Membership and Partners


FPDL is a member since 1998 of the Partners Global an Alliance initiated by Partners for Democratic Change – USA having as members 19 independent organizations from 19 countries and 4 continents.

FPDL is a member since 2000 of AMCHAM – American Chamber of Commerce Romania

FPDL is a founding member of FOND – the Romanian Federation of NGOs active in International Development.


FPDL has been working with and/or received funding from prestigious organizations and programs throughout the years:

  • Local Government and Public Service Initiative of the Open Society Institute LGI
  • Partners for Democratic Change PDC
  • United Nations Program for Human Settlements UN-HABITAT
  • United Nations Development Program – UNDP Romania, Moldova, Istanbul
  • National Soros Foundations from Romania, Moldova, Macedonia
  • United States Agency for International Development USAID
  • Global Opportunities Fund Programme of UK Government
  • Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Charles Stewart Mott Foundation
  • European Union Programmes
  • Bank and World Bank Institute
  • VNG – International Cooperation Agency of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities
  • Pearson Peace Keeping Center Canada
  • Harvard University – Center for Urban Development Studies
  • New York University, Robert Wagner School for Public Service
  • University of Architecture and Urban Planning Bucharest
  • University of Bucharest, Faculty of European Studies
  • University of Bucharest, Sociology Department
  • University of Dramatic Art, Bucharest
  • Department for Interethnic Relations within the Romanian Government
  • Robert Bosch Foundation