Civil Society Development Association "ARGO" with support of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) is holding a contest of successful projects on social partnership between CSOs and government agencies at the local, regional and/or national level in the countries of Central Asia. Public and non-profit organizations (NGOs) of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan, which have experience on social partnership with the state entities, are eligible to participate.

The contest is held as a result of the activities of the applicants for the period of 2013-2014 to determine the best examples of effective social partnership between "CSOs and the Government," and further dissemination for the public in Central Asia.

The winners will be determined separately in each of the countries of Central Asia. The award ceremony will take place at the Annual International Conference "Regional Development: View from the Inside" in June 2015 in Almaty. One representative of the CSO and its partner from the state entity will be invited to the award ceremony.

Deadline - March 15, 2015. Please see the detailed information for participation and application at: