Development cooperation ,13.11.2013

Partnership agreement/Finnish Refugee Council


The overall objective for the programme period 2014 - 2016 is enhanced equality and participation as well as better realisation of human rights in selected areas and target groups. Direct objectives for the programme are: the beneficiaries ability to effect the realisation of their basic rights and preventing the violent conflicts is enhaced, non-discrimination and equality is increased in the target communities and poverty is diminished because of the the better life skills and control. Programme is divided in three geographical sub programmes: refugee programme in Uganda, programme for social integration in Western Africa and livelihood support programme in Mekong area. The beneficiaries of the programme are refugees and receiving communities, returnees, focusing on women and youth. Activities are: adult education, especially functional education including reading and civic rights, community development where emphasis is on education, peace building and conflict prevention as well as supporting livelihood and capacity of civil society organisations.

Funding decision  13.11.2013

4 226 075 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Basic life skills for youth and adults 80%
  • Democratic participation and civil society 20%

Funding channel

Suomen pakolaisapu



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