IZ - Interkulturelles Zentrum
About Interkulturelles Zentrum
Interkulturelles Zentrum (IZ) is an independent non-profit organization based in Vienna/Austria aiming at the enhancement of intercultural relations both on national and international level. Since January 2007 IZ serves as the 'Austrian National Agency for the Erasmus+/Youth in Action programme'. -Civil society development in Southern Caucasus (SC) is one of the priority areas of IZ. Since 2007 IZ is realizing projects in the region and among others has implemented two long-term cross-border projects with CSOs in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia. IZ also has been one of the key stakeholders in establishing cooperation with Eastern Partnership and Caucasus countries especially in the youth field. It is strongly committed to further develop its activities in the regions through the implementation of large-scale projects, which will contribute to an empowerment of civil society actors to act for the benefit of their target groups.