“Initiative for the Future”
Cross-border Youth Network for cultural and social initiatives
What is the title of the
"Initiative for the Future".
What is the Network?
The Network is a liberal association of youths.
Who can be a member of
Youths aged between 15 and 30 in the Bulgarian-Serbian
What are the principles on which the "Initiative for the Future" Network is based?
- voluntary participation
- politics-free activities
What are the goals of the Network?
- familiarization of the young people with the local and regional culture;
- preservation and development of the cultural traditions of the Balkans;
- promotion of youth volunteer activities;
- engaging the young people in socially significant issues;
- support for the processes of regional and European integration in the areas of culture, arts, education and sports.
How will we achieve the goals?
- by establishing volunteer sections at schools, at other educational establishments and on a geographical basis;
- by creating partnerships;
- by organizing festivals, round tables, seminars, exhibitions, theatrical performances, public campaigns, etc.
Who are our partners?
- local and central authorities;
- institutions and associations in the area of culture and arts;
- local entrepreneurs;
- non-governmental organizations;
- Balkan and European youth structures with similar goals.
What are the governing bodies of the Network?
- Regional Youth Council - the supreme governing body of the Network; it is elected by the General Meeting of the delegates of sections in the Bulgarian and Serbian border region.
- Two Regional Coordination Bodies - in the Republic of Bulgaria and in the Republic of Serbia respectively; they are made up of the local coordinators elected by the sections in the respective country and coordinate local activities.
Which are the signs and symbols of the Network?
- The Membership Cards of the participants.
How can you join the Network?
For details, please write to us at the following e-mail address: email@example.com , or call us at the following phone numbers: 0898 450 463 and 0887 892 194 - for Bulgaria.