The Regional Office for Youth Cooperation – RYCO held a ceremony of signing contracts with supported organizations from Montenegro. Ms. Milena Bešić, Director of CEDEM, attended the signing ceremony of the contracts that received financial support for the organization of youth exchange programs under the first RYCO call for project proposals.
Mr. Edin Koljenović addressed RYCO, presenting the results of the open call. He pointed out that in addition to the awarded organizations and schools, there are twelve other organizations and schools from Montenegro that will implement RYCO projects as partners of project promoters from the region who are supported through this call.
Mr. Nenad Koprivica, on behalf of the Directorate for Youth of the Ministry of Sports, stressed that the ambitious goals set by RYCO at the beginning of its work have now been met and that the organization will continue to work on joint reconciliation of young people in the region.
Implementation of CEDEM’s project, YOUth can change the future, will begin in June. The project will enable the creation of new opportunities for young people and the future of the region, with the aim of better understanding human rights, encouraging regional exchange and cooperation, and helping to build trust among young people of different ethnic groups.
In addition to our organization, this project call also supported the NGO Alfa Center and the Secondary School of Economics and Catering from Nikšić.