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Statement on the occasion of International Volunteers Day, 5th of December 2018
Modified:04 Dec 18

Statement on the occasion of International Volunteers Day, 5th of December 2018

Volunteers build resilient communities. For almost 100 years in the world and 70 years in Yugoslavia and Serbia international volunteers build the resilience of the global community through workcamps – resilience against omnipresent intolerance among peoples, growth of nationalistic ideas that place people either on black or white side. We celebrate the International Volunteers Day […]

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Obedska bara as an example of sustainable agriculture, an article published in Info – Europa (Die Presse)
Modified:14 Nov 18

Obedska bara as an example of sustainable agriculture, an article published in Info – Europa (Die Presse)

Following the invitation of the editor of Info – Europa (published as a supplement of the daily newspaper Die Presse) Milka Gvozdenovic from YRS has written an article about sustainable agriculture in SEE. The need for stronger dialogue and cooperation between stakeholders on sustainable agriculture development in SEE region is illustrated with an example from […]

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Work from Serbia among the winners of “Danube Art Master 2018”
Modified:16 Nov 18

Work from Serbia among the winners of “Danube Art Master 2018”

VIENNA, 29 October 2018 – Susanne Brandstetter, Chairperson of the Public Participation Expert Group of the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR), responsible for promoting the Danube Art Master initiative in the Danube River Basin, announced the results of this year’s international competition … The authors of the third-ranked work on […]

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CURRENTLY ON: International training in non formal education “GREEN VOICE OF YOUTH IN MEDIA”, 19-26 August 2018
Modified:23 Aug 18

CURRENTLY ON: International training in non formal education “GREEN VOICE OF YOUTH IN MEDIA”, 19-26 August 2018

Young Researchers of Serbia this week organise an international training in non formal education “GREEN VOICE OF YOUTH IN MEDIA”  in Belgrade, Serbia. The training gathers 20 participants from 10 organisations, all members of two international networks: Alliance of European Voluntary Service Organisations and Youth Environment Europe, including MINE VAGANTI, Italy Ecological Movement of Thessaloniki, […]

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The return of the Ibis – our work continues
Modified:31 Jul 18

The return of the Ibis – our work continues

YRS has received support from the Ministry of the Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbia to continue the project in Obedska bara. This year our focus will be the realization of the international voluntary workcamp and printing of road maps indicating Obedska bara. The project will be implemented in cooperation with public enterprise Vojvodinasume […]

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Erasmus+ projects of Young Researchers of Serbia considered examples of good practice
Modified:03 Jul 18

Erasmus+ projects of Young Researchers of Serbia considered examples of good practice

On the 2nd of July 2018 Tempus  Foundation organised an intersectoral meeting in Nis, with the support of the Bulgarian embassy. The meeting gathered representatives of projects in the area of formal education, vocational training, adult education and youth, supported through the national calls of Tempus Foundation in 2017 and 2018 for the Erasmus+ Programme of the […]

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Do you know about The Green Chair mechanism?
Modified:26 Jun 18

Do you know about The Green Chair mechanism?

One of the most successful examples of public participation in the environmental decision making in Serbia is cooperation between Committee for the environmental protection of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and CSOs. The Green Chair is a name for the process of cooperation but also is the name of the network of […]

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BioNET network – position paper on biodiversity in Western Balkan countries
Modified:01 Jun 18

BioNET network – position paper on biodiversity in Western Balkan countries

Young Researchers of Serbia has coordinated preparation of the CSOs’ position paper on biodiversity policy and EU negotiation Chapter 27. The position paper points the need for improved cooperation on the regional but also on the EU level and emphases numerous problems in the nature protection sector as well the challenges in the work of […]

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