Do You Want to Do Something Special? Visit Macedonia!

Posted on August 25th, 2016 in Articles, My EuropeRespond to this post »

Imagine a summer language school in a small, but sunny country with a rich, cultural and food variety offer. The young adventurist Gabor Parti didn’t have to imagine it, because this was exactly his experience during his stay in Republic of Macedonia.This summer, Andras, Gabor, Marcell and 5 other young Hungarians decided to spend a short adventure in Macedonia. Andras and Gabor have already been in Macedonia before, so they convinced their friends that they must visit ‘this country with nice people, beautiful landscape and delicious food’, as Andras says.

Gabor visited Macedonia many times, but before his first visit he had no clue about the country at all, he only knew the flag, all because of his childhood enthusiasm for... Read More »

Project Manager at Valoso

Posted on August 3rd, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing application Open to: experienced project managers Remuneration: paid position

Description

Do you need a video made but don’t have time or the patience to make one yourself? Problem solved! You can connect to talented and skilled video editors, videographers, and visual effects (VFX) specialists all around the world enabling you to hire the best video editor for your video project. They are the best at what they do and they can help you create what you need when you need it at a fraction of the cost compared to the Media Agencies. Valoso is growing and now its expanding into Skopje, Macedonia. Valoso is in need of a project manager who has experience delivering sprints (in agile methodology) on time... Read More »

International Youth Conference: European Values for the Future of SEE Countries

Posted on August 1st, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2016 Open to: youth leaders, youth workers, youth activists and youth policy makers Venue: 22-26 September 2016, Krusevo, Macedonia

Description

Youth Alliance-Krusevo is pleased to announce an open call for participants to participate on the 14th International Youth Conference that will be held in Krusevo, Macedonia. The topic of the conference will be “European Values for the Future of the Southeastern European countries”. The International Youth Conference brings together the most valuable young leaders, workers and activists from the region for the past 14 years. If you are with a passion for SEE regional issues and a track record of making a significant impact, we welcome you to apply to attend on the Conference.  

Eligibility Young leaders aged... Read More »

Call for Contribution: Activist Citizenship in Southeast Europe

Posted on July 26th, 2016 in Contests, Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 September 2016 Open to: everyone interested in the topic with focus on the theme “activist citizenship” in Bulgaria, Macedonia, Kosovo or Albania Venue: Online Journal

Description

In the period since the global financial crisis, there has been a marked upsurge in citizen-led activism across the globe, including the Occupy movements and the so-called “Arab Spring”. Such events also spanned across Southeast Europe (SEE). Although there are several possible ways to demarcate the boundaries of SEE, including: Slovenia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo, Albania, and Serbia. The journal seeks additional contributions for an accepted special issue of Europe-Asia Studies entitled “Activist Citizenship in Southeast Europe”. In order to complete the volume 3 to 4 further contributions are needed.

Eligibility

Anybody interested in the topic,... Read More »

CEP Research Fellow: Young Professional Development Program

Posted on July 13th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 July 2016 Open to: citizens or residents of one of the following states: Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro; with MA, an LLM or a PhD degree in political science, European studies, economics, law, environmental studies etc. Fellowship: length of the program is six months, dependent upon the chosen research topic; starting in November 2016

Description

The European Policy Centre (CEP) is launching a call for young professionals in the fields of social sciences and humanities for a six month, full-time, Research Fellowship, as a part of the Think Tank Young Professional Development Program. The Research Fellow will, under the guidance of an experienced mentor, have the opportunity to be involved in all CEP’s research activities during the fellowship.

The... Read More »

International Student Conference in Skopje

Posted on July 11th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 August 2016 Open to: students aged 18 years and over Venue: 29-30 September 2016, Skopje, Macedonia

Description

Having two successful student conferences from the previous two years, the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences at International Balkan University in Skopje is delighted to announce its 3rd student congress that will be held in Skopje, Macedonia. The main theme of the student conference will be “Contemporary Leadership-Challenges and Opportunities”. The purpose of the congress is to gather 50 international and a number of domestic students that are going to present and discuss the contemporary issues of today and share their researches and knowledge related to a variety of topics offered by our three faculties.

Some of the given topics to... Read More »

Senior Short Term Expert at TACSO Macedonia

Posted on June 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 07 July 2016 Open to: university degree holders in the specified field, at least 10 years of relevant experience, proven knowledge of English (both written and spoken) Remuneration: based on knowledge

Description

The general objective of the TACSO 2 Project is to strengthen the overall capacities and accountability of the Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) within the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) beneficiaries and to guarantee the quality of services of CSOs and a sustainable role of the CSOs in the democratic process.

An important activity under the project is implementation of the component People to People which provides an excellent opportunity for CSOs in the countries of the Western Balkans and Turkey to expand their knowledge about the... Read More »

Civica Mobitas: Proposals for Internship Plans

Posted on June 13th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2016 Open to: Swiss citizens with origins from the Republic of Macedonia or Macedonian Citizens permanently or temporary living in Switzerland Grant: for a period longer than 6 months and not exceeding a maximum of 6,000 CHF per INR Grant

Description

Civica Mobilitas under the Call for Proposals CM-INR-01 calls upon proposals for internship plans that offer support to interaction between Swiss and Macedonian CSOs, civil society actors and their constituencies. Civica Mobilitas is a Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) project that is implemented by NIRAS from Denmark, the Macedonian Center for International Cooperation (MCIC) and the Swedish Institute for Public Administration (SIPU).

Eligibility Have a minimum age of 18 years; Be a Swiss Citizen with origins from the Republic of... Read More »

Call for Nominations: International UNITED Conference

Posted on June 13th, 2016 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 26 August 2016 Open to: activists living in the countries of the Council of Europe, representing (inter)national antiracist, antifascist, refugee, and minority rights organisations Venue: 26 Oct 2016 – 31 Oct 2016, Ohrid, Macedonia

Description

UNITED invites your organisation to nominate a delegate for the UNITED Conference near Lake Ohrid, FYR Macedonia: “Living together: Transform a divided past into our common future”

Our lives as a community depend on how we can handle cultural, social and ethnic differences, and make strength out of diversity. Our success as nations depends on how we can learn from the experiences of our ancestors and not repeat the same mistakes again and again. When we select our leaders, we must pick them carefully, avoiding those that... Read More »

ZIP Institute in Macedonia is Looking for a Project Assistant!

Posted on June 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 June 2016 Open to: candidates with the background in social sciences (MA degree is a strong asset) and language proficiency in English and Macedonian Venue: Zip Institute, Skopje, Macedonia with initial contract is signed for a period of 3 months, with a possibility of extension

Description

Zip Institute, an NGO based in Skopje, Macedonia, is looking for one project assistant. Talented candidates who crave learning new skills and aren’t afraid to tackle big projects are invited to apply. As part of our team you will get to work on real projects that will help you and our organization maintain the growth pace.

Eligibility

• Background in social sciences (MA degree is a strong asset); • Language proficiency in English and Macedonian. Knowledge... Read More »