Civil Society Department

Civil Society Department supports and provides grants for Norwegian and international organisations working with long-term development in developing countries.

The goal is to strengthen the civil society in the partner countries, and contribute to meet the objectives of the Norwegian development policy. 

The department is responsible for organisational reviews and professional advice related to civil society.

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Section for Civil Society, Human Rights and Democracy

The section is responsible for support to inclusive development and strengthening of human rights through Norwegian, international and local civil society organisations.

Section for Civil Society, Natural Resource Management and Financial Flows

The Section for Civil Society, Natural Resource Management and Financial Flows shall cover agreements related to natural resource management, sustainable supply chains and financial flows.

Section for Civil Society, Education, Health and Coordination of Comprehensive Agreements

The Section for Civil Society, Education, Health and Coordination of Comprehensive Agreements shall primarily cover agreements in the field of education and health, with the exception of sexual and reproductive health and rights.