CENTER FOR YOUTH INTEGRATION

ASSOCIATION OF CITIZENS ESTABLISHED IN 2004

MISSION

Our mission is to contribute to making an inclusive society through consultations between children and community, by improving existing and creating some new mechanisms which provide equal chances for a capacity development of each street involved child and a child who is at high risk of becoming street involved.

 
 

VISION

Our vision: Organization which improves the position of children at risk, by promoting policies and practices in accordance with the needs of children, by improving the quality of work, by providing services and developing a model of assistance in Belgrade and in other communities.

 
 
 
 
 

OUR WORK

 

DROP IN SHELTER

Drop in shelter is a licensed service, recognized in Law on social protection, with the aim to improve life quality of the street involved children.

REFUGEE RESPONSE: PROJECTS OF SUPPORT CHILDREN REFUGEES AND MIGRANTS

Projects supporting refugee and migrant children in Serbia were created in October 2015 as a response to the refugee crisis in Europe.

PROGRAM OF EDUCATION

Program of education is organized with a goal to include children in the educational system in early age, as a measure of support and prevention…

REGIONAL RESOURCE CENTRE

The aim of the Regional Resource Centre for Child Protection for South Eastern Europe (RRC) is to develop strong regional community…

PHILANTHROPY PROGRAM

Philanthropy program aim is to provide sustainability of the Centre for youth integration programs.

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE - CAFÉ BAR 16

Bearing in mind all the problems which the street-involved children face on daily basis, we have set as our work priority a widespread…

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The Center for Youth Integration is the winner of the “Remembering Hilda Dajč” award

The Center for Youth Integration expresses its gratitude and pride for receiving the "Remembering of Hilda Dajč" award in the Youth Recognition category for the expressed civic responsibility and social awareness. In Belgrade, on May 8th, in the University Library...

A STORY OF SUSTAINABLE CHANGE IN SERBIA

How government and civil society can join forces against child labour "Sometimes I did have something to eat, and sometimes I didn’t. That was the reason I was working in the street." Boško Prologue It is estimated that 10% of children aged 5 to 17 years are involved...

REVIS project in Serbia: “Since the project started, I talk more with children about various problems, they open up to me and all this means a lot to them” (teacher from one primary school)

Since January 2021, the REVIS project - "Response to Peer Violence against Children in Schools and Adjacent Settings" (Responding to Violence against Children in Schools and Adjacent Settings) has been implemented in Serbia. After the successful completion of the...

REVIS projekat u Srbiji: “Od kada je počeo projekat, više razgovaram sa decom o različitim problemima, otvaraju mi se i sve ovo im mnogo znači” (nastavnica iz jedne osnovne škole)

Od januara 2021. godine, u Srbiji se implementira projekat REVIS - „Odgovor na vršnjačko nasilje među decom u školama i susednim okruženjima“(Responding to Violence against children in Schools and adjacent settings). Nakon uspešnog završenog procesa pilotiranja u dve...

Presentation of the results of the research on the implementation of the General Comment No. 21 on children in the street situation

On the occasion of April 12, the International Day of Street Children, the Center for Youth Integration presented the results of a survey on the implementation of General Comment No. 21 on street children by the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child at a conference...

CYI is hiring: Consultant in the REVIS project

 Location: Serbia  Position: Consultancy  Period: April - December 2022  Duration: approx. 10 working days  Deadline to apply: April 24th 2022 About Terre des hommes Terre des hommes (Tdh) is the leading Swiss organization for children’s aid. In 2019, our health,...

The final ChildHub Conference in Serbia

The final ChildHub Conference in Serbia was held, in person, on March 22, 2022 and was accredited by the Chamber of Social Welfare. After 7 years, the Center for Youth Integration, which is also a local partner organization in Serbia in this regional project,...

Center for Youth Integration is looking for Cultural Mediator/Translator for French

The Center for Youth Integration is an association of citizens whose mission, for 18 years, in consultation with children and the community, is to contribute to the creation of an inclusive society, by improving existing and creating new mechanisms that provide equal...

“So what if I’m a boy? So what if I’m a girl?”

With the aim of promoting the REVIS project "Responding to Violence against Children in Schools and Adjacent Settings", the First Obrenovac Primary School in Belgrade, drew a beautiful mural on a building in the school yard. The mural symbolizes the very topic that...

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By creating a comprehensive network of support, the Center for Youth Integration seeks to provide a better future for the children involved in the life and work on the street and children who are at risk of becoming so.

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