Grounds for better future of our youth

Project code:CB007.1.21.343
Project call:CB007.1
Priority axis / Specific objective:2.1 Skills & Entrepreneurship
Type of project:Investment
Project duration in months:18
Project final contract amount:502440.41 €
Project EU co-financing rate:85.00 %
Project start date:23.11.2016
Project end date:22.05.2018
Project intervention field:118 - Improving the labour market relevance of education and training systems...
Project summary:

This project aims at fostering better understanding and collaboration between partners particularly in the area of addressing youth needs, improving their quality of life and preparing them to be successful, as well as creating stronger ties between the two partner municipalities of Boljevac and Chiprovtsi.

Planned activities: 1.Designing of Joint Logo; 2.Designing of a joint tri-lingual website; 3.Works on the youth-related facility (located in the Cultural-Educational Center (KOC) in Boljevac); 4.Reconstruction of two playgrounds and the adjacent green areas in Martinovo and Jelezna villages; 5.Elaboration of Study and analysis on the potential of the Cross-border region to reduce youth immigration; 6.Elaboration of Local Policy Guide on Youth Enterpreneurship; 7.Establishing of a shared workspace YES -- “Young Entrepreneurs Space”; 8.Workshop for young entrepreneurs in Boljevac; 9.“Children&Parents Services Entrepreneur”, Workshop in Chiprovtsi; 10.Workshop for women entrepreneurs in Boljevac; 11.Presentation for high-school students on enterpreneurship oportunities.     

By providing youth with proper facilities for their activities with the goal of creating an attractive learning and living environment, as well as with useful skills and knowledge will reduce immigration of young and creative people, and will make this region more competitive on the market.

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Leading partner
Cultural-Educational Center Boljevac
Municipality of Chiprovtsi