Anna Lindh Foundation
The Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF) promotes intercultural exchanges and common projects among the civil societies of the Euro-Mediterranean region. It is an international institution, established by the governments of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and the European Union as the central institution for intercultural dialogue among the people of the region.
From the headquarters in Alexandria, Egypt, the foundation runs the largest Euro-Med Network of civil society organisations, facilitating partnerships and common projects across 42 countries. It leads programmes in the fields of education, culture and media, develops region-wide civic campaigns with Networks, and provides grants for civil society to support trans-Mediterranean cooperation initiatives. Through the publication of the Anna Lindh Report on Intercultural Trends and Social Change, the foundation also provides advocacy and proposals to policy-makers and opinion-leaders for the Euro-Med dialogue agenda.
The Anna Lindh Foundation works in: Albania, Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands, Tunisia, Turkey, United Kingdom.
The ALF is and was in charge of several programmes in the fields of education, culture and media such as: