Supporting the action “NO ONE hungry”

At the beginning of April 2018, FORUM 16 joined 4 other civil society organizations in an action to help socially vulnerable families in Bitola. On April 4, the Center for European Development and Integration organized an action to collect non-perishable food, which was given to eight socially vulnerable families just before the Easter holidays. FORUM[…]

Training for social entrepreneurship in Bitola

Within the project: “Support for development of local social enterprises” financed by the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Macedonia, and implemented by the Association Konekt, one-day trainings are conducted in Strumica, Bitola and Tetovo for social entrepreneurship intended for representatives of institutions, municipalities, business sector (large, small and medium enterprises) and potential social[…]

“Photo Message” for 21 March

On 15 March the volunteers of FORUM 16 started the activity “Photo Message” to call attention to the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on 21 March. The volunteers will stop different people in the community and briefly share information about what happen on this day. They will then ask to take photos[…]

FORUM 16 member of the Network for Financial Sustainability

FORUM 16 is one of the 70 civil society organizations (CSOs) that are members of the informal network for financial sustainability of the civil sector. The aim of the network is to advocate for favorable legal changes in the following areas: Tax treatment of CSOs; Tax incentives for donations and sponsorships for CSOs and for[…]

New campaign “365 workers’ rights for youth!”

Are you aware of your own labor rights? At the beginning of 2018, the Coalition of youth organizations SEGA through the Youth Information and Advisory Centers INFO SEGA from Prilep and Kavadarci, in cooperation with Faculteti.mk and the Agency for Youth and Sport, officially started the National campaign “365 workers’ rights for youth”. The aim[…]

Call for members for 2018

If you are interested in the development of civil society and want to promote human rights through art, to improve the situation of young people, or to enhance cooperation between the business sector and civil society organizations through the creation of a common space for learning and working, then this is a great opportunity for[…]

Local discussion “Informed and involved youth”

On October 31, 2017 at the Hotel “Tref” Bitola, at 12 o’clock, the Association for Civil Activism FORUM 16 – Bitola will organize a local discussion “Informed and involved youth”. This local discussion is part of the activities of the project “Youth information as a basis for youth participation” implemented by the Coalition of youth[…]

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[…]