During 20th-23rd of January, the Youth Council of Romania participated in a Matchmaking seminar organized in Sandefjord (Norway) within the Fund for Bilateral Relations.

The topics of discussion focused on the areas of interest of the Active Citizens Fund Romania program, namely: democracy, active citizenship, good governance and transparency; human rights and equal treatment by combating all forms of discrimination on the grounds of racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation or gender identity etc; social justice and inclusion of vulnerable groups; gender equality and gender violence; environment and climate change.

This international event was aimed at facilitating contact and discussions on opportunities for cooperation and partnership development between representatives of entities in Norway and NGOs in Romania.