Trainings for 100 Women from Mitrovica within the Project ‘’Supportive Business Environment for Women Start-Ups in North and South Mitrovicë/a” began

On 20th and 21st of November the first round of trainings within the project ‘’Supportive business environment for women start-ups in North and South Mitrovicë/a” began.

These last two days women from Mitrovca both North and South were trained on business planning, marketing and sales. The sets of trainings include four rounds which participants need to pass in order to have the possibility to apply for grants in range of 2,500 – 7,000 €. Within these trainings 100 women will be engaged.

Round Table for the Activist Lab

Community Building Mitrovica organized round table with representatives of different CSOs, other non-formal groups and activists from Mitrovica Region. In this event present were also representatives of PAX for Peace - an international peacebuilding NGO based in Utrech, while was discussed for the creation of the Activist Lab in Mitrovica.

What is the Activist Lab?

- Activist Lab is a unique tool designed by PAX to inspire and improve the work of civil society activists, and enable them to connect and collaborate creatively around vital local issues. During a facilitated cocreation workshop, activists from different backgrounds will come together to interact, network, exchange good practices, and develop an innovative and concrete action around a priority issue determined in advance. ‘’Protection of common religious and cultural heritage’’ is the first issue expected to be addressed from the Activist Lab.

The three key partners involved in development and delivery of the project are: PAX for Peace, Community Building Mitrovica and Butterfly Works.