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Udruga mladih ''Mladi u Europskoj uniji''

description of organisation

Youth Association '' Youth in the European Union '' is a non-profit youth organization that was established on October 19th 2008 in order to promote and inform young people about possibilities and rights they have as citizens of the European Union, promoting the values of the EU, promotion and development of volunteering and generally improving the quality of life of young people within their local community. This mission is carried out successfully for eight years through a variety of activities that include lectures, international exchanges, round tables and a variety of actions, including landscaping. With aforementioned activities we wanted to promote the topics concerned to respect for human rights, informing young people about their rights and possibilities within the European Union and to draw attention to the importance of volunteerism not only for sustainable social and economic development of the country but also for the personal development of individuals who volunteer. Our target group are young people 15-30 years who wish to contribute to the development of the local community and to get information on EU programs. The association encourages young people to actively engage in the life of their community and as active citizens to be the ones who will apply the knowledge, abilities and skills to be able to act at the local level to improve the quality of life in their neighborhood activities such as landscaping projects ''The preservation of out playgrounds'' in 2011 in order to regulate children's playground, ''Preserve our environment'' and ''Preserve our Sibenik'' projects from 2011 and 2012 promotes through education about environmental regulations and interior public spaces EU values and volunteerism among young people. In addition, projects such as' We can do it '' and '' Get EU programs' ',' 'Discover entrepreneurs in yourself' implemented in Sibenik-Knin County between 2013 and 2014 we worked on informing young people on how to apply to EU projects and about possibilities for self-employment in cooperation with the Croatian Employment Service.The importance of our initiatives and projects have seen and upholds some institutional and private stakeholders such as for example Croatian bank for reconstruction and development, Ministry of Social Policy and Youth, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration, Ministry of Environmental Protection, the National Foundation for Civil Society Development, the City of Sibenik, OTP Bank, Foundation '' Kajo Dadic '' Split ...

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projects
Geographical obstacles
Cultural differences
Economic obstacles

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
Developing society
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Dec 2017 to Jul 2018
01/12/2017 - 31/07/2018
30/09/2017 closed
Developing society
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Dec 2017 to Jul 2018
01/12/2017 - 31/07/2018
30/09/2017 closed
Youth Activities For Everyone
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Oct 2018 to Oct 2019
01/10/2018 - 31/10/2019
15/09/2018 closed