Zemgale NGO Centre

Date of foundation
14 December, 1998

Aim
To promote the development of civil society and representation of non-governmental organisations in Zemgale region.

Objectives
Information
Consultations
Educational measures
Technical support

Philosophy
The Constitution of Latvia states that the sovereign power of Latvian state belongs to society of Latvia, and its free and legal expression is the basis of the state. Zemgale NGO Centre is working on mentioned values implementation into praxis on daily basis. Conjunctive factor of values is civil society that we have set as our key action element. Non-governmental organisations in Latvia next to free and responsible society are the basis of civil society.

Vision
Non-governmental organisations in Zemgale region represent and defend the position of society in national, inter-governmental and inter-organisational level, thereby influencing the development of judical and civil society in Zemgale region.

Values

Human as the basis
Latvia has chosen the course of democratic progress. Human, own life, freedom, dignity and rights are the most essential values of democracy. Zemgale NGO Centre is working on mentioned values implementation into praxis on daily basis. Conjunctive factor of values is civil society that is action basis of Zemgale NGO Centre.

Different level approach
Zemgale NGO Centre is actively planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating projects in local, regional, national and international level. The experience can be measured in various levels: from NGO information campaigns in Jelgava, Jēkabpils, Dobele towns till the long-term inter-continental cooperation project with Latin-American countries.

Sharing experience
The most significant way of growth is investing in people. Our precondition is simple - while developing your people, your organisation will be developed. Through development of your people and organisation, the whole society will develop. Sharing is significant criteria in quality building. There are no borders for that.