On 23rd of August 2015, Coalition of youth organization SEGA within the project “Implementation on the Convention on the rights of the child” organized coordinating meeting with the local partners in Struga, hotel “Drim” aiming to plan coordination and concrete directions, also to discuss the activities that will be implemented in the period September/December. The aim of the project encompasses a process for monitoring and evaluation of the “Convention on the rights of the child” in the field of child participation and youth in the process of decision making at local and national level. The main aim of the Coalition of youth organizations SEGA is direct influence to the protection of child rights in the primary and secondary schools, through establishment of the model Child Ombudsman and improvement of the structure of the school organizations as well as organizations of fair elections of presidents in the schools.
Additionally on this meeting was discussed about the improvement of the proposal activities in the next phase of the project.
On this meeting participated nine local partners: Prilep, Ohrid, Struga, Debar, Gostivar, Tetovo, Kumanovo, Shtip and Kavadarci.
The project "Implementation on the Convention on the rights of the child" is supported by the Children Foundation Pestalozzi.
Training for trainers for carrier counseling for social inclusion of people with fewer opportunities, with special accent on the young people through creation of equal opportunities for access into the labor market – This is the aim of this training for carrier counseling within the projects Fostering social inclusion through employability enhancement “Open door – for youth by youth”, that was held in Struga. The organizer of this training for trainers is Coalition of youth organizations SEGA in partnership with the non-governmental organization KABA from Slovakia and EASP from Macedonia.
Through carrier counseling of young people it is expected their skills to be improved, therefore to increase the rate of the youth employability, to be fully included into the labor market and into the society.
The executive director of Coalition SEGA, Zoran Ilieseki considers that through this training Macedonia will also use the methodology that the European Union implements in practice for increasing the youth employability rate.
- We are proud that we are participating in the establishment of the basics of the career counselors in Macedonia and that through this training with help of our partners from Slovakia we will have the opportunity to implement in practice the methodology that EU countries implement for increasing the youth employability rate, emphasized Zoran Ilieski
This training, according to the opinion of Marija Kubishova, trainer from KABA Slovakia, is part of the set of trainings that will be organized in the next period and will enable the participants to acquire additional skills and knowledge for working with youth that face with social inclusion especially with children with education and social issues and bad behavior in school.
- I am positively surprised by the Macedonian participants and their motivation and enthusiasm for work and improvement of their knowledge, emphasized Kubishova.
Through the project are planned number of activities that will help in the creation of social cards for children and young people without parents, building of the skills and youth workers that work in the associations and social institutions, opening of youth centers for information in Bitola, Prilep and Skopje and preparing young people for the process of their employment with providing of practical work in the private sector.
The project Fostering Social Inclusion through employability enhancement "Open door - for youth by youth" is supported by the European Union
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Coalition of youth organizations SEGA since June 2016 has started to implement the project “Promotion of child rights and intercultural communication” in partnership with Counsel for prevention of juvenile delinquency – Kavadarci, Macedonian Center for Civil education – Strumica, Majka – Kumanovo, Center for education and development – Tearce, Tetovo, and supported by the Children Foundation Pestalozzi.
The main activity of this project is Summer Camp that is implementing during the period of 27.07.2016 – 10.08.2016, in the Children village Trogen, Switzerland. The same will include 40 children with different ethnic background from Prilep, Kavadarci, Tetovo, Kumanovo and Strumica.
Mutual living, activities and intercultural exchange are part of the summer camp and aim to provide quality intercultural exchange for young people. Within the activities of the camp young people will prepare local campaigns for promotion of the intercultural communication and child rights in their cities and schools, as well as activities will be implemented in occasion of the Children’s week in the period of 03-07 October 2016 in Prilep, Kavadarci, Tetovo, Kumanovo and Strumica.
So far Coalition SEGA organized two Summer Camps within this project. The first Summer Camp was realized in Strumica, in hotel Atlantis Palace, and the same included 50 children with different ethnic background, aged 14 – 16, while the second Summer Camp was realized in hotel Biser, Struga that included 42 children aged 14 -16 from the following cities: Prilep, Strumica, Skopje, Kumanovo, Kavadarci and Tetovo.
Coalition SEGA with support of the Children Foundation Pestalozzi so far realized 14 intercultural exchanges in Trogen, Switzerland. Till this moment, 560 children with different ethnic background took participation on these exchanges from 20 primary and high schools from 10 cities in Macedonia.
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