The NeuroCare Onlus Association is a non-profit volunteer association that pursues exclusively humanitarian charitable purposes. The NeuroCare Onlus Association represents the interests of people with neurological conditions and of their caregivers during all the difficulties associated with the disease (in particular those concerning the rehabilitation and the participation in social life and/or work), promoting in many ways the improvement of health and care of neurological patients.

Viviane Foundation (DRC)

The Viviane Foundation is an NGO for development, based in the town of Mont'Ngafula (City of Kinshasa), in the Democratic Republic of Congo and that has been treating, hosting and assisting since 2004 the rehabilitation, the schooling and the vocational training of children and adolescents with disabilities of the suburban area of Kinshasa, where the Foundation is the only support for them. The health services are made available thanks to employees of the Foundation, regarding physiotherapy, kinesiology and repair of prostheses and walking aids. 

Câmara Municipal de Espinho (Portogallo)

Espinho City Council is the governmental organ of the municipality of Espinho, located on the Atlantic coast on the North of Portugal, near Oporto. Its main activities are fishing and tourism, mostly because of the geographic position of the city. The city perfectly know that the main resources for its sustenance come from the fishing industries, so during the years the city council has submitted several projects to structural funds programs to support the valorization and the increase of the coast, especially of all the fishing activities.

Ajuntament de Dénia (Spagna)

Dénia is a Municipality in the province of Alicante, Spain, on the Costa Blanca halfway between Alicante and Valencia, the judicial seat of the comarca of Marina Alta. As of 2012, it had a population of 44,455.

Located in the northern part of the province of Alicante, touching the border of the province of Valencia, Dénia is one of the best sites for fishing in Levante. Its location, next to Cabo de San Antonio and across from the Balearic Islands, make the waters of Denia in a privileged place for fishing. In the recent years Denia has been developing an important international network in order to create a system of control of the fishing according with the European rules.

Ayuntamiento de Mazarrón

Mazarrón is a municipality in the autonomous community and province of Murcia, southeastern Spain. The municipality has an area of 318.7 square kilometres, and a population of more than 34,351 inhabitants. A military fort built between 1930 and 1936 during the reign of Alfonso XIII of Spain and the Second Spanish Republic exists as a tourist attraction on the old road between Mazarrón and Cartagena, and although it is accessible from the Bay of Mazarrón it is not in the municipality itself.

The Bay of Mazarrón is sheltered by the last foothills of the Sierra de la Almenara, a mining area since the Carthaginian era. Over 35 km of beaches, unspoiled coves and rocky sea beds. Due to the nature of the surrounding rocks, however, the beach at Bolnuevo is of coarse grit, as are most of the beaches along this part of the coast.

Comune di Siracusa

The Municipality of Siracusa has 123.500 inhabitants and gives its name to the province of which it is capital. Defined by Cicero as "the biggest and most beautiful of all the Greek cities", the birthplace of Archimedes has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage List with the necropolises of Pantalica. The municipality of Siracusa directs its action toward the civic, economic and social development of the community while respecting the democratic and sovereignty principles. In turn, it demands the active participation of its citizens through designated bodies and by acting in compliance with the principles of impartiality, transparency and efficiency. The Municipality, upon resolution of the City Council, can request the consultation of the citizens living outside the region and pursue, at the same time, the implementation of the principle of equal dignity of men and women.


Legautonomie is a network of Italian local authorities composed by over 2.000 municipalities, provinces, and regions. The association conducts information, technical assistance and lending services to local authorities, promotes training projects for qualification/requalification for the public administration, public policy initiatives, conferences, seminars; it develops information and publishing activities, promotes initiatives to improve a culture of the EU and to substain knowledge of EU initiatives in different fields. Legautonomie can be a fundamental role in the promotion of the European standard of good democratic governance with the national ministry, can establish a national platform linked to the implementation of the European strategy and help municipalities to experiment new tools of democracy participation.

Municipality of Agia

The Municipality of Agia is located in the Larissa regional unit, Thessaly, Greece. Agia is located east of Larissa and south of Melivoia. The Mavrovouni mountains dominate the south and the Aegean Sea lies to the east. The total area of the municipality is 668.26 km ² and has a population of 14,121 inhabitants. The current form of the municipality arose with the “Kallikratis” Program from the extension of the original municipality of Agia by the merger of pre-existing municipalities of Lakereia, Evrimenon and Melivoia. The main activities at its territory are agriculture and tourism and the organization consists of several departments and local councils.

Regional Government of Thessaly

Region of Thessaly (Thessalia) is the geographical department that occupies the central section of mainland Greece. It is surrounded by high mountain ranges encircling a low plain. It borders Macedonia to the north, Sterea Ellada to the south, Epirus to the west, and its eastern shoreline is on the Aegean. It has a higher percentage of flatland than any other district in Greece. The Region of Thessaly is characterized by the Lake Karla. Lake Karla was not only one of the most important wetlands in Greece, but also a natural reservoir, which provided very significant water storage.

Municipality of Apatin

The Municipality of Apatin owns a 160-hectare industrial zone which has internal roads and complete infrastructure on the outskirts. In terms of infrastructure, Apatin has the first ever international marina in Serbia. It has 400 berths with 120 being yacht berths and the rest used for small boats. Apatin is considered to be Serbia’s most prominent fishing centre. The town is home to several annual events dedicated to fishing.

Municipality of Ravenna

The Municipality of Ravenna has always been involved in developing international relationships with other countries and one of its priorities is to foster citizens, civil society organizations and all its public Institution in participating actively at EU enlargement process. At the moment our Municipality is engaged in projects financed by European Commission and above all, the city is candidate for European Capital of Culture in 2019. Ravenna has an ancient tradition of fishing in inland brackish and fresh waters, the latter most important, for the wealth of fish, the characteristics of our territory, the proximity to the sea, the salt water seeping into coastal wetlands, the presence of extensive piallasse and valleys.

Municipality of Montignoso

Montignoso is a quite little, beautiful municipality located between the Apuan Alps and the Tyrrhenian Sea, within the province of Massa-Carrara. Even if the most part of its territory is composed by mountains and hills, with a lot of ancient traditions and folklore, from some years the fishing industry has begun to assert itself more and more, initially as a subsidiary activity, then gaining in importance and value to the local economy. To emphasize the growth of this sector is the implementation of a project funded by the province of Massa-Carrara for creating a fish market in accordance with law for the fishermen in the area.

Municipality of Tetovo

Tetovo is a municipality in northwestern Republic of Macedonia. The Municipality has an important local/national and international network. Municipality of Tetovo cooperates with the municipalities of neighbouring towns and local authorities in regional and EU countries. It is a member of the community of the local self-government unit in the Republic of Macedonia. The municipality has effective collaboration with the Municipality of Elbasan; municipality Kepez, Antalya; and Bayrampasa, Istanbul.

Municipality of Pegeia

Pegeia is a public local government body in the district of Pafos, in Cyprus, and it’s is the largest municipality in terms of geographic area. Combining spectacular mountain landscapes with crystal blue beaches, Pegeia has established a strong position in tourism, attracting thousands of international and internal visitors each year. Once a sleepy fishing harbour, thanks to its enviable geographic position, the municipality has been transformed into a small but attractive and lively fishing tourist resort.

Municipality of Borgia

The Municipality of Borgia has a population of 7.418 inhabitants and a surface of 42,0 square kilometres thus showing a population density of 167,83 inhabitants per square kilometre. It rises 341 metres above the sea level, and has 3 km of coasts where is carrying out the fishing activities from a small fleet. Despite the slim number of ships the Municipality is encouraging the sector through investments and projects.

Municipality of Tuzi

Tuzi is an Urban Municiaplity settlement in the Podgorica district, inside Montenegro, located along a main road between the city of Podgorica and the Albanian border crossing, just a few kilometres north of Lake Skadar. Thank to his privileged geographical position (Tuzi is situated 10 km from Podgorica, 150 km from Dubrovnik and 130 km to Tirana) the city has developed a big tradition of touristic city, both for the historic attractions and for the natural beauties on its environment.

Municipality of Shkoder

The municipality of Shkoder is a quite big city in northwestern Albania in the District of Shkoder, of which it is the capital. It is one of the oldest and most historic places in Albania, as well as an important cultural and economic centre. Due to its strategical position, near some of the most important Italian ports, the city has always been very important for the economy of the entire Albania, for which result very important and significant the tourism and the fishing.


The Association of Water Right Foundation has among its aims: the social solidarity, the promotion of interventions of cooperation, the protection and enhancement of natural resources and the environment, regarding the right of access to water and sustainable use of water resources. 

Società della Salute, Pisa

The mission of the Society of Health is to foster and promote organizational arrangements that make possible a daily practice of integration, through the simplification of procedures as well as the unification of the offices and the access for users to various services.

Casa della Donna, Pisa

The House of Women is an Association of Social Promotion, non-profit organization, supported by the volunteer work of members, open to all women without distinction of age, sexual orientation or religious beliefs, social status or geographical origin. The House is a place of encounter, reflection and cultural and political initiative where every day we work to fight against gender-based violence in all its forms, for the development and transmission of culture, knowledge and the history of women and promote the growth of autonomous female subjectivity through the practice of the relationship between women.

Associazione Amiche del Mondo Insieme (ADMI)

ADMI has the objective to develop a culture of acceptance, overcoming prejudices and cultural differences and the dissemination of knowledge of the different cultures widespread in the territory through cultural, recreational and educational programs for the citizenship

Associazione Salus Onlus, Pisa

Salus is a non-profit organization aimed to foster the strenghtening of a culture of welcome, solidarity and life, turning their volunteer activities to disadvantaged people, with social and health problems, with particular attention to people with AIDS.

Unità Migranti di Pisa (UMI)

The main purpose of UMI is the mutual integration between foreigners and Italians, aimed at understanding towards immigrants, through the organization of events in the train station of Pisa.

AMDT - Association Méditerranéenne pour le Développement en Tunisie (TUNISIA)

The Méditerranéenne Association pour le Développement en Tunisie, born in the September of 2011, has the objective of promoting the development of tourism in Tunisia and the Mediterranean, promoting the sustainable tourism sector, which is accessible to all and that implies the preservation of resources for future generations, and the increase of a development economically viable and socially equitable, anchored in the social economy and solidarity.

Shoqata e Trainereve ne Edukim (Albania)

The "Steeps Light" Women Centre is the leading non-governmental and non-profit organizations in northern Albania, officially registered with Decree No. 797, October 14, 2003 by the District Court of Scutari.

The main activities of this organization are oriented to eliminate socio-cultural barriers and policies that exclude women from a free and equal participation in economic, political and social life. The NGO also strives to prevent gender-based violence and to give protection to women and children victims of violence.


The Women's Center "Light Footsteps" is an Albanian NGO based in Shkodra and specialized in assisting female victims of domestic violence. The Center focuses on the promotion and awareness of the role of women in Albanian society and offers daily both services and activities such as social and legal assistance, counseling, vocational training, recreational activities for children.
SDEC - Social Development & Empowerment Center

SDEC is an NGO Tunisian born after the revolution broken out in the country in 2011. The Centre acts as main objective the support the construction of democracy. In this perspective, the Centre seeks to support the empowerment of vulnerable groups in the country and to promote the awareness of the value of citizenship and consequently to incentivize a culture of participation in the management of public affairs.