Training sessions implemented in Serbia

Within the project "Youth Riders", in period from 16th until 19th of November 2017 in Niš, two 2-day training sessions were held for a total of 32 young people, 16 to 29 years of age, from 7 cross border districts from Serbia (Bor, Zaječar, Nišava, Pirot, Jablanica, Pčinja and Toplica). First training session with the topic "Youth politics and local actions in communities" was held in period 16th -17th of November 2017, while the second training

Training sessions in Bulgaria

11-12, 18-19.11.2017. In Montana and Dupnitsa, two two-day workshops were held for youth leaders and youth workers under the Youth Riders project. The themes of the training were "Organizing of events" and "Organizing successful volunteer initiatives and campaigns", respectively. 

Youth Leaders Camp

In the period 30.08 - 04.09.2017. a youth leaders camp was held in the Kamеnitsa Hill, near Nis, Serbia. The camp was attended by 40 young people, 20 from each country - representatives of youth and working with youth organisations from the border region. Two training sessions were held - Strategic Planning and Advocacy and Public Relations. A Memorandum to build a cross-border youth network was signed and an Address to the public authorities of both countries was drafted during the last two days.

Leader camp in Serbia

Free Youth Centre association, together with Open Club Nis and Kamenitza associations,  partners under Youth Riders project, are organizing an international youth leadership camp in the Kamenichki Vis area, near Nis, Serbia. The camp aims to consolidate the youth sector across the cross-border region, by building an informal network of youth and working with youth organizations. 20 youth leaders (16-29) from Bulgaria and 20 from Serbia will take part in it. It will take place between 31.08 - 04.9.2017 (for 5 days).