Anti-Rumour Campaign: Glasno Sokache – Budno Chikmache, 2020

Project Overview: The anti-rumour campaign “Glasno Sokache –Budno Chikmache” is a series of workshops and community activities that help disestablish rumours and stereotypes that affect the youth, Roma people, LGBTQI and other minorities that live within the Bitola region of North Macedonia. This project aims to create a group of Anti-Rumour Agents who will identify[…]

New Anti-rumour Activities

FORUM 16 this year organized new activities under the anti-rumour campaign “Glasno sokache – Budno chikmache”*. During September and early October, a series of workshops were organized with the activists for change, ie the campaign team formed through a public call by FORUM 16. On October 25 and 26, a volunteer action was conducted involving[…]

Participation in the “TECHknowledge” project

From September 6-9, 2019, two FORUM 16 representatives participated in an Advance Planning Visit held in Tallinn, Estonia, which was one of the project activities of the “TECHknowledge” project. This project, or youth exchange, is for young people aged 18 to 25, who will meet in Tallinn, Estonia from October 9-18, 2019 to develop skills[…]

Call for Participants for Kino Kabaret Bitola 2018

Association for Civil Activism FORUM 16 announces the call for participants in Bitola’s first Kino Kabaret, to launch the creation of KinoBit – apermanent Kino cell in Bitola. This cell will develop an ongoing program of events, to include movie screenings and technical programs designed to help promote the making of amateur films and videos.[…]

FORUM 16 part of the Coalition Against Food Waste

FORUM 16 is one of the several organizations that are local partners in the project “W-S-S Effect – Building capacities and cultivating accountability for real alleviation of (food) poverty”. This project isa 36 months project financed by the European Union under IPA CSF program 2016-2017.  The project is implemented by three action partners: “Food for[…]

Loud sokache – Awake chikmache

In August 2018, FORUM 16 started a new initiative: “Glasno sokache- Budno chikmache”* as part of its ongoing efforts to break down and reduce harmful stereotypes, prejudices, and hate speech. Through pilot activities undertaken in Bitola during 2017, FORUM 16 identified common themes that promote negative stereotypes referring to women, youth, the elderly, Roma and[…]