Західноукраїнський ресурсний центр

The West-Ukrainian Resource Center NGO Development Foundation

Associate Member

Levko Dovgan

Lysenko Str. 21

79008 Lviv, Ukraine

Tel.: (0038) 032 297 66 24

office (at) zurc.org


Mission statement

Promote the development of civil society through the support of community initiatives.

Main activities

  • Organizational development and applied skills training for local communities and self-governance. Our experts work at national level.
  • Field consulting and support to local communities and self-governance, including: development of local teams and initiative (core) groups, development of local action plans, support in fundraising and grant-making, support in the development of project documents, supply of literature, technical support.
  • Grant proposal analysis and small grant support to local communities and self-governance, small project support and follow-up at local level.
  • Training and consulting on migration safety, including legal migration/visa procedures, basics of study/work abroad, and basics of trafficking /child labour abuse prevention.
  • Distribution of information materials through our partnership network of NGOs, local government and self-governance and local initiative groups. Management of information campaigns at regional level.
  • Research of social/economic processes, including: all types of polls, focus groups, expert discussions, development of questionnaires and supporting documents, primary data processing (Excel, SPSS), analytic processing of research data. We have a network of interviewers in all regions (oblasts) with accent on the western part of Ukraine, 2 supervisors and 3 research development/analysis experts.
  • Organization and management of business training/consulting on: effective negotiations, organizational development, fundamentals of marketing, teambuilding and some related applied areas.
  • Conference service. Organization and management of events, including conferences, press conferences, round table discussions, trainer workshops, open space discussions and some related forms of events.
  • Organization and management of cultural exchange trips for student and professional groups to Germany, Poland and other countries together with international partners.

International projects



Temporary N/A (the website is under update until the end of November, 2013)