international networks.
Integrating human rights issues in the environmental dialogue is an explicit goal.
Criteria for allocation
The programme is a fellowship for post-graduates with professional experience and activists of civil society networks and groups. The target region are post-soviet states, including the South Caucasus and Central Asia. The fellows are supposed to work on a subject of their own choice according to the programme goals, supported by the Michael Succow Foundation and other organisations.
The results of the stay and the analysis of a subject are to be published, The publication is part of the conditions for the grant.
The fellowship funds a study and work visit in Germany for up to five months. Up to four pesons a year are eligible to receive the grant.
The fellows can stay with up to two other organisations next to the Michael Succow Foundation. The Michael Succow Foundation will provide contacts and organisation on the spot, the applicants name other possible organisations in their application.
Applications can be handed in in written form (email) each year before 1st of July and 1st of January. The applicants should be between 25 and 38 years old. Good language skills in English or German (written and spoken) are required. In exceptional cases and given outstanding qualifications, applications in Russian language can be accepted.
- letter of motivation
- project description of issue to be analysed, including preferred host organisations (up to three pages)
- copy/scan of passport
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