Category: News

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 ICT4D.at 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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Youth Policy designed to fit young people’s needs

Youth policy cannot respond to all the challenges whit which are facing young people in Montenegro, but it can set priorities and support systems for young people in the transition process to adulthood. Youth is a significant period of human life, if not the most important, from the perspective for a professional career. During this…

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International Youth Day – the Youth Center of the Municipality of Gazi Baba

The International Youth Day in N. Macedonia was celebrated at an event organized by the Agency for Youth and Sport of N. Macedonia where discussion about the education and the youth centers across the country took place. The opening of three new Youth Centers and tailored made educational programmes for boosting the personal and professional…

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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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