This site informs its readers that CIVICUS aims to contribute towards a healthy society in which citizen intervention is a vital aspect of political, economic and cultural life. It wants to create an atmosphere where citizen bodies are able to interact openly and legitimately with government and business. It aims to establish a balanced and equal relationship between a society’s citizens, its businesses, and government. This site also contains a listing of articles, links to other sites, as well as toolkits on writing effectively and powerfully, producing media, strategic planning and more.
CIVICUS is an international alliance established in 1993 to nurture the foundation, growth and protection of citizen action throughout the world, especially in areas where participatory democracy and citizens' freedom of association are threatened