Official opening of the Politeia Regional School: Engaging youth in Western Balkans


POLITEIA regional school for youth has officially open its doors for the new generation of young leaders. Natasa Vuckovic, president of the Center for Democracy foundation, Stanka Parac from BNLD, Kerim Medjedovic form LDA Niksic, Marko Mrdak, Deputy Chief Negotiator of Montenegro and Ilija Grgutovic, deputy mayor of Danilovgrad opened the 2019 edition of the school on the 1st of April in Danilovgrad, Montenegro.

25 youngsters from the Western Balkans region and Turkey will follow the 5 day lectures, workshops and interactive activities on different topics connected to the European Union. The activities will offer the youngster the opportunity to understand the strategic approach to reforms, designing of action plans, methodology of planning, implementation and monitoring

Lecturers and moderators, experts from the region are integral part of the programme tackling important aspects of European integration, as negotiating chapters, rule of law and human rights, employment and social cohesion, key challenges in reform processes.

POLITEIA regional school for youth is organised in the framework of the project “Regional Youth Compact for Europe” implemented by the Center for Democracy Foundation, European ALDA network and the ALDA – Western Balkans Network for Local Democracy, CRTA, Youth Act and Sodem. This project is funded by the European Union and the Balkan Trust for Democracy, a project of the German Marshall Fund of the United States.