Pitching for Fusion Lab

Last week, FORUM 16, along with 11 other organizations, presented the business plan and strategy for Fusion Lab to potential donors. Our Fusion Lab program has developed into a model of a social enterprise that should provide high quality working and meeting space at an affordable price for community-based NGOs, small businesses and freelancers operating[…]

Successful end of our crowdfunding campaign

We are excited to announce that, at long last, Generosity.com has worked out problems with the processing of some donations, and we are ready to officially close our crowdfunding Campaign. Huge THANK YOUs to all of our supporters, especially to those who were also donors in this effort. With all gifts counted, our campaign surpassed $1,500 in[…]

Annual assembly meeting on 23 September 2017

Association for Civil Activism FORUM 16 – Bitola will hold its annual assembly meeting on Saturday, 23 September. The meeting will be held at the Association’s office, located at ul. Населба Кланица br.11 (Печурка), from 19:00. All current members of the Association are urged to attend. To participate as a voting member of the assembly,[…]

FORUM 16 in a new solo office

Just over a year ago, FORUM 16 opened its first office in space we shared with our colleagues at CEFE Macedonia. When CEFE relocated its headquarters to Skopje in January, we were welcomed into a new shared space arrangement with our colleagues at SFERA Macedonia. Last month we set to work creating a new solo[…]

Crowdfunding campaign “KinoBit: Tool for Empowering Young Activists”

From 15 May to 30 June, FORUM 16 is running a crowdfunding campaign “KinoBit: Tool for Empowering Young Activist” to provide 5,500 US dollars, funds needed for equipment for the production of short films during the first Kino Kabaret event in Bitola, Macedonia. The campaign is published on the platform Generosity.com. The preparation of the crowdfunding[…]

Don’t be divided, Stay UNITED

For March 21, International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, FORUM 16 volunteers made a video “Don’t be divided, Stay UNITED” in order send a message to bring an end to racism, discrimination and intolerance. March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of all Forms of Racial Discrimination, established by the General[…]

We Are Visual by FORUM 16 at the American Corner Bitola

As part of its (ST)ART Program, which promotes human rights through arts, FORUM 16 has begun to use the “WeAreVisual Human Rights Audiovisual Toolkit” prepared by MakeDox. This toolkit is a teaching manual for the formal and non-formal educators of youths aged 12-18, and its aim is to promote human rights education by using documentary[…]

FORUM 16 will soon start a crowdfunding campaign

On 11 March 2017 FORUM 16 representatives participated in the first crowdfunding conference in Macedonia organized by the Association Leaders for Education, Activism and Development (LEAD) Skopje.The purpose of this conference was to familiarize the citizens of Macedonia with the concept of crowdfunding as an alternative way of financing projects and ideas, and to offer[…]

FORUM 16 held a workshop for the CLIPS Program

On February 11, FORUM 16 organized a workshop for the Civic Leadership in Prilep Scholars Program (CLIPS). The workshop was titled “Making waves: How to raise the visibility and improve the dissemination of project results.” Participants had the opportunity through simulation of a press conference to learn how to communicate with the public and media,[…]