LOCAL VOICES LEADING COMMON ACTION IN THE SOUTH OF SERBIA
Good things for local communities can only be done consistently and qualitatively if the civil sector, local self-government and citizens come together and act
PIN HAS LAUNCHED THE EARTHQUAKE SYRIA AND TÜRKIYE EMERGENCY APPEAL
PIN is releasing CZK 1 million from the Club of Friends fund to help people affected by the earthquake. In addition, PIN has launched the Earthquake Syria and Türkiye Emergency appeal:
EFFICIENT WASTE MANAGEMENT IN CANTON SARAJEVO
In a meeting held on Tuesday, December 13th, forming of a working body was agreed to work on facilitating waste recycling procedures in 2023. At the same time, a public call is open for the distribution of composters to interested residents of Sarajevo Canton.
KOVY IN SARAJEVO – FAMOUS CZECH YOUTUBER HEADS TO BOSNIA AND HEZEGOVINA WITH PEOPLE IN NEED
SUPPORTING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES AND CREATING INCLUSIVE PUBLIC SPACES IN MOSTAR
People with disabilities, along with their neighbours and volunteers, improved a public space in Mostar that serves a group home. Public spaces present a venue for dialogue and creativity by bringing people together around common issues. Mobilising citizens and contributing to the development of civic, cultural, and economic life is the aim of our project Mostar - Spaces to Activate and Rejuvenate.
TO BE A ROLE MODEL–SOCIAL SERVICES IN CZECHIA INSPIRE ESTABLISHING A SOCIAL SYSTEM IN KOSOVO
People in Need (PIN) has been working in Kosovo on-and-off since 1998. During this time, we have had the opportunity to observe the emergence of local civil society. One persistent problem in Kosovo is the lack of support for vulnerable groups–minorities, elderly people, or people with disabilities. However, Czechia could be a role model for how to provide better social services.