Author: Miljana Kercu

The youngest president of the municipality in Serbia elected

The parliamentary majority elected the graduated economist Djordje Nikitovic (25) as the president of the municipality, while Ivan Novakovic, master prof. techniques and informatics. The Parliament of Požega has 52 councillors, and the election of these candidates was necessary to vote at least 27. For the newly elected leadership, 31 votes were cast.

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Divac Youth Funds in Obrenovac and Prijepolje

During the June, Foundation Mozaik, Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation, Obrenovac Youth Foundation and Nova Vizija from Prijepolje have started with program Divac Youth Funds in municipalities Obrenovac and Prijepolje, based on the Youth Banke methodology. In both municipality, trough public call, Divac youth board has been established in order to promote the Funds among…

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Advocacy campaigns for demanding a Local Youth Directory

Organization “Epoka e Re” in the framework of YBH4WBT project has conducted “Advocacy campaigns for demanding a Local Youth Directory and a specific line in the local budget for youth activities” In the framework of the Youth Power project, young people of the Epoka e Re Center held a meeting with the Deputy Mayor Fier…

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EUROPEAN YOUTH CARD IN NORTH MACEDONIA

The Agency for Youth and Sport and the National Agency for European Programmes and Mobility of North Macedonia, at the beginning of June, announced the European Youth Card now available for the Macedonian young people from the age of 15-29. The Card offers opportunities and benefits for youth to reach their full potential by offering…

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How much of the funds of local governments invest in the implementation of youth policy?

In order to see a wider picture of whether young people can understand local budgets, how much are local funds allocated for activities and support programs for young people as a part of youth policy implementation, and how municipalities spend funds for young people, Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation has carried out an analysis of…

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Youth conference in Bucharest – How to better respond to European aspirations of the young generation in the Western Balkans?

Bucharest, 28 – 29 May 2019 Prepared by The Presidency of the Council of the European Union Representatives of Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkans and Turkey Network participated at one of the biggest youth conferences in Europe “How to better respond to European aspirations of the young generation in the Western Balkans?”. Under the…

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Volunteering activities: Visiting Elders and Children’s Hospital

Youth Act organization in the framework of YBH4WBT project has organized 2 Volunteering Activities with youth in Tirana. The aim of the activities is to raise awareness and foster activism and volunteering among young people in Tirana. On May 5th, 2019, 20 students participated in the event “Visiting Elders’ House”. During this activity, the elders…

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PRIMA’s participation in a set of workshops for young representatives of the civil sector and political parties

The Westminster Foundation in Montenegro organized another workshop for young representatives of the civil sector and political parties through the program “Democratic Initiatives in the Western Balkans” in Bar on May 26 – 28. 2019. This time, the main focus of the workshop was to communicate and strengthen the planning of ideas that this group…

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BOOKLET OF INSPIRATION FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN AFRICA AND EUROPE

As part of Youth Empowerment through Social Entrepreneurship, “We Care” (YES, WE CARE) project, Mladiinfo International created the Booklet of Inspiration for Social Entrepreneurship in Africa and Europe. The Booklet contains valuable information on social entrepreneurship ecosystems in Kenya, North Macedonia, Rwanda, Austria, Uganda and Slovakia. Social impact ideas, social businesses and social connectors from different…

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Prima participated in the panel discussion: “Empowering and Social Inclusion of Youth”

The executive director of Prima Aida Perovic participated in a panel discussion organized by the Fund for Active Citizenship with the support of the American Embassy, “Empowering and Social Inclusion of Youth”. The panel discussion was held on April 24, 2019, in the American Corner in Cetinje, and is part of the program “For a…

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