Press

Welcome to our press section. If you are interested in the Civic Europe progam, get in touch with us.

Civic Europe is an incubator for locally rooted civic initiatives, organizations and individuals in Central, Eastern and Southern Europe realized by commit by MitOst and Sofia Platform Foundation, funded by Stiftung Mercator.

Press coverage

Neues Leben für die abgehängten Regionen. An interview by Julien Wilkens, Aufruhr Magazine, with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, on the "civic deserts" mapping project. In German language. Published on July 19, 2022.
How to rebuild trust in society. An interview by Lucia Korcsogová, ELP Fellow, with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, on leadership and trust. Published on March 26, 2021.
Call for ideas from Civic Europe. An interview by Irina Nedeva with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, and Mariyana Apostolova, representative of a winning project from Bulgaria in the 2020 round for BRN Horizon. Published on March 24, 2021. The interview is available in Bulgarian language.
Die Quelle der Teilhabe. An article by Rayna Breuer in AufRuhr - Das Magazin der Stiftung Mercator. Published on February 23, 2021. The article can also be read in English language here.
4 days left to apply to the Civic Europe Capacity Building program in Bulgaria. An interview by Zhivka Popatanasova with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, for Bloomberg TV Bulgaria. Published on July 23, 2020. The interview is available in Bulgarian language.
Capacity Building program in Bulgaria – deadline is approaching. An interview by Silvia Velikova with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, for BNR Horizon. Published on July 22, 2020. The interview is available in Bulgarian language.
Call for ideas from Civic Europe. An interview by Irina Nedeva with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, for BNR Horizon. Published on April 29, 2020. The interview is available in Bulgarian language.
Announcing the Civic Europe Capacity Building program in Bulgaria. An interview with Louisa Slavkova, executive director of the Sofia Platform Foundation, for BNR Horizon. Published on December 13, 2019. The interview is available in Bulgarian language

Press contact

Eva Famulla
Community management, communication
Mail
+49 176 7324 5953

Louisa Slavkova
Head of Program Capacity Building
Mail
+359 888 509986

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