Volunteers Centre Skopje
“Volunteers Centre Skopje” is a non-governmental youth organization created in 2005 by former EVS volunteers. The main goal of the organization is to give non-formal educational possibilities to the young people, in different fields, in local and international level; to promote the idea of volunteerism and to connect young people without reference to their nationality, religion, political, economical or social status. We are putting effort to develop a multicultural civil society, to reinforce the existing democratic structure, to enhance the affirmation of young people through their individual abilities and skills, and to connect the young people with the purpose of their closer cooperation.
Volunteers Centre Skopje, since August 2013 has the role of Regional office for the City of Skopje, for the Coalition of youth organizations SEGA. Our task as regional office is to be contact point for the coalition and to help and coordinate all the regional activities on the territory of the city of Skopje, organized by the Coalition SEGA.
In October 2012 Volunteers Centre Skopje become a member of the European Youth4Media Network e.V. which is a European association of 40 organizations from 27 countries working in the field of community media and civil society. In 2013 and 2014 we were more focused on development of our local community and local activities thus we were developing local youth strategies for several municipalities and organized 2 Human Libraries (5th December 2013 and 27th November 2014) and workshops on weekly bases in Career Centres at the High Schools ASUC “Boro Petrushevski” and DSPU “Brakja Miladinovci” for development of employability skills among young people on age 14-19.