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Programmes EPD

We bring together the expertise of specialists from various sectors of democracy support (support to parliaments, political parties, elections, rule of law, executive leadership, etc.) to deliver impactful democracy programmes around the world. Using proven approaches and methods, we adapt our support to fit each context’s specific needs and challenges.


  • Sep 2022 – Dec 2026

    Women and Youth in Democracy (WYDE) Civic Engagement

    Promoting youth participation in public affairs.
  • Sep 2021 – Aug 2024

    Exploring Worldwide Democratic Innovations

    Researching democratic innovations outside the West.
  • Oct 2021 – Dec 2025

    Supporting Team Europe Democracy (STED)

    Contributing to more effective evidence-based and coordinated support for democracy.


    • Jul 2023 – Jun 2026

      Nets4Dem (Network of Networks for Democracy)

      A Network of Networks to establish a European network of practitioners and researchers in the field of democracy,
    • Jan 2022 – Jun 2024


      Empowered Civil Society for Increased Social Accountability in Moldova –  Supporting Moldovan CSOs as actors of governance to improve social accountability
    • Oct 2022 – Sep 2024

      Supporting Engagement in European Elections and Democratic Societies (SEEEDS)

      Strengthening the integrity of the 2024 European Parliament elections through a non-partisan transnational network.
    • Dec 2022 – Dec 2025

      EQUAL – EU 4 Women Empowerment in Armenia

      Elevating and empowering women in Armenia to bring about societal change across the country.
    • Aug 2021 – Aug 2023

      Implementing the European Democracy Action Plan (EDAP)

      Implementing the commitments on online political advertising, disinformation, platform governance, online hate speech, and the Conference on the Future of Europe within the EDAP.
    • Nov 2021 – Oct 2024


      Improving general education on authoritarianism and preparing recommendations for EU foreign policy stakeholders regarding democracy support.
      • Jan 2017 – Jan 2022

        Media and Freedom of Expression in the Framework of EU Democracy Support

        This project aimed to ensure that issues of freedom of expression, right to information and free media are incorporated in the EU Democracy Action Plans and the Human Rights and Democracy Country Strategies.

      Middle East and North Africa

      • Jan 2019 – Jul 2022

        Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality

        Strengthening the role of CSOs active in the region in building sustainable development, regional cohesion and resilience, as well as in influencing policy-making.
      • Mar 2021 – Feb 2023

        Information and Integrity (Morocco)

        Strengthening the role of civil society in promoting transparency in Morocco.


      • Jan 2021 – Jun 2024

        The Charter Project Africa

        Strengthening systems of democratic governance in African Union member states.
        • Sep 2021 – March 2023

          African Union Civic Tech Fund

          Strengthening citizens engagement to innovative tools and technologies in African Union Member States.
        • Jan 2020 – July 2022

          Djuntu pa igualdadi! A participatory response to gender-based violence (Cape Verde)

          Contributing to a favourable legal, institutional and social environment in Cape Verde, in which public authorities respect and promote women’s rights.

        Latin America

        • July 2022 – June 2025

          Promoción de la participación ciudadana a nivel nacional y local en el ciclo de las Políticas Públicas de Protección Social para la cohesión en Paraguay

          Supporting the progressive implementation of the Social Protection System (SPS) through the exercise of rights, democratic participation and citizen demand.
          • 2018 – 2021

            Nuestros derechos en la Agenda 2030 (Paraguay)

            Facilitating political dialogue in policy-making addressing social rights of children with an emphasis on gender inclusion and sustainable development.


          • Dec 2019 – Nov 2021

            Media Dialogue (Kyrgyzstan)

            Strengthening the national media environment and engaging media representatives alongside public decision-makers and civil society.