The professional NGO world is unable to reverse the major global trends. It can, however, prevent projects and policies by forging powerful alliances - and build alternatives.


The South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation announces the first results of the Call for Project Proposals for 2015/2016.

On April 23, 2015, Heinrich Boell Foundation South Caucasus Regional Office hosted public debates "How has civic activism changed local democracy?"

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Europe and South Caucasus

Eurasian Union

Since a controversial decision to sacrifice an Association Agreement with the EU in favor of joining the then-Customs Union, Armenia has gradually comes to terms with its new, more limited position. Armenia’s so-called “Eurasian choice” has become a new reality, imposing new challenges and serious constraints on the future trajectory of both economic development and the democratization of the country.     


In recent years, the South Caucasus energy transit corridor has occupied a significant place within the formation of the European Union’s energy security system. It starts with Azerbaijan supplying the EU member states with Caspian Sea oil, using both offshore and onshore infrastructure. New gas pipelines are being designed and brought into use. Consequently, the issue of security and sustainability of South Caucasus’s transit potential is on the agenda.

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Conflict Transformation

South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation announces call for project proposals for 2015/2016.

The project “Stories from the South Caucasus” is implemented in cooperation with netgazeti.ge and its main goal is to produce news and articles regarding to the latest developments of the South Caucasus and accordingly, raise awareness and the level of interest of Georgian population on neighboring countries, as well as conflict regions of Georgia.

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Ecology and Sustainable Development


Barbara Unmüßig, Co-President of the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, contributed to Project Syndicate by demanding radical goals for sustainable development to succeed the United Nations' Millenium Development Goals.

The project implemented by Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center (EMC) in collaboration with the Green Alternative with the financial support of Heinrich Böll Foundation aims to support environmental and social justice principles by strengthening the employees in the industrial zones, and the young civil society activists. As well as by increasing awareness towards the existing problem in the society.

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South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation proudly presents its new website. The Regional Office operates in the entire South Caucasus. As a calling card of our activities and positions, we hope to provide information about our work in an accessible format. The new website is divided into our programme areas: Democratic Development, Dialogue between the EU and the South Caucasus, Conflict Transformation and Ecology and Sustainable Development. You are invited to visit us often for further updates, and please feel free to contact us should you have any questions or comments.

The South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation announces the first results of the Call for Project Proposals for 2015/2016.


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Latest Publication

Post Oil City

The edited version of the catalogue prepared for the exhibition Post Oil City organized by IFA and Arch+ (initially in 2010), reflects the architectural and urban projects developed and implemented in Asia, Africa and America and responds the following issues: How will be the cities changed when the traditional energy is fully changed with renewable sources? How will the alternative energy affect the transport policy? How will the cities be transformed as a result of globalization?