2. Situated in the instable region of North Caucasus in the Russian Federation, the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania has been faced with challenges such as continuous conflicts in the region, a large influx of displaced persons from neighboring republics and widespread poverty. This project aims to improve integration of displaced persons in the Republic through the following support activities:
to strengthen local NGOs and authorities involved in economic and social
recovery and integration of displaced persons by organizing study tours,
workshops and community meetings;
-Increasing opportunities to build sustainable livelihoods through enhanced employment opportunities by increasing access to micro-credit and training entrepreneurs;
-Enhancing integration opportunities for the displaced persons by provision of permanent shelter and small-scale quick impact projects.
3. This project is expected to empower vulnerable displaced persons in the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania and facilitate its sustainable social and economic recovery.