Archive for: July, 2015

Selection process

by Lukas Goltermann

We’ve received an astonishing number of applications. Over 200 people have expressed their interest in joining this year’s Fellowship. It will take us a couple of days to read through all of these applications. What I’ve seen so far is really impressive. Thanks to everyone who applied! You’ll hear from us soon.

New State of Civil Society Report available

by Lukas Goltermann

“Civil Society has a crucial role to Play in encouraging tolerance, reducing prejudice and winning the Argument against regressive voices…” CIVICUS has published its new annual report about the STATE OF CIVIL SOCIETY. The report features a variety of highly interesting case studies and draws lessons from all over the world. Amongst others, the report…

Clarification on the webinars and online communication

by Lukas Goltermann

This is intended to engage in a peer-to-peer learning about the other Fellows civil society background, their experiences in starting activities, their work focus and as an incubator for new ideas. The question has emerged, what to expect from the webinars and online communication in terms of time and content: The first webinar will mainly be used to introduce the Fellows…