Foster Europe, Foundation for strong European Regions is an independent, non-partisan, private, and charitable Austrian Foundation to move forward European integration, democracy, regional capacity and federalism in Europe. While working in a pan-European framework, Foster Europe has its main emphasis in the area of Central and Eastern Europe.
Since 2011Foster Europe has an additional focus on promoting participative political culture in Europe. Foster Europe is dedicated to create international connections among CSOs, active citizens, youngsters, scholars, intellectuals, practitioners, and institutions from different societies and fields. Civic participation, networking of NGOs as well the policy fields in question (culture, heritage, environment, brain-drain and migration) have been elements of Foster Europe work so far.