Category: News

Kırmızıda Dur De! Media Campaign

Within the scope of the communication activities of ‘Kırmızıda Dur De!’ project, an awareness campaign named #SözKüçüğün was launched in 20th November 2019.  A song and video clip prepared for the campaign was disseminated from TOG social media accounts.  Many people and organizations and Community Volunteers participated in the social media challenge.  The content and…

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WE NEED MORE: Youth policy in Western Balkans and Turkey: challenges and perspectives

Regional perspective of the youth policy within the Regional Youth Conference “Youth policy in Western Balkans and Turkey: challenges and perspectives” was held in Belgrade, Republic of Serbia, 19th of November 2019. The conference was organized by Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation within the Youth Banks Hub for Western Balkans and Turkey Network (YBH4WBT), which…

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Fairy Tale Festival – The Project of “Hayallerin Gücü Adına!”

The fairy tale festival was held in Izmir within the scope of the project of Hayallerin Gücü Adına. The projects aim to improve the self-confidence of children of primary school age, their ability to express themselves verbally and in writing, their imagination, reading and creativity skills. The projects targets to make a difference in the…

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Youth Mobility in Montenegro

Podgorica Youth Center. The definition of youth mobility is the ability of young people to move between different places in and outside their home countries. The purpose of mobility is to achieve the goals of personal development, autonomy, for the purpose of volunteering and working with young people, educational systems and programs, employment and career,…

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Turkey Marathon
Vodafone 41st Istanbul Marathon

Istanbul Marathon, the race is wide participation of athletics in Turkey. Also, it is the only marathon run between two continents in the World. 41st Istanbul Marathon was held on 3rd November 2019 in Istanbul.  Every year, Community Volunteers carry out more than 2000 sustainable social responsibility projects in many different themes from children’s rights…

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Who makes decions in the Balkans – young people or their parents?

According to recent survey of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, parents of the young people in Southeastern Europe affecting more than 50 percent of their life decisions. The same survey says that young adults in Western Europe are much more independent from their parents, so they make life decisions on their own. When it comes to…

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Results of Youth Banks Hub for Western Balkans and Turkey presented in Brussels

On October 15, Ana and Vlade Divac presented results of the project to Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, European Commission. Beside Kristine Vujić, Project manager for the Western Balkans projects, colleagues who work on project in Montenegro, Serbia and North Macedonia were present too. The meeting took place in Brussels and on this occasion project coordinator,…

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Second Contact – Making Seminar in Namibia: Exploring Growing Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

The team of Mladiinfo International together with the European partners Risky Business from Romania  and from Austria , hosted by our partners and friends Young Africa Namibia, as part of the Youth Empowerment through Social Entrepreneurship “We Care, Too” (YES WE CARE 2) project, have mapped and visited social businesses and social business connectors in the two cities of…

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Young Farmers in Serbia

Agriculture is one of the most important industries in Serbia, with 40.6% of the population living in rural areas. Of the approximately 631,000 registered households, only 8% of these households are run by young people. There is not enough support for young people in rural areas for employing and developing entrepreneurial skills, and the situation…

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Social Impact Economy

Governance models and paths for development in Europe and the Western Balkans Although some of the ideas and practices that are fundamental to impact  investment   and   social  entrepreneurship   originated decades ago, it was in 2007 that a group of foundations and investors convened by the Rockefeller Foundation originated the term “impact investing” which was later…

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