Demo­cratic culture

CIVIS Media Foundation

The CIVIS Media Foundation aims to raise awareness among journalists in the electronic media for the issues of integration and cultural diversity, and to encourage them in their work, by awarding an accolade for exemplary programs.
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Tobias Frindt
Isidora Randjelović
Managing director
Cordula Eubel
Editorial Director
Prof. Dr. Vassilis Tsianos
Jasna Jašarević
Managing Director

timetrail I Urban.History & Remembrance

The timetrail I Urban.History & Remembrance project aims to develop innovative, sustainable formats for politico-historical and human-rights education for children and young people in Neubrandenburg.
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Natalia Krasowska
Educational referent

Digital Awareness

In its "Digital Awareness" project, the Institute for Democracy and Civil Society Jena (IDZ) monitors German-language debates with a broad political impact in digital space. It uses the results to strengthen civil-societal organizations campaigning for diversity, equality and the rule of law.
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Matthew MacWilliams
research director
Social inclusion
Sabine Michael
General Manager
Ante Rašić
Project Manager
Katja Kinder
Managing Director

RAA Hoyerswerda/East Saxony

The RAA Hoyerswerda / East Saxony is a partner for local educational facilities with the aim of strengthening the education, democratic awareness and life prospects of young people through networking and project work.
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Christian Utpatel
Managing Director
Claudia Rustige
Managing Director

Kiseljak Regional Model

The Tuzla Community Foundation (Bosnia) aims to put in place a fully functional economic and social community in the structurally very weak district of Kiseljak.
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Leonie Teigler
Research Assistant
Christine Speiser
Project Manager


The WIB.Diversity project of the Weißensee Integration Firms aims to boost diversity in these companies' work with mentally ill people. It does so by focusing their attention not only on people with a migration and refugee background but also on other groups in need of support.
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Who we are
The Freudenberg Foundation was set up in 1984 by partners of the Freudenberg & Co. KG company as an independent, civil-societal organization tasked with fostering education and peaceful co-existence.

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