FORUM16 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,[…]

Signed MoU with Mladiinfo International

FORUM 16 signed Memorandum of Understanding with Mladiinfo International for support of this year Social Impact Award. SIA is competition and educational program to support entrepreneurial ideas among students who have the potential to develop and implement innovative solutions to global problems. The mission with the award is to increase the interest among young people[…]

FORUM 16’s poster for Safer Internet Day

Today, February 7th, is celebrated as Safer Internet Day. On this occasion, the Association for Civil Activism FORUM 16 – Bitola promotes its poster “If I were a superhero, what would I do to combat hate speech”. The poster is designed by our volunteer Darko Lekovski and for inspiration he used the drawings from the workshop “From Youth[…]

FORUM 16 trained for implementation of “We Are Visual”

Representatives of FORUM 16 participated at the training “We are Visual” organized by MakeDox aiming to promote human rights education by using documentary film. The Association for Civil Activism FORUM 16 – Bitola will start with implementation of the program during the project “Who If Not You(th) Academy” in January 2017. FORUM 16 will use[…]

Call for members for 2017

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[…]