Author: Marina Lutovac

Awards, social innovations and shared vision for a better society – in Skopje, the heart of Macedonia

Reducing pollution from textile waste in Macedonia, by engaging long-term unemployed women in the process; reducing food waste and using it where it is most wanted; promotion of handicrafts, made by people with disabilities and marginalized groups; protection of stray dogs, and raising awareness about their adoption. These are the topics that have motivated Food…

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NVO Prima
Workshop on Violence and Hate Speech on The Internet, All Raise Against Hate Speech

In the framework of cooperation between the Volunteer Club of High School “Slobodan Skerovic” and NGO PRIMA, members of the Volunteer Club started the implementation of the campaign launched to combat hate speech on the Internet. The campaign is carried out from April to the end of September and includes numerous activities, such as:  workshops,…

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Upcoming Social Innovators in Skopje

Social Impact Lab, together with the Association Public, for the second year in a row, on October the 2nd 2017 will organize the Social Innovators Conference in Skopje, to raise awareness and inspire discussions around the topic of social innovations, in order to show its support and empower the people from Macedonia and the region…

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Solidarity Festival In Skopje: Art, Youth and Urban Spirit

We had such an amazing event this weekend! Our Solidarity Festival definitely managed to revive Skopje’s urban living, by skillfully combining the concepts of art, education and solidarity. The first day of the Festival went great. An impressive number of people came to see our photo exhibition titled “Celebrating Solidarity!”. The twenty best photos from…

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From Idea to Realization – 10 new potential social business enter the incubation phase

The ten young social entrepreneurs, who were selected as finalists in the Social Impact Award competition, had the opportunity to participate in pre-acceleration training, supported by Macedonian Telekom as a socially responsible and innovative company. Participants of the training, held at the Telecom Innovation Center from 05th to 10th of June 2017, gained in-depth knowledge…

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Round table with youth

NGO Prima organized a round table presenting results of Research about Economic position of Youth in Montenegro as part of a regional project “Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkans and Turkey (YBH4WBT)” supported by the European Union through the IPA CSF. The project is managed by the Foundation Ana and Vlade Divac and NGOs Prima…

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Youth Forum: Refugees and Migrants in the New Media

Better representation of migrants and refugees in the new media, increased youth media literacy and more initiatives for the promotion of diversity and integration were some of the main conclusions of the second Youth Forum “Refugees and Migrants in the New Media in South-East Europe and Central Europe”. The realization of the event was also…

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Competition for best Photography

As a part of All Raise Against Hate Speech campaign NGO Prima organized competition for best photography. All youth representatives were invited to share their creativity and show how art can help battle against hate on internet and in everyday life. “Hate speech is dangerous threat to youth everywhere, not only in Balkan region. There…

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Warm up day in Skopje

Three new Macedonian startups have secured entry in the Investment Ready Program in Vienna, through the warm up day that happened in Skopje, Pubic Room on March 3rd, 2017. This is the second event of this type in which new social startups gained opportunity for getting into the program that will improve their capacity, by…

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Serbia: Round Table “Youth Participation in The Economy of Serbia”

Belgrade, January 2017- Every fourth entrepreneur in Serbia is less than 30 years old . Although the youth unemployment rate is in decline, one-fifth of young people is looking for job for over a year. At today held round table “Youth participation in the economy of Serbia” the Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation presented results…

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