CRISP - Project



D.R.E.A.M is a two years project in cooperation with DVV International, IRM and Youth of Osh in Kyrgyzstan. It has multiple components ranging from media work to community security dialogue. The project is aimed at establishing a constructive dialogue on the relation between democracy and religion as well as the prevention of religious radicalization.

Quick facts


March 2017 - February 2019


14 cities and villages in all seven regions of Kyrgzstan


64 participants


approx. 8.000
Target Group

Journalists and other media representatives; Youth from the 14 targeted cities and villages; Representatives of state and religious institutions

Project Goals

The overall objective of the project is to foster a cohesive, democratic society in Kyrgyzstan by involving and building the capacity of various stakeholder in the prevention of radicalisation and the mitigation of existing tensions. The specific objectives are: 1. To strengthen the capacities for peaceful intercultural and inter-religious dialogue on national and regional levels 2. To strengthen community potential to prevent radicalisation and violent extremism 3.  To build up resilience against radical narratives, especially among young people 


This activity was implemented in close partnership with


The project could be realized thanks to the kind support of the European Commission