Tag: youth

Capacity building program – Serbia

  During the May Foundation Ana and Vlade Divac organized two of five modules within capacity building program for new members of Youth Bank hub for westerns Balkan and Turkey Network. First training Strategic planning, project implementation and administration was held from 7th till 9th of May, at Belgrade. In scope of the training, participants…

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Local Democracy Camp Vlore

In the framework of the “Local Democracy Week 2018”, Partners Albania for Change and Development organized on May 8-10, 2018 the “Local Democracy Camp”, in Vlora, which was attended by 23 young activists of southwestern cities of Albania, representtaives of high schools, universities, youth NPOs, public institutions, private sector, media etc.   The program designed…

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Tog gave a start to “Youth Week”

  On 27-29th of April, In Izmir “Youth Week Coordination Meeting” was realized.  23 different youth organisations of TOG are gathered in order to examine youth problems as well as to strengthen their participation in economic, social and political processes in their main theme of the workshop. Community volunteers have identified the following problem areas…

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New members of Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkan and Turkey network

The Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkan and Turkey network publishes the results of the grant award procedure for advocacy initiative in the field of Youth policy on the local level, as part of a supportive program for strengthening capacity of CSOs advocating for youth participation. The “Youth Bank Hub for Western Balkan and Turkey…

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EMPOWERING YOUNG PEOPLE TO CHOOSE A CAREER THAT MATCHES THEIR SKILLS AND VALUES

An online course helped young people across the world to discover their talents, make an impact in their communities and sell their abilities for future employers. Youth unemployment is currently at 17% across the EU, but some countries like Greece (45%), Spain (39%) and Italy (36%) are experiencing particularly high rates. The European Commission’s Youth…

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Shaping European Youth Policy

In period of 16th till 20th March NGO Prima’s representative Aida Perovic-Ivanovic, recommended by Directorate for Youth of Ministry of Sports of Montenegro, took a part in second residential seminar of “Shaping European Youth Policy in Theory and Practice” project, in Strasbourg, France. This is 3rd edition of project and it gathered youth policy makers…

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TOG 28th Youth Council

The Community Volunteers Foundation (TOG) held their 28th youth council in Ankara from the 16th-18th March. The council was a very successful event uniting 300 young volunteers from over 107 organizations from all over Turkey, giving them a platform to exchange their thoughts and be heard by different people. The volunteers were able to participate…

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Law on Youth

After several lobbying indicatives of civil society in Albania, Ministry of Education, Sport and Youth, on June 2018 announced that within this year Albania will have “The Law on Youth”. A working group on drafting the law- proposal has been created and consultation meetings with youth NPO-s and other stakeholders are expected to be organized…

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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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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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