European Integration and Conflict Settlement

Sector: Social

Implemented by: Crisis Management Initiative, Finland

Duration: July 2012 – December 2012

Budget: 71,086 €

beneficiaries: over 200 visually impaired children and their parents from Tiraspol, local community

Short description:

  • Joint analysis of the benefits of EU integration and EU’s involvement in conflict settlement was conducted contributing to confidence building between the participants from both sides;
  • 14 participants (4 women and 10 men) professionals from both banks participated in the study visit to Berlin and Brussels in November 2012. The 14 participants learned about the EU institutions functioning and established dialogues and contacts with EU actors, facilitating the communication between  decision makers from both banks with the focus on issues related to economics and trade relations.