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Transparency

VoxPublic aims to provide exemplary through applying rules that it wishes to see in society.
Transparency in the functioning of VoxPublic (statutes), its actions and sources of financing.
Independence from the state and political parties.
Enhancement of partner organisations supported by VoxPublic.
Efficiency thanks to sustained work over the long term.
A numerical apertune, by promoting access to renewable data and the use of software.
Non-discrimination to facilitate access to its resources and website for all its publics, in particular people with disabilities.

Naturally, VoxPublic will not cooperate with organisations that do not share the values we defend. VoxPublic has chosen to appeal for private donations from foundations, both based in France or abroad.

 Financing

VoxPublic choses to live from its activity without resorting to public subsidies (Regional or National), so as to preserve its independence from French public institutions.
Since its launch, VoxPublic received support from :

Open Society Initiative for Europe (OSIFE) aims to enhance civil society organisations in Europe, to play a central role in democratic life. OSIFE supported the VoxPublic creation process (from November 2015 to August 2016). After 18 months of support, OSIFE extended its contribution to VoxPublic with a three-year funding support (September 2018 - August 2021).

Porticus
This Dutch Foundation is very active in the fields of education, health/support to vulnerable people as well as social justice, and has been supporting VoxPublic since 2016. Since 2018, Porticus has particularly funded VoxPublic’s actions for migrants’ rights. At the end of 2019, Porticus renewed its support with a three-year grant covering 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Foundations involved in the Civitates Project
Sixteen European foundations created a fund to support association networks who act to counter the « shrinking civic space ». 13 alliances are currently funded by Civitates. Among them, the French coalition, called L.A. Coalition (Coalition for associations’ freedoms), is moderated by VoxPublic who manage the financing granted by the foundations from January 2019 to November 2020 (2d phase) and then from Dec 2020 to Nov 2021 (3rd phase).

Fondation pour le Progrès de l’Homme is a Franco-Swiss Foundation deeply committed to ecological and social transition issues, who decided to renew its support to VoxPublic for a three-year period, from 2021 to 2023.

Luminate foundation has granted VoxPublic for a one-year project (May 2020-April 2021) to support our work in the framework of the State of Health Emergency.

Zennström Philanthropies
ZP Foundation was created in 2007 by Catherine and Niklas Zennstrom. Niklas Zennstrom is the developer of the software Skype. The Foundation aims to support and cooperate with organisations fighting for human rights and environmental issues. Zennström Philanthropies has supported VoxPublic since 2016.

Citizens for Europe (Brussels) supported VoxPublic several times in 2018, 2019 and 2020 for our project « Assotech » and for VoxPublic’s work to protect the democratic space for civil society in France.


Citizens for Europe (Berlin)
managed a large European project (European democracy network-EDN), funded by the European Commission and CfE Brussels, which benefits to VoxPublic (EDN French member)

Lush Foundation
The Foundation of the British chain of natural cosmetics, supported VoxPublic in 2017 for the organisation of workshops on discriminatory identity checks.

Fondation Un Monde par Tous
This Foundation, chaired by Patrick Lescure, funds many initiatives in France and abroad in the fields of ecology, solidarity and human rights. The Foundation supported VoxPublic in 2016 and 2017.

The firm Alterethic provides financial and accounting services for VoxPublic.

The firm Audisol was chosen by the General Assembly of VoxPublic as its auditor.

 Licence and rights

Licence and rights : The website has been developped by Véronique Lapierre with the support of Patrice Lazareff for the specific developments and Caroline Tricart for graphics.

VoxPublic is developed using SPIP Open Source software.
The Website is hosted by Nursit, specialized in websites using SPIP.

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