Tag: youth

serbia, obrenovac
Young people from Serbia in action! Discover what Youth Fund has achieved in 2019.

Obrenovac Youth Foundation developed Youth Funds program in 2019 in cooperation with Ana and Vlade Divac Foundation, Obrenovac municipality and Foundation Mozaik with the support of Balkan Trust. This program has a purpose to increase young people’s involvement in the process of local development through grant-giving for projects and ideas that young people establish and…

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Panel Discussion: How to come back home? Youth Republic of North Macedonia

What do the State and all of us should do to come back home? What kind of measures, commitments, and concrete steps are needed so the youth does not leave the country massively, to attract our young Diaspora so our country can become an attractive destination for other young people from different parts of the…

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New Local Youth Strategy in Municipality of Tetovo

Mladiinfo International in cooperation with Association Multikultura from Tetovo, organized a public info session for the New Local Youth Strategy in Municipality of Tetovo 2020-2024 adopted in late October. The Strategy follows the latest trends and needs of the young people from Tetovo and the region and was created upon one-year consultations and analysis conducted…

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Youth Bank Hub Western Balkan and Turkey – Round Tables Meeting in Turkey

Within the scope of the activities of Youth Bank Hub Western Balkan and Turkey project, tree round table meetings with the theme of youth participation were held on 5-6 December with the participation of young volunteers. 90 young volunteers participated in the meeting.  The young volunteers spoke about youth policies, youth participation in Turkey.  Also,…

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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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Turkey
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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Montenegro
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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