The realization of the project “Right to Work for Everyone” began on April 1st, 2019 in the Mitrovica region. The project was financed by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency and supported by the Danish Refugee Council. The project is implemented by the NGO Center for Lifelong Learning Lighthouse. The goal of the project “Right to Work for Everyone” is to provide equal opportunities for education and employment of members of marginalized social groups living in the Mitrovica region. The realization of the project will contribute to the empowerment of Roma population as well as members of other marginalized groups in this area.
Center for Lifelong Learning Lighthouse is a non-governmental organization that combats social and economic problems. Lighthouse fulfills its mission through programs of lifelong learning, social inclusion and economic strengthening. Organization consists of two main divisions that operate in Mitrovica and Belgrade. Lighthouse mainly focuses on vulnerable society members, such as: people with disabilities, internally displaced persons, returnees, minorities, children and youth and other groups in high risk of social exclusion. Lighthouse thus directs activities towards creation of better living standards of these society members.
Center for Lifelong Learning Lighthouse opened an office in Belgrade on November 1. 2018. The business premises are located at Miloja Zakića 8/a in Čukarica municipality.
Within the project KS08 “Partnership for Social Inclusion in Kosovo” representatives of the non-governmental organization Center for Lifelong Learning Lighthouse made a study visit to the Czech Republic in the period from October 14th to October 22nd, 2018.
The SOS Center for Returnees started its work on April 2, 2018. SOS Center for Returnees was contacted by 148 persons, out of which 61 women and 87 men.
During September, Free Time Centers Zvečan and Zubin Potok will enroll new students aged 14 to 18 years old.
The second two days seminar within the project "Reintegration of Returnees in North Kosovo" was held in the premises of CIVIC Center in North Mitrovica.
A two days seminar within the project "Reintegration of Returnees in North Kosovo" was conducted in the premises of CIVIC Center in North Mitrovica.
SOS Center for Returnees in Mitrovica started working on April 2, 2018. SOS Center provides services to all the returnees living in Northern Kosovo.
On Monday, January 30, 2017, in the scope of the project RAPID, a workshop on a topic "Social Inclusion and Social Entrepreneurship" will be organized.
Social Enterprise "Veza" is preparing a new pallet of products for Valentine’s day. The enterprise will offer around twenty new products dedicated to this day.