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Community Based Services for People with Disabilities

As part of the SOCIETIES project, Caritas Bosnia and Herzegovina initiated the process of forming social inclusion working groups. The aim of these working groups is to enhance the participation and role of civil society organizations in the decision-making process and to exchange the knowledge and experience of these associations and organizations with public institutions [...]

February 18th, 2019|news|

Monitoring and evaluation of sub granted initiatives in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina

In the first week of December, within the activity Monitoring and evaluation of sub granted initiatives, Mr. Fusaro, Senior project expert, together with Caritas Serbia project team, performed three monitoring visits to the sub-granted projects in Serbia. The goal of this activity was to have a constant screening of the situation at grass-root level, in [...]

February 12th, 2019|news|

Training: Fundraising – traditional and alternative sources of funding for civil society organizations, held in Belgrade

In the framework of the project SOCIETIES - Support of CSOs and empowering technical skills, Inclusion of people with disabilities and EU standards in South East Europe, Association “Nasa kuca“ and Caritas Serbia organized a training on Fundraising, which was held on 12 and 13 December in Belgrade. The training was intended for civil society [...]

December 13th, 2018|news|

Training on public relations held in Belgrade

Within the framework of the project SOCIETIES, Association “Nasa kuca“ and Caritas Serbia organized a training on public relations on 21 and 22 November, for civil society organizations dealing with people with mental health problems or bringing together people with disabilities. This training is part of the capacity-building program of civil society organizations in the [...]

November 23rd, 2018|news|

Fundraising and Public relations trainings in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Within the project SOCIETIES, partner organization Fenix from Tuzla, in cooperation with Information Center for Disabled Persons "Lotos" Tuzla organized two trainings: on Fundraising, held on 25-26 October and on Public relations on 15-16 November 2018 in Tuzla. "Lotos" Tuzla is a long-standing leader in the struggle for the rights of people with disabilities with [...]

November 18th, 2018|news|

ANTI-STIGMA CAMPAIGN INTERNATIONAL DESIGN CONTEST RESULTS AND AWARDS

In early September 2018 Caritas organizations from South-East Europe, together with Caritas Italiana and Caritas Bulgaria, launched a design contest for the mental health anti-stigma campaign under the slogan “IT CAN HAPPEN TO ANYONE”. Campaign had been realized within the project “SOCIETIES” on the occasion of 10th October, World Mental Health Day with the goal to [...]

November 14th, 2018|news|

A meeting of the social inclusion working group was held in Belgrade

In the framework of the project Societies - Support of CSOs and empowering technical skills, Inclusion of people with disabilities and EU standards in South East Europe, the sixth meeting of the Working Group on Social Inclusion in Serbia took place on Tuesday 30 October in Belgrade. The aim of the meeting was to initiate [...]

October 31st, 2018|news|

With the forum theatre “Stories from the Soul” Caritas Serbia commemorated World Mental Health Day in Belgrade

On the occasion of the October 10 - World Mental Health Day, a forum theater - Stories from the Soul was held in Belgrade, Serbia.  This interactive theatre performance is based on the experiences of users of psychiatric services. Forum Theater is a specific type of open theatre, which aims to influence current sensitive topics. [...]

October 10th, 2018|news|

Caritas BiH commemorated the World Mental Health Day

The World Mental Health Day is observed each year on October 10, and it is an opportunity to warn of the growing mental illness and disease problem with the aim of raising awareness, education and efforts to improve mental health. In this regard, Caritas BiH at Sarajevo Children's Square organized the distribution of promotional materials, [...]

October 10th, 2018|news|

We have the winners!

We have the winners of the International design contest for the best graphic solution for the antistigma campaign "It can happen to anyone". 1. Kristina Posavac Radović – Bosnia and Herzegovina (No. 24) 2. Domenico Limka – Albania (No. 28) 3. Danijel Broćilović - Bosnia and Herzegovina (No. 29)

October 10th, 2018|news|