The last workshop of the project CHOICE organized by one of its partners ICOM Moldova started on 18 May in Chisinau, Moldova.

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It brought together representatives of CSOs and experts in the field of cultural policy and heritage preservation from 4 EaP countries – Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova, facing similar challenges in addressing cultural heritage protection and revitalization issues and characterized, particularly, by underestimation of cultural heritage potential and underfinancing of the sector.
The topic of the workshop was devoted to presentation and discussion of best practices on watchdog functions of CSOs, advocacy and policy participation, and concluded the series of capacity-building activities aimed at strengthening knowledge and skills of CSOs involved, on employing cultural heritage potential for local development and civil society mobilization.
The workshop combined diverse activities, such as presentations, study visits and job shadowing providing a platform for learning, exchange, discussion and networking among CSOs from EaP countries.
The project ‘CHOICE – Cultural Heritage: Opportunity for Improving Civic Engagement’ is funded by the European Union..

The last workshop of the project CHOICE organized by one of its partners ICOM Moldova started on 18 May in Chisinau, Moldova.

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It brought together representatives of CSOs and experts in the field of cultural policy and heritage preservation from 4 EaP countries – Armenia, Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova, facing similar challenges in addressing cultural heritage protection and revitalization issues and characterized, particularly, by underestimation of cultural heritage potential and underfinancing of the sector.
The topic of the workshop was devoted to presentation and discussion of best practices on watchdog functions of CSOs, advocacy and policy participation, and concluded the series of capacity-building activities aimed at strengthening knowledge and skills of CSOs involved, on employing cultural heritage potential for local development and civil society mobilization.
The workshop combined diverse activities, such as presentations, study visits and job shadowing providing a platform for learning, exchange, discussion and networking among CSOs from EaP countries.
The project ‘CHOICE – Cultural Heritage: Opportunity for Improving Civic Engagement’ is funded by the European Union..