Category: News

High Long-term youth unemployment rate and NEET rate as the biggest problems in the Western Balkans and Turkey

During the February, Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkan and Turkey has published 4th Monitoring report of Political, Social, Economic Participation of Youth based on Youth Participation Index. Youth Participation Index as a combination of social, political and economic dimension presents the unique numeric measure of possibilities for young people to participate in society in…

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GRANT AND TRAINING SUPPORT – STRENGTHENING CAPACITES OF CSOS ADVOCATING FOR YOUTH PARTICIPATION

“Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkans and Turkey” (YBH for WBT) – is an open network established by the five organisations: Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation for Serbia, NVO “Prima” for Montenegro, “Mladiinfo” for FYR of Macedonia, “Partners Albania for Change and Development” for Albania, and TOG Foundation for Turkey. The organisations serve as national…

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Speed dating: EU Funds for Youth and Youth Cooperation in the Region

Belgrade, Thursday, December 7.  EUinfo Center and Ana i Vlade Divac Foundation organized a speed dating session dedicated to regional EU youth and youth cooperation funds. “The aim of this event is to bring the young in Serbia closer to issues they share with their peers in the region and the EU”, said Steffen Hudolin, representative…

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Round table in Serbia – Young entrepreneurs

Divac Foundation, Belgrade, November 15, UK Parobrod. At round table “Young entrepreneurs in Serbia” Ana and Vlade Divac Foundaton presented the results of the monitoring report of the state of affairs of economic inclusion. Data shows that 10,4% of self-employed are among employed youngsters is which is sign that they want to become entrepreneurs. During…

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Round table in Serbia – Youth unemployment rate and youth at risk of poverty in Serbia

Divac Foundation, Belgrade, November 15, UK Parobrod. At round table “Youth unemployment and risk of poverty in Serbia” Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation presented the results of the Youth Participation Index including monitoring report of the state of affairs of social, economic and political inclusion. “Data from 2015/2016 shows that NEET rate in WB region…

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“Yes we care” traveled to Kenya

In the last week (5-9 December) our team had the opportunity to be part of the study visit in Kenya, as part of the project “Yes we care” (https://www.facebook.com/yeswecare1/). The representatives from our organization, Social Impact Lab (https://www.facebook.com/SocialImpactLabSkopje/ ), Mladiinfo Slovensko (https://www.facebook.com/MladiinfoSlovensko/), Social Impact Award International (https://www.facebook.com/socialimpactaward/) and our hosting organization Youth Volunteers for Community Development…

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Football People Action Weeks in Macedonia

Center for Education and Development (CED), based in Tearce–Macedonia, among a thousand organizations backing the Football People movement, which is inspired by an international movement of more than 100,000 people, officially joined the #Fare Football People action weeks on 12.10.2017 at Tearce Stadium, where they launched a Football Tournament, which aims to bring youth from…

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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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MladiInfo
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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