FISM (Fondul de Inovatii sociale)
Rural topic(s): Civic engagement, local governance and dialogue
Web site: http://www.fism.pro.md
The Public Association „Fondul de Inovatii Sociale din Moldova” (the Fund), is a self-governed, non-political, non-commercial, non-profit and of public interest association.
The goals of the Fund are to contribute to the implementation of:
Association Agreement between Moldova and the European Union;
National Development Strategy of the Republic of Moldova for 2012-2020;
Energy Strategy of Moldova by the year 2030;
To achieve its goals, the Fund carries out the following activities and services:
Develop and implement, evaluate and monitor various innovative projects, concepts, ideas at local/district/national/cross-border levels, attract domestic and foreign financial resources.
Provide assistance and advice to LPAs in designing, writing and implementing sustainable development projects at local/regional levels;
Support and build the capacities of LPAs, CSOs, business people and the community as a whole to strengthen joint efforts to improve the citizens’ quality of life and quality of the environment through sustainable development at local and regional levels and promotion of European values.