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Animated-documentary film “Where is home”

In the framework of the project "Empowering young people at risk of social exclusion", the animated-documentary film Home, which was created by the Belgrade center for human rights with the support of the NGO Juventas, was premiered 11th of December, 2019 at the Cineplexx cinema in Podgorica. Created animated – documentary film tells a story [...]

Regional training: Creation of the Regional Advisory body for the monitoring of the policies related to youth at risk

As part of the project "Empowering young people at risk of social exclusion", in the period from 5 -7 th of July, 2019, a regional training network on public advocacy and improvement the position of children and young people at risk, was held. During the training, the participants have been working on development of a [...]

Youth and the use of drugs

Author: Marija Milic Coordinator of Direct assistance program among people who use drugs NGO Juventas We are witnessing an increasing number of titles in media in Montenegro, related to youth and the use of psychoactive substances, where they are most often in younger adults. What is particularly disturbing is that the reports of the Police [...]

ToR for project evaluation

JUVENTAS requires International consultancy TERMS OF REFERENCE 1 Senior Short Term Expert (STE) for the activity of Evaluation of the regional project ARYSE (At-Risk Youth Social Empowerment) The purpose of this assignment is to establish the level of success this project has had, the impact it has made to target groups and the level of [...]

Podcast- Youth and drug policies

With the purpose to hear the voices from as many young people as possible, including those living outside the capital city, public debate took place online in the form of interactive podcast on February 7th 2019. The topic of the podcast was set to be “YOUTH & DRUG POLICIES”, and aimed to initiate a discussion [...]

Round table “Needs, challenges and solutions: What can we do together for children in social risk in Macedonia?”

The round table “Needs, challenges and solutions: What can we do together for children in social risk in Macedonia?” was organized on 21.02.2019. 37 participants from national and local institutions, civil society organizations and international organizations met to discuss the current situation of children at risk and possible ways forward through mutual cooperation. 7 presenters [...]

Regional Advocacy Body established

Regional training within the project “At-Risk Youth Social Empowerment” was held from 05-07. July 2019. The training was dedicated to the creation of the Regional Advocacy Body that will in the future period continue to work on the sustainability of the project results. Altogether 30 members of the NGOs and public authorities from Albania, Bosnia [...]

Round table “Young people who using drugs in Montenegro: lack of support system as the main challenge”

Round table "Young people who use drugs in Montenegro: Lack of support system as the main challenge" was organized by the NGO "Juventas" under the “ARYSE (At Risk Youth Social Empowerment)” project, funded by the European Union through the European Commission. Speakers at mentioned Round table were: Ivana Vujović (Executive Director of NGO Juventas), Marija [...]