Rural Youth assisting Macedonia in EU integration
The project is designed to empower rural youth and their CSOs from East and South East Planning Region (EPR and SEPR) in Macedonia to be an important contributor in the democratic processes of participatory oriented governance, civic engagement and adjustment to the challenges of EU integration.
Specific objectives of the project
- Improve capacity of youth CSOs and rural youth for the creation and implementation of public policies through structural dialogue with decision makers;
- Strengthen capacities of rural youth making them more competitive on the labour market.
The Project Implementation period will be 18 months, starting from 19th December 2017.
Connecting Natural Values and People Foundation (CNVP)
Rural Development Network of Macedonia (RDN)
Croatian Rural Development Network
Network to Rural Development of Serbia
European Union (EuropeAid/138660/ID/ACT/MK)
FINAL one page info 15.02.2018.pdf
A 2.2 EU education programs
On January 29th and February 05th, 2019, workshops for EU Education programs were held in Shtip and Strumica as a part of the activity A.2.2 from the project “Rural Youth assisting Macedonia in EU Integration”.read more...
03/06/2019 A 4.1. – Workshop for networking of young people from the east and south-east planning region
On March 6, 2019 in the Sirius Hotel a workshop was held for representatives of non-governmental organizations from the eastern and southeastern regions in order to define common problems and proposals for solutions that are important for young people.read more...
A.4.2. - Promotion of a platform for the youth from the rural areas from the East and Southeast planning region
On April 16 and 23, 2019, in the municipal halls of Stip and Strumica, workshops were held to promote the established youth platform for networking and cooperation and the declaration signed by 13 non-governmental organizations in order to monitor, identify and translate the needs of youth in coordinated actions which will increase the cooperation of the NGOs with the municipalities and other local stakeholders.read more...
Training for Trainers
Peer education workshops
Workshops for youth social inclusion
Career counseling forums
06.03.2019 A.5.1 Small community actions of rural youth and youth CSOs
На 06. Март 2019 во Струмица се одржа акцијата „Со младинска зелена акција до поздрава животна средина“ како дел од проектот „Младите од руралните средини за интеграција на Македонија во ЕУ“. Активноста ја спроведе здружението Хорти Еко од Струмица во соработка со ...read more...
16.03.2019 A.5.1 Small community actions of rural youth and youth CSOs
On March 16, 2019, the NGO “Magic & Logic Marketing” and students from the agricultural secondary school “Dimitar Vlahov” from Strumica, with the help of the project ” Rural youth assisting Macedonia in EU integration “, erected greenhouses in the school economy of this center as part of the action “Through practical skills to high quality staff”.read more...
20-25.03.2019 A.5.1 Small community actions of rural youth and youth CSOs
On March 20, 22 and 25th 2019, as a part of the project activity for encouraging youth activism, the citizen association “Armonia” from Vinica organized a football and ping pong tournament in Vinica.read more...
22.03.2019 A.5.1 Small community actions of rural youth and youth CSOs (Bio fertilizer)
On March 22, 2019, the Center for Local Development from Radovis CELOR together with the students of SOU Kosta Susinov introduced a system for composting and production of their own organic fertilizer within the school through composting.read more...
An EU project will work on keeping young people in rural areas!
Mapping the capacities and activities of civil society organizations and students for EU integration processes and youth policies
Preparatory activities for the activity for raising awareness among the young population about their role in supporting the process of Macedonia's integration into the EU
Call for support of youth activism
E – Bulletin No. 3
E – Bulletin No. 3read more...
Recommendations created by young people from rural areas in eastern and southeastern Macedonia
During the implementation of the project, over 200 recommendations were collected and processed by young people from high schools and civil society organizations to more relevant institutions such as the government, municipalities, the Agency for Youth and Sports, the Ministry of Education and Science, civil society organizations, Employment Agency and schools. For more informationread more...
Infographic with project results
A short infographic with basic data was prepared containing the results of the activities, the lessons learned as well as the summarized recommendations.read more...
E-Bulletin No. 2
E-Bulletin no. 2read more...
Printed leaflet for project promotion
Printed leaflet for project promotionread more...
E-Bulletin No. 1
E-Bulletin No. 1read more...
Handbook for youth activism
Organizing is a process of building power as a group and using this power to create positive changes in our lives. Encouraging young people to engage peacefully in the development of society can only contribute to a better tomorrow, and can contribute to greater awareness and responsibility.read more...
On 11 and 12 December 2018 in Stip and Strumica as an activity of the project "Youth from rural areas for integration of Macedonia in the EU" career counseling meetings for young people were held
On 11 and 12 December 2018 in Stip and Strumica as an activity of the project "Youth from rural areas for integration of Macedonia in the EU" career counseling meetings for young people were heldread more...
Through practical skills to high quality staff
Through practical skills to high quality staffread more...
Futsal and Ping Pong tournament Vinica
Futsal and Ping Pong tournament Vinicaread more...
Composting – production of bio fertilizer
Composting – production of bio fertilizerread more...